- The list below includes 64 free or cheap things to do in or near Westwego, Louisiana, including 54 different types of inexpensive activities like National & State Parks, Parks, Fishing and Music Venue.
- From Bayou Segnette State Park to Jefferson Parish, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Westwego and in nearby cities within 25 miles like New Orleans, Metairie, Gretna and Kenner.
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East of Causeway Boulevard Blvd, Metairie, LA 70006 MoreLess Info
Metairie's Camp Parapet Monument marks the location of a Civil War era military fortification once used by the Confederacy. The fort's powder magazine still stands, and is open for visitors to explore.
Devoted to preserving and celebrating the history and culture of the Gretna area, the Gretna Historical Society preserves historic buildings, maintains archives and collections, and hosts a variety of programs and special events.
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945 Magazine Street, New Orleans, LA 70130 MoreLess Info
The spirit, courage, and sacrifice of the men and women who served during World War II are remembered and celebrated at The National WWII Museum. The institution itself features a wide range of exhibits covering the time period and several presentations as well as multimedia shows.
The current structure known as St. Joseph Church & Gardens was built in 1927 according to the Spanish Baroque style. Adjacent to the church itself, visitors can wander through a serene meditation garden with landscaped plants and several benches.
Owned and maintained by the City of Gretna, the Gretna Heritage Playground features a large play area with structures and equipment suitable for children of all ages. The playground also has benches for parents to sit.
1539 Lafayette St, Ste B, Gretna, LA 70053 MoreLess Info
Area 51 Laser Tag offers an exciting experience for all ages, specializing in premier birthday parties. The center features laser tag, PS3 and PC gaming stations, as well as food and drink service.
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400 Phlox Avenue, Metairie, LA 70001 MoreLess Info
A relatively small and intimate venue for the performing arts, the Jefferson Performing Arts Center / EJHS Auditorium hosts a variety of performances and programs ranging from dramatic productions and musical theater to concerts.
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2301 Belle Chasse Highway, Gretna, LA 70053 MoreLess Info
At Mel Ott Park & Recreation Center, visitors can enjoy outdoor activities like soccer, basketball, and baseball. There are several sports fields, as well as a covered picnic areas that can be used to barbecue at.