With thematic exhibits on diverse aspects of Louisiana history, industry and culture, the museum includes two permanent exhibits: Grounds for Greatness: Louisiana and the Nation and Experiencing Louisiana: Discovering the Soul of America.Use our Baton Rouge tour planning app to add Capitol Park Museum and other attractions to your Baton Rouge vacation plans.
For more information on current events at Capitol Park Museum, visit the Louisiana State Museum Facebook page or online at LouisianaStateMuseum.org.
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My daughter and I spent 4 hours here. She is moving here for 4 years for residency and this museum was an excellent way to learn some Lousianna history and about the culture! more »
Broad coverage of things historic and cultural. Those with an avid interest in Louisiana could easily spend a day without exploring every item. Our "pick and choose" approach during a three-hour... more »
You definitely owe it to yourself to visit this museum. I believe it is a hidden treasure of Baton Rouge. The exhibits are colorful, interesting and engaging. Definitely add Capital Park Museum to your list of things to do in BR
I absolutely love Capitol Park Museum. It is the bestmuseum in Baton Rouge. The exhibits are fun and the art galleries upstairs are always a delight and change quite often. The exhibits upstairs really give you insight to Louisiana. Definitely a place to go to if in Louisiana!
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