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Mardi Gras World
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Mardi Gras World
Mardi Gras World is located in New Orleans. It allows visitors to tour a 300,000 square foot working warehouse where floats are made for the world-famous Mardi Gras parade in New Orleans. Mardi Gras World is located along the Mississippi River, next to the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center.
New Orleans Museum of Art
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New Orleans Museum of Art
The New Orleans Museum of Art as established in 1911 by wealthy local sugar broker Oscar Delgado. It's located in City Park, close to the intersection of Carrollton Avenue and Esplanade Avenue.
St. Louis Cemetery No. 1
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St. Louis Cemetery No. 1
Famous for its above-ground mausoleum-style burial tombs, in which the bodies of several noteworthy New Orleanians are interred, St. Louis Cemetery No. 1 is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It is also noteworthy for being the future resting place of Hollywood actor and internet meme Nicolas Cage, who purchased a pyramid in the cemetery where he intends to be buried.
French Quarter
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French Quarter
The French Quarter is the beating heart of New Orleans. Most NOLA visitors will find themselves strolling through it at some point, “go cup” in hand, admiring colonial-era buildings and soaking up bebop notes blowing out of old jazz bars. This popular district is also a central starting point of many cultural tours and experiences in the city, including the hop-on hop-off bus tour, and the creepy mule-drawn New Orleans ghost tour.
Whitney Plantation
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Whitney Plantation
The Whitney Plantation is a former plantation turned slavery museum. The plantation pays homage to the millions who suffered under slavery and displays the conditions endured in the Antebellum South. It is located on the Mississippi River in Edgard, Louisiana.

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