Half-Priced Admission for Jefferson Parish Residents to Audubon Attractions
Saturday, December 7, 2019
- Sea Otter TrainingSea Otter training photographed Wednesday, May 8, 2019 at the Audubon Aquarium of the Americas. If the sea otter correctly executes the movements they have been trained to do, they receive a reward of food.
- Alligator TrainingAlligator training photographed Wednesday, May 8, 2019 at the Audubon Aquarium of the Americas. Trainers work with “Tchompatoulas”, an adult white alligator, on target training. If the alligator correctly executes the movements they have been trained to do, they receive a reward of food. The white coloring of the gator is a result of leucism, a genetic abnormality similar to albinism.
- Special Needs Day
- ElmyrElmyr the African Penguin Audubon Aquarium's youngest penguin March 11,2019 .
- Hercules BeetleHercules Beetle at Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium
- Komodo DragonAudubon Zoo Komodo Dragon April 10, 2019
Audubon Nature Institute is saying thanks to its neighbors in Jefferson Parish by offering discounted admissions on Saturday, December 7, 2019.
Thanks to a generous grant from Jefferson Parish, residents and Jefferson Parish government employees (regardless of residency) can visit Audubon Zoo, Audubon Aquarium of the Americas, and Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium for half the regular ticket price (adult or child) on December 7.
The Jefferson Parish Appreciation Day discount is valid on full-price admission tickets only. Jefferson Parish residents must bring a photo ID showing a Jefferson Parish zip code. Jefferson Parish government employees must show proof of Jefferson Parish employment, but they do not need to reside in Jefferson Parish.
The offer is not valid in combination with any other discount and does not apply to special admission events at any Audubon attraction.
Audubon Nature Institute operates a family of museums, parks and research facilities dedicated to celebrating the wonders of nature. Through innovative live animal exhibits, education programs, and scientific discovery, Audubon makes a meaningful contribution to preserving wildlife for the future. Audubon Nature Institute flagships include Audubon Park, Audubon Zoo, Audubon Aquarium of the Americas, Entergy Giant Screen Theater, Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium, Audubon Louisiana Nature Center, Freeport-McMoRan Audubon Species Survival Center, Woldenberg Riverfront Park and Audubon Wilderness Park. Ron Forman is President and CEO of Audubon Nature Institute.