Capitol Park Museum, Baton Rouge

4.8
History Museum · Hidden Gem · Museum
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.

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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  • WOW!! Really big 2 story museum. Give yourself lots of time. Up to 1/2 day if u really want to read and study. Sections dealing with different times in the life and history of Lousiana, to present...  more »
  • So much to see, read, watch and enjoy! Loved the exhibits and so many interactive ones to enhance the whole experience. Be sure to punch all the buttons so you don’t miss the stories and information.....  more »
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  • 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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