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Mardi Gras World

1380 Port of New Orleans Place, New Orleans

Mardi Gras Tour for One Adult, Child, or Senior at Mardi Gras World (Up to 18% Off)

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Guests can experience how the amazing Mardi Gras parade floats are built and decorated

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Birthe
21 ratings8 reviews
Rating of 5 out of 5 stars
18 hours ago
It was great to see what goes on behind the scenes of Mardi Gras and the floats. We got to try a piece of King cake too. The intro movie was very informative and our tour guide was great and funny. The picture on the Groupon is deceiving though because you can not touch or enter a float. It was definitely worth it though.
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Rosemary
1 ratings1 reviews
Rating of 5 out of 5 stars
3 days ago
Terrific!
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Guest
1 ratings1 reviews
Rating of 5 out of 5 stars
4 days ago
Much better than I expected. Make sure that you take the guided tour.
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Carolyn
7 ratings5 reviews
Rating of 4 out of 5 stars
4 days ago
It was fun to see the process of making floats and to learn more about Mardi Gras. There wasn't much happening or many floats in the building but we went to the 4:30 tour- maybe earlier would be better.
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liz
1 ratings1 reviews
Rating of 3 out of 5 stars
5 days ago
It's a couple weeks before Mardi Gras--don't know if that makes a difference or not. It was kind of interesting but expected more for the full price. It was OK for the groupon price. Everyone was given a slice of king cake which was nice. But really thought we would be able to see Mardi Gras floats instead of pieces. Hubby and I had been to an event at event at Mardi Gras World many, many years ago and remember it very differently from what we saw this time. The tour needs a little something to make it worth the price. lagniappe.
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  • What’s included: one-hour Mardi Gras tour with a guide.
  • Age ranges for age-specific tickets:
    • Child tickets: between 2-11 years old
    • Senior tickets: 65 years old and above
  • Mardi Gras features the oldest and biggest parade floats and attractions for each Mardi Gras season, with over 500 floats built and decorated each year.

* Note: On Wednesday, August 25, the last tour will be held at 3 pm, and hours of operation end early at 4 pm to accommodate for technical maintenance. Please plan accordingly.

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Promotional value expires 90 days after purchase. Amount paid never expires. Open daily 9:30a.m.-4:30p.m. Tours begin every 30 minutes, lasting one hour. Not valid on Easter. Not valid on Thanksgiving. Not valid on Mardi Gras Day and Christmas. Limit 10 per person, may buy 2 additional as gift(s). May be repurchased every 90 days. Valid only for option purchased. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services. Learn about Strike-Through Pricing and Savings

About Mardi Gras World

In New Orleans, Mardi Gras is a lavish and colorful spectacle of rich and elaborate costumes and parade floats, and Mardi Gras World is the behind-the-scenes look at how this celebration is brought to life. Self guide through Blaine Kern Studios, an operating workshop that has been creating stunning floats for Mardi Gras and other parades around the world since 1947, an operating workshop that has been creating stunning floats for Mardi Gras and other parades around the world since 1947. Inside the studio, the tour guides point out artists and architects building Mardi Gras floats from the ground up, as well as inform guests on the true history of Mardi Gras.