Posted on: November 11 2014 | Posted in: New Orleans

Happy Veterans Day to all of the brave men and women who have served our great country! Words cannot express the gratitude we have for everything you have done and will continue to do to ensure we enjoy safety and freedom! 


Many New Orleans businesses are offering discounts to those who have served.  Below is a list of a few great discounts that veterans, active duty military members and/or military families can enjoy on November 11.

Audubon Institute – All active and retired military members and their families will receive free admission to the Zoo, Aquarium and Butterfly Garden and Insectarium all day today! This is a great deal, especially for families.

Maison Dupuy:This luxury French Quarter boutique hotel is saluting Veterans by offering a special rate of $129 a night Veterans Day only.

National WWII Museum – Veterans will receive free admission to the Museum exhibit galleries all day on Veterans Day. And in case you didn’t know, WWII veterans receive free admission every day to the museum’s exhibit galleries, Beyond All Boundaries and Final Mission: The USS Tang Submarine Experience.

The National WWII Museum is also holding a special Veterans Day program at 11 a.m., featuring the grand opening of the exhibit, The Train Car Experience Presented by Union Pacific. The Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra will present a special concert event that night at 7 p.m. in conjunction with the museum.

Queen & Crescent Hotel – Veterans and active military will receive a 12 percent discount on their rooms if they book on Veteran’s Day. Of course, the discount is subject to room availability. If you want to take advantage of this discount, the sooner you call the better.  

Zea Rotisserie and Grill - Veterans and active duty military members will recieve 50 percent of all dine-in meals, minus any alcohol and gratuity.