NEW ORLEANS - How would like to get a close-up, hands-on experience with a penguin?
You can, beginning Friday, at the Audubon Aquarium.
Brenda Walkenhorst with the Audubon Institute and Tom Dyer, who handles the birds at the aquarium, were in the studio to explain this brand new attraction.
You can check out the "Backstage Penguin Pass" from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
The attraction is open on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.
You can purchase tickets by visiting http://www.auduboninstitute.org/media/releases/new-backstage-penguin-pass.