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This section features museums and other attractions related to science, technology and industrial history, including railroads, aviation and other forms of transportation. Natural history museums are listed in the "Creatures" section but may also be listed here.

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Lake Pontchartrain Basin Maritime Museum

Madisonville, LA, USA

This museum covers the maritime history of Lake Pontchartrain, the lower Mississippi River Valley, and Louisiana's Gulf Coast. . .


New Orleans Pharmacy Museum

New Orleans, LA, USA

This museum occupies a former 19th century apothecary. . .

Zoos & Aquariums

Audubon Aquarium of the Americas

New Orleans, LA, USA

The Audubon Aquarium of the Americas is an aquarium in New Orleans. . .


Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium

New Orleans, LA, USA

Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium is the largest free-standing American museum dedicated to insects. . .

Audubon Zoo

New Orleans, LA, USA

The Audubon Zoo in New Orleans is part of the Audubon Nature Institute, . .

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