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March
18,
2020
| 11:27 PM America/Chicago
Due to the outbreak of the coronavirus in the Greater New Orleans area, Audubon Nature Institute is rescheduling Hancock Whitney Zoo-To-Do and Zoo-To-Do for Kids presented by Children's Hospital New Orleans.  Hancock Whitney Zoo-To-Do will
March
11,
2020
| 09:43 PM America/Chicago
March 21 In following with the City, State, and U.S. Center for Disease Control's guidelines for safety, Audubon has made the decision to close Audubon Riverview Park (The Fly) to pedestrians and vehicular traffic as well as Audubon Golf and
March
09,
2020
| 08:09 PM America/Chicago
EVENT CANCELLED The Spring 2020 edition of Music Under the Oaks, the complimentary Audubon Park concert series, kicks off Sunday, March 22, with a performance by Robin Barnes & the Fiyabirds from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the Newman
March
06,
2020
| 05:01 PM America/Chicago
EVENT POSTPONED Party for the Planet presented by Entergy is a series of events and activities celebrating the wonders of nature held across multiple Audubon Nature Institute attractions, March 23 to June 20. Party for the Planet presented by
March
02,
2020
| 05:00 PM America/Chicago
On Monday, March 2, Audubon Zoo, Audubon Aquarium of the Americas, and Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium will be open seven days a week. The spring/summer schedule continues through Monday, September 7. Springtime is a booming season full

New Orleans Aquarium Names New Endangered Penguin Chick After NBA Player Zion Williamson

25
Mar
2020
people.com

New Orleans aquarium names newborn penguin after Pelicans rookie Zion Williamson

24
Mar
2020
www.usatoday.com
Aquarium names penguin chick after Zion Williamsonopens in new window
The Audubon Aquarium of the Americas in New Orleans announced Tuesday that its new penguin chick has been named Zion, after New Orleans Pelicans rookie sensation Zion Williamson.
24
Mar
2020
www.espn.com
Audubon Nature Institute launching virtual online series during temporary closingsopens in new window
Are you longing for a peek at the roaring lions at Audubon Zoo’s African Savanna exhibit? Would you rather be walking through the tunnel of Audubon Aquarium’s Great Maya Reef exhibit instead of the grocery store aisle?
19
Mar
2020
www.nolaweekend.com
Audubon Zoo's Lion Cubs Get Their First Vet Exam, Manage to Smile Through Most of Check-Upopens in new window
Here’s more concrete proof that lions are brave from an early age. The Audubon Zoo’s lion cubs, two males that have yet to be named, were born on January 11 to mom Kali and dad Arnold, both 4, according to the New Orleans zoo. The pair recently had their first check-up and managed to stay picture-perfect through the entire procedure.
02
Mar
2020
people.com