You don’t have to travel far from New Orleans to surround yourself with nature, and sometimes we all need to check out and just spend some time underneath the shade of towering pine trees and majestic oaks. While you certainly can’t go wrong with spending the day at popular parks like Audubon or City Park, there are plenty of lovely parks peppered throughout New Orleans that you’re sure to love. Mix things up a bit and cross over the river where you’ll find Brechtel Park, an ideal park the whole family will enjoy.

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