- Our list of the best things to do in Westwego, Louisiana, features the top 91 nearby activities — including 41 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Westwego, LA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Entertainment & Shows, Outdoor Places, Sights & Landmarks, and Tours.
- The results below include the top 3 things to do within the city of Westwego, LA , followed by 88 popular activities in nearby cities, including New Orleans, Metairie, Gretna, Kenner, Barataria, Marrero, LaPlace, Lafitte, Jefferson, River Ridge and Slidell
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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.
165 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.
A 4,416 acre refuge, the swampy Mandalay National Wildlife Refuge contains rare wildlife like the American alligator and bald eagle as well as migratory and wading birds, raptors and waterfowl. It is accessible only by boat.
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113 N. Cypress Street, Hammond, LA 70401 MoreLess Info
Every child's dream, the Louisiana Children's Discovery Center is a hub of cool and education exhibits and items for children. Children will enjoy a rock wall to climb, a mock ambulance, a mock hot air balloon, and a mock crane.
Dedicated to the performing arts, Columbia Theater is affiliated with Southeastern Louisiana University. Along with dramatic stage plays, this theater is often the venue for musical concerts, dance recitals and other live performances.
The Hammond Regional Arts Center is an art center featuring various rotating art exhibits. The Hammond hosts frequent special events as well as educational art programs and lectures. The facility can also be rented for meetings or special events.