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New Orleans Visitor's Guide

We look forward to your visit to New Orleans, and can't wait to meet you. We’re excited to share our city with you. Elms Masion is located in the historic Garden District, right on the St. Charles Ave streetcar line. Within minutes, you can be at many famous sights, popular attractions, restaurants, and much more. If you have any questions, feel free to contact us.

Popular Attractions

You'll never get bored in New Orleans. Here are a few we recommend doing: 
  • Cruising the Mississippi River and listening to live jazz music aboard Steamboat Natchez
  • Browsing the artwork and meeting the artists on Jackson Square. You'll also see a lot of street performers and some of New Orleans most famous sights!
  • Saying hello to all the animals at Audubon Zoo.
  • Viewing our world-class Aquarium of the Americas

More New Orleans attractions

Places to stay

There are so many hotels in New Orleans that it’s sometimes hard to narrow down your choices.  That's why a group of fouth generation locals came together and created BestNewOrleansHotels.com.  This website lists all the hotels that they would personally recommend to family and friends. Visitors can search for hotels by location, and there are even a couple very close to Elms Mansion!

Restaurants and Night Life

Don't forget to factor in time to explore the many restaurants located near Elms Mansion and throughout the rest of this beautiful city.  We recommend checking out NewOrleansRestaurants.com to see restaurants recommended by locals, make reservations, and more. There’s a restaurant in New Orleans that’s perfect for you any time of day. If you want to see which restaurants are nearest Elms Mansion for walking purposes, just search for restaurants by location.
When the sun goes down, it's time to start exploring the night life, which New Orleans is famous for. It's hard to find a city that has more great live music, cocktails, and celebrations then this one. Check out this calendar of live music to see who's playing when you come into town. We highly recommend going to at least one live jazz show.

Family Friendly

If you're planning a trip to New Orleans, then plan on bringing your kids too! The Big Easy is a very family-friendly city. NewOrleansKids.com makes planning family vacations to the city easy, providing lists of kid friendly attractions and tours, as well as free activities for the budget concious.  



Whether you're visiting in the dead of (our very mild) winter or in the heat of the summer, there’s always something going on in New Orleans.
Calendar of events for happenings while you are in town.
New Orleans events broken down by month.
Elms Mansion & Gardens
3029 St. Charles Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70115
Phone: 504-895-9200  |  Email: info@elmsmansion.com