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September
06,
2017
The fall series of Music Under the Oaks, a complimentary concert series in Audubon Park, begins Sunday, October 1, at Newman Bandstand with a performance by the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra Brass Quintet fr
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August
31,
2017
To provide aid to fellow Houston-area Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) facilities impacted by Hurricane Harvey flooding, Audubon Nature Institute will donate $5 from every general admission ticket sold at its properties from Thursday, August
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August
30,
2017
Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium is currently home to a small collection of tarantula hawks, a beautiful insect that offers a fascinating study in contradictions. For example, the tarantula hawk technically is a wasp. It's the
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August
24,
2017
Shiver me timbers! Audubon Aquarium of the Americas is hosting swashbuckling days with pirate and princess-themed fun on Saturday, September 16 and Sunday, September 17 from 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Guests dressed in their finest royal attire or as a
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August
22,
2017
Summer is winding down and that means changes are coming to Audubon Nature Institute's schedule, including Cool Zoo/Gator Run water park, which will close for the season after Labor Day on Monday, September 4. Beginning September 11, Audubon
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Scales & Ales: Audubon Aquarium’s Premier Party After Dark

13
Sep
2017
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Zoo volunteer who once raised orangutans now raises money for their survival

03
Sep
2017
www.theadvocate.com
Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium becomes home to world's largest wasps
The Insectarium's newest resident is one for the record books. A small collection for tarantula hawks now occupies an exhibit at the Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium downtown. The insect is technically a wasp and its name comes in part from their primary prey, the much bigger tarantula.
01
Sep
2017
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Ron, Moon And The White Alligators Of Audubon Zoo
Today, the Audubon Zoo is treasured by residents and visitors alike. But it wasn’t always that way.
17
Aug
2017
wwno.org
300 unique New Orleans moments: Audubon Zoo opens doors as Merz Memorial Zoo On May 15, 1938
Audubon Park housed collections of animals as early as 1893. But it wasn’t until 20 years later the zoo as New Orleanians know it began to take shape.
13
Aug
2017
www.theadvocate.com
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