A tour of this museum reveals some incredible Mardi Gras costumes.
Much of the color and pageantry of Carnival is tied up in the Mardi Gras costumes. The Mardi Gras Museum of Costumes and Culture located in New Orleans’ French Quarter is a fascinating up-close look at this party of the Carnival celebration.
Ever wanted to learn more about the craft-work that goes into this kind of walking Mardi Gras art? Or better yet … try it on yourself? This museum is tailor-made for you.