Mardi Gras World Or Festival

Currently Open [Closes at 05:30 pm]
  • Address: 1380 Port of New Orleans Place, New Orleans, LA 70130, USA, United States
  • Timings: 09:30 am - 05:30 pm Details
  • Phone: +1-5043617821
  • Ticket Price: 19 USD
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Family And Kids, Arts And Crafts

The Blaine Kern Studios has been building mesmerising parade floats since 1947. Not just for Mardi Gras but the studios provide parade floats for parades all across the globe. You will definitely enjoy touring around the workshop and watching artisans create spectacular parade floats. Outline your trip around Mardi Gras World or Festival using New Orleans trip planner.

  • Adults: $19.95
  • Seniors (65+): $15.95
  • Students: $15.95 (ID required)
  • Children (2-11 years): $12.95
  • Parking charges: $10
  • Group ( 10 or more people): 17.95 USD (adults); 13.95 USD (Seniors of 65+) 

  • The tours begin every half hour and last for about an hour.
  • Last tour starts at 4.30 pm.

  • Mardi Gras provides free shuttle service from selected places at Downtown and French Quarter.
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  • Mardi Gras World Or Festival Address: 1380 Port of New Orleans Place, New Orleans, LA 70130, USA, United States
  • Mardi Gras World Or Festival Contact Number: +1-5043617821
  • Mardi Gras World Or Festival Timing: 09:30 am - 05:30 pm
  • Mardi Gras World Or Festival Price: 19 USD
  • Best time to visit Mardi Gras World Or Festival(preferred time): 11:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Mardi Gras World Or Festival: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 52.79% of people who visit New Orleans include Mardi Gras World Or Festival in their plan

  • 34.09% of people start their Mardi Gras World Or Festival visit around 1 PM - 2 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Mardi Gras World Or Festival

Monday, Wednesday and Saturday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Mardi Gras World Or Festival

People normally club together City Park and French Quarter while planning their visit to Mardi Gras World Or Festival.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures
  • Pretty interesting to see how the floats are made and warehoused. Nice to have the shuttle to pick you up. Not my first choice of what to see in New Orleans, but if you checked everything else out, it's worth learning about these floats. Watching the artists at work was cool!

  • Really neat place! Fun to see all the floats and how they make them. We got to go into the mansion house which was actually inside a huge building, very cool. Backed right up to the Mississippi river so great spot to check a lot of NOLA things out

  • This museum might be slightly off the beaten path, but it is sure worth the trip! Great view of the Mississippi River and they provide transportation to and from most the major hotels! Great way to learn about some New Orleans history! Tickets are reasonable. Friendly staff. Recommend!

  • Great place for a large party! The floats were incredible. I was only there for one event. The cavernous space have people the chance to either rock out to the loud live music or find quieter spots to enjoy the fantastical, colorful, whimsical floats.

  • So much fun! Being able to see the size of these floats and the work that goes into them is amazing. They also tell you about the history of Mardi Gras which was really cool. There were a lot of things I didn't know about it.

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