Uptown – Audubon – University
This neighborhood is named for the 2 biggest landmarks within its bounds and homes for sale in Uptown-Audubon-University have increased in value thanks to these iconic neighborhood fixtures. Just inside Uptown-Audubon-University, near the beginning of Magazine Street, is Audubon Park and Zoo. The zoo covers about 60 acres and includes a petting zoo, an African Savanna exhibit, Reptile Encounter, an Aviary, a Swamp Exhibit and much more. Audubon Park is located from Magazine Street all the way to St. Charles Avenue. The park features a golf course, baseball and soccer fields, a lagoon and bird sanctuary and even horse stables. This highly coveted area is also known by the very prestigious university that can be found just across St. Charles Avenue from Audubon Park – Tulane University.
Tulane University is one of the most well-known universities in the deep South and is often called by locals “The Harvard of the South”. This exceptionally beautiful campus covers roughly 110 acres and features mature oak trees and historic buildings. Tulane was originally founded in the early 19th century as a medical college; but as time progressed a law department, a graduate division, a women’s college and an engineering school were added to the curriculum. In later years,Loyola University, a private Jesuit university, joined Tulane