Dog Friendly Activities in New Orleans, LA

There are 72 dog friendly activities in New Orleans. Use the links below to get an overview of each one, see pictures, print directions, and even read reviews from other dog owners. Coming from out of town? Get a discounted rate on pet friendly hotels in New Orleans.

Pet Friendly Witches Brew Tours
Witches Brew Tours Witches Brew Tours is a dog-friendly, walking ghost tour in the French Quarter of New Orleans. The tour covers four topics in one tour: ghosts, Voodoo, vampires, and witchcraft. They also offer a VIP Small Group Ghost Tour that's limited to 15 people. See Details
Pet Friendly Haunted History Tours
Haunted History Tours Haunted History Tours is is a sightseeing agency in New Orleans, LA offering a variety of daily and nightly dog-friendly tours. Their range of 2-hour walking tours will leave you truly spellbound and Fido is welcome to come along for the ghostly adventure. See Details
Woldenberg Riverfront Park Woldenberg Riverfront Park in New Orleans, LA is pet friendly. Walk your dog next to the mighty Mississippi River at beautiful park. Enjoy the ships floating by and the interesting sculptures that dot the landscape near the docks. You and your pooch can enjoy a picnic on the grass or on one of the benches. See Details
The French Quarter The historic French Quarter, located in the heart of New Orleans, LA, is the Crescent City's oldest neighborhood. A combination of great food, beautiful architecture and live music serve as the perfect backdrop for a great vacation with Fido. Take your dog for a stroll along the streets of the Vieux Carre, browse offerings at the market, and share a beignet with your favorite pooch. He'll thank you for it. See Details
NOLA Ghosts Bring your paranormal-loving pooch on a haunted pet-friendly tour of the historic French Quarter with NOLA Ghosts. Leashed dogs are welcome on tours which wind through haunted streets and past infamous locations in New Orleans, LA, such as the LaLaurie Mansion. Tours are 1 hour long and you can expect to walk about a mile with your four-legged friend and other ghost-seekers. Admission must be purchased online, in advance. See Details
Metairie Cemetery Metairie Cemetery is pet-friendly and one of the only cemeteries in New Orleans, LA, which allows dogs. Metairie Cemetery contains 9,000 tombs dating back to the 1800s and encompasses 127 acres which hold the graves of nine governors, 12 New Orleans mayors and six state Supreme Court justices. Leashed dogs are permitted on the cemetery grounds but must be cleaned up after. See Details
City Park City Park is a 1,300-acre dog-friendly park in the heart of New Orleans, LA, allowing leashed pets. Walk Fido through the park and check out great attractions such as the New Orleans Botanical Gardens, The Singing Oak, Storyland (a fairytale theme park for kids), Labyrinth in City Park, and the Festival Grounds Workout Pod. See Details
Ghost City Tours Ghost City Tours is a dog-friendly tour operator in New Orleans, LA. Whether you prefer a family-friendly excursion or a late-night adult-only tour, Ghost City Tours has the tour for you. Options include the Ghosts of New Orleans Tour, The New Orleans Cemetery Tour, and The Thrillers and Killers Tour. Well-behaved, leashed dogs are welcome on all tours, with the exception of the Ghost City Haunted Pub Crawl and the New Orleans Ghost Hunt Experience. Tours take approximately 90 minutes and operate seven nights a week. Tour times and departure locations vary by chosen tour. See Details
Algiers Point Canal Street Ferry The dog-friendly Algiers Point Canal Street Ferry in New Orleans, LA, brings small dogs and their owners back and forth across the Mississippi River. Dogs must travel in a carrier and the carrier must fit on the person’s lap. The ferry leaves Algiers Point every 30 minutes on the hour and half hour, and leaves Canal Street every 30 minutes at a quarter until and a quarter after the hour. It takes about 30 minutes from boarding to get to the other side. The ride is for pedestrians and bikers only, and dogs are also welcome. See Details
Bayou Sauvage Ridge Trail Bayou Sauvage Ridge Trail in New Orleans, LA is pet friendly. The trail is a short, easy loop which provides a great way to see the swampland which Louisiana is known for. You and Fido can enjoy all the sights of the area without getting your feet wet on the boardwalk. See Details
St. Anna's Episcopal Church Leashed, well-behaved dogs are invited to pet-friendly services at St. Anna's Episcopal Church in New Orleans, LA. Please check the website for worship times. See Details
Cabrini Playground Leashed dogs and their owners are welcome to visit the pet-friendly Cabrini Playground in New Orleans, LA. This fenced park features a playground, picnic shelters, shade trees to unwind beneath, and a large multi-purpose field. According to a city ordinance, all owners must remove any waste while visiting. See Details
NOLA City Bark NOLA City Bark Dog Park is New Orleans' premier off-leash dog park which encompasses 4.6 landscaped acres in beautiful City Park. Features include separate play areas for small and big dogs, double entrance gates, water fountains for dogs and humans, shade pavilions, an event lawn, Mutt Mitts for clean-up, on-site restrooms, and a short walking trail. The property is bounded by Zachary Taylor Drive, Diagonal Drive, and Magnolia Drive. You'll find NOLA City Bark behind Popp Fountain. Permits are required to use the park. If you are visiting the city or have out-of-town guests coming for vacation, you can purchase a temporary pass for one or two weeks. See Details
Louis Armstrong Park Located near the French Quarter, Louis Armstrong Park is dog friendly and has plenty of space for you to enjoy a picnic with your pup. This 31-acre park is home to historic Congo Square and visitors will also see Arch Armstrong, the Louis Armstrong Statue, and the French Opera sculpture by Steve Kline. Walk this large city park with Fido and admire the beautiful manicured gardens, fountains, artwork and sculptures. Dogs must be leashed at all times. See Details
Cemetery/French Quarter Walking Tour 'Cemetery/French Quarter Walking Tour' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Muriel. Only small dogs that can be carried can be brought on this tour, as dogs need to be carried in the cemetery. You and your pooch will take a guided walking tour of the French Quarter and hear about its amazing history, architecture and famous occupants. You will then visit the oldest African community in the United States, known as Treme. Afterwards, you will see St. Louis Cemetery #2 where you guide will explain the unusual burial process. The experience lasts 2 hours and can accommodate up to 10 guests of all ages. Rates start at $25 per person. See Details
Second Line Brewing Second Line Brewing is a pet-friendly brewery in New Orleans that welcomes leashed dogs in the beer garden. Watch your favorite game on TV while sipping on one of their craft brews. Food trucks may be on site during the week; check their website for a current schedule of events. See Details
Bloody Mary's Tours Bloody Mary's Tours offers a pet-friendly French Quarter Supernatural Tour and Ghost Hunt Walking Tour in New Orleans, LA. Explore the most haunted places when you sneak off the beaten path and into the heart and souls of New Orleans. The tours last 2.5 hours. Prices vary per person, but pups join for free. See Details
Gallery Rinard Gallery Rinard is a dog-friendly art gallery in the French Quarter of New Orleans, LA. You and your pooch will discover lots of work from local artists, including the gallery owner, Matt Rinard. Unlike a number of southern galleries in the area who offer up classic-style pictures, Gallery Rinard specializes in vibrant pictures of whimsical and humorous depictions of dogs and cats, perfect for Fido's collection. See Details
Miel Brewery and Taproom Miel Brewery and Taproom is a pet-friendly brewery in the vibrant city of New Orleans, LA. Their mission is to provide patrons with fresh beer made by using as many local ingredients as possible. Fido is welcome to enjoy a delicious treat in the taproom or join you on the outside patio where water bowls are available. Miel Brewery offer a range of beers on tap, including hoppy IPAs, pilsner, saison, cream ale, and stout. Hungry patrons can pick up grub from local pop-ups that are on site daily. See Details
The Levee Dog Park The Levee Dog Park is an unofficial park in New Orleans, LA which offers an open, unfenced area for Fido to exercise. Located between the Mississippi River Trail and railroad, you will find a large expanse of grass to walk you dogs. Please note that this area is unfenced and open to a railway line. See Details