Capitol Park Museum, Baton Rouge

4.8
#4 of 12 in Museums in Baton Rouge
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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4.7
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  • The displays were smithsoian quality that showed 300 years of history and culture. Wars, jazz, music and much more  more »
  • This is a lovely museum in the pleasant and walkable capital area in downtown Baton Rouge. The museum is a contemporary structure hidden behind ancient love oaks. There is an open-air foyer on the wes...  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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