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About New Orleans


Famed for its history, music and cuisine, New Orleans is one of the world's most extraordinary cities. Star-studded events like Mardi Gras and Jazz Fest draw thousands of visitors to the city each year. Unique neighborhoods reflect the city's French, Spanish and Caribbean roots. World-class museums display renowned artworks and artifacts. Shopping options range from vintage shops and antique stores to high-end boutiques and galleries. Sports fans can find something to cheer for year-round with New Orleans' many professional teams. The educational experience at Tulane University is interwoven with this rich cultural tapestry.

French Quarter


Getting Here

Use our travel portal to find everything you need to get here!

Tulane University Travel Portal

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Getting Around

New Orleans offers many methods of travel once your in the city. Visit the links below for information on all of the ways you can travel throughout our city.

Regional Transit Authority (RTA)
Offers schedules and stops for buses and streetcars.

New Orleans Online
Offers maps of the city and ways to travel while your here.

Lonely Planet Transportation
Offers travel guides and guidebooks, travel advice, tips and destination information to inspire you.

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