Mardi Gras World

See the floats for Mardi Gras parades being sculpted, and take pictures with the gigantic props at Mardi Gras World.  The Kern family, who creates most of the floats in New Orleans'  Mardi Gras celebration, opens its studio for visitors to see.

Directions to Mardi Gras World:
From Downtown / French Quarter: Take free Canal Street Ferry to Historic Old Algiers

By Car:
From Downtown / French Quarter: Cross Mississippi River Bridge
Exit General DeGaulle, East then take a left on Shirley to Mardi Gras Blvd. Follow signs to Mardi Gras World!


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  • Mardi Gras World
  • 233 Newton Street
  • New Orleans, LA 70114
  • (504) 361-7821 or (800) 362-8213
  • Directions
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