What to do in Metairie, LA

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Metairie Attractions

It's no wonder so many vacationers visit Metairie each year. This appealing city is overflowing with amazing things to do. Whether you're into seeing the sights or trying out more thrilling experiences, you won't have a dull moment here.

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What to do in Metairie

Free Things to Do in Metairie

Leave your purse in the hotel room. It's easy to occupy yourself in Metairie without paying a cent.

Girard Playground - Loosen up and add a little excitement to your getaway here.

Camp Parapet Monument - Spend time at this historic landmark and learn something about the area's cultural heritage.

Metairie Business District - Stroll the streets and appreciate the character and charm of this buzzing local haunt.

East Jefferson General Hospital - Arrange a visit and learn about the importance of this place to the locals.

Green Acres Park - Renew your mind and soul by spending some time with Mother Nature.

Things to Do in Metairie with Kids

Metairie is a great destination for a family getaway. Bring the little ones along and enjoy these popular family friendly experiences together:


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Frequently asked questions

What to do in Metairie on a sunny day?
What to do in Metairie on a rainy day?
Are there cheap things to do in Metairie?
If you’re vacationing on a smaller budget, add the following thrifty experiences to your to-do list:

What can you do in Metairie for free?
Your vacation in Metairie doesn’t have to cost a fortune with free attractions like these to enjoy:

  • Metairie Business District
  • Lakeside Shopping Center
  • Clearview Mall
  • Tulane Lakeside Hospital for Women and Children

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