- TripBuzz found 68 things to do with kids in or near Westwego, Louisiana, including 65 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like New Orleans, Metairie, Gretna and Kenner.
- From Ultimate Swamp Adventures to Cajun Critters Swamp Tour, the Westwego area offers 55 different types of family activities, including: Airboat Tours, National & State Parks, Parks and Theaters.
- An artsy locale located in Louisiana's southeast region is the city of Westwego. Visitors can enjoy taking in a play at the city's local performing arts theatre or take in the sights on one of the cities historical district walking tours. Located along the Mississippi, other points of interest include water recreation.
A 44-lane bowling center, Creole Lanes offers open and league bowling along with programmable bumpers and a pro shop. The center also provides cosmic bowling sessions, arcade games, poker machines, a bar, a restaurant and party hosting.
Southdown Plantation House is a museum that offers guided tours of a 19th century sugar plantation manor house and slave quarters. The plantation features a gift shop and a pavilion for hosting parties and special events.
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1 Discovery Place, Pearlington, MS 39529 MoreLess Info
Visitors can take a tour of the Stennis Space Center, take a ride on the 'ISC – OMEGA Flight Simulator, learn about work done by NASA, view a 68-inch-diameter global presentation of planetary data, see displays on 50 years of space exploration. Outside visitors can see rocket engines and buoys.
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3109 Southdown Mandalay Road, Houma, LA 70360 MoreLess Info
Explore Louisiana's famed swamps on a guided excursion courtesy of A Cajun Man's Swamp Cruise. All tours are led by experienced guides who are seasoned hovercraft pilots. Reservations are required.
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41083 West Yellow Water Road, Hammond, LA 70403 MoreLess Info
Kliebert's Turtle & Alligator Farm is home to over 300 alligators and thousands of turtles placed in their natural habitat which, in turn, can be explored on foot via the Swamp People trail. Visitors can also feed the animals under supervision.
A renowned training program, the James Academy of Gymnastics provides instruction for both cheerleaders and gymnasts. Additionally, the facility has open gym times and can be rented for private parties or group gatherings.
The tours at the Insta-Gator Ranch will acquaint the visitor with the Louisiana Alligator industry, from the moment the eggs are laid and harvested until the moment the handbag is bought. A Baby Alligator Area is found on the site, and it can organize private events, such as birthday parties.
The AMC Hammond Palace 10 is a ten-theater movie multiplex that shows primarily new release movies. The theater has stadium seating throughout, and offers an extensive selection of refreshments, including chicken tenders and pizza.
130 SPECIAL GROUPON DEAL: Up to 63% Off Activities at Safari Quest Family Fun Center
200 Hewitt Rd Suite A, Hammond, LA 70403 MoreLess Info
A safari-themed entertainment center, Safari Quest Family Fun Center features a laser tag arena along with an above ground ropes course and climbing trees. The center also provides arcade games, hamster balls and private event facilities.