A fascinating look back. Spectacular views all around.

See New Orleans from a completely unique perspective, 34 floors above the most storied city in America.


Discover authentic New Orleans like never before.

Rise high above New Orleans and discover the city’s only 360° observatory, offering stunning views in every direction. Venture inside and immerse yourself in the stories and storymakers that make New Orleans a tale that’s always worth telling. From history and culture to food, art, festivals and music, there’s a taste of this magical city for all. Start at Vue Orleans and you’ll be inspired to hit the streets and explore!

Vue Orleans Enterance

See for miles and miles and more.

Take in the full length of historic Canal Street. See how the Mighty Mississippi winds its way through our city. Set your sights on the French Quarter, Algiers Point and other landmarks. From history-rich urban architecture to the wetlands and waterways that surround us, the Vue Orleans 360° observation deck delivers the city’s best views, bar none.


Exhibits on View

Confluence of Cultures Can

Confluence of Cultures

Meet the historical figures whose cultural customs and traditions formed and flavored this wild, wonderful place we’re proud to call home.
Dress for the Fest Can

Dress for the Fest

Feast your eyes on dazzling costumes worn at famous New Orleans festivals — and see how you look in full regalia with our digital outfitter.
The Story Café Can

The Story Café

Celebrate the classics that have come to represent our diverse cultures in this virtual experience.
Our Music Can

Our Music

Discover the musicians and composers whose contributions birthed jazz music and more in the city that moves to its own unique rhythm.
Elevators Can


Vue Elevators ascend 34 floors in just less than 60 seconds. This thrilling ride takes you through time from the formation of the Crescent City to modern day metropolis and back again.
Theatre Can


The Vue River Theatre offers the compelling and exciting story of how the Mississippi river plays an integral part in the past, present, and future of New Orleans.

Open your eyes to a different view.

Whether you’re a lifelong local, a first-timer in our town or a return visitor, Vue Orleans is unforgettable.

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