Baton Rouge Area

Historic sites abound in and around the state capital of Baton Rouge. The beautifully restored Old Louisiana State Capitol building is one of the most impressive examples of Gothic architecture in the country. Area museums interpret the history of steam locomotives, African-American art, early village life, the criminal justice system and more. Genteel communities such as St. Francisville and New Roads are known for a gracious living and historic plantations that reflect French Creole influences. Lovely hills around Jackson and Clinton make for scenic drives. Visit plantations, such as the grand dame called Nottoway in White Castle, for an architectural treat. Back in the capital city, visit the campus of Louisiana State University, and enjoy fine dining, live music, a bustling riverfront and casinos.

Filter by Category
Javascript is required to view this map.
Trip Ideas
Narrow Results
Showing results for
All
Clear all Selections
Showing results 1-9 page 1 of 5
public://2567IMG0014_0_1.jpg Take The Scenic Route: Louisiana’s Byways
History, wildlife and great views of nature await those...
public://_RC32703_0.JPG Louisiana’s Cooking Schools
These Louisiana cooking schools can transform your recipe...
public://snobal_0_1.jpg Fifty Ideas for Summer Fun
There's no shortage of ways to spend your summer vacation...
public://LouisianaTravel.comBRZOO_0.jpg Family Fun at the Baton Rouge Zoo
BREC's Baton Rouge Zoo teaches conservation.
public://Kite_Fest_Louisiane_0.JPG Kite Fest Louisiane
The skies above West Baton Rouge Parish fill with...
public://3198351799_ddf43d840d_o_0.jpg Shaw Center for the Arts in Baton Rouge
Baton Rouge's center for performing arts, galleries and...
public://NottawayPlantation_09.jpg Return to Grandeur at Nottoway Plantation
One of the largest remaining antebellum mansions in the...
public://plantation_house_0.jpg The Story of Leprosy and the National...
Discover the amazing stories of a centuries old disease,...
public://OakAlleyPlantation_01_0.jpg Tour the River Road and Capital for...
Follow the Mississippi River as it flows through Baton...
Showing results 1-9 page 1 of 5
sponsored
sponsored

Historic sites abound in and around the state capital of Baton Rouge. The beautifully restored Old Louisiana State Capitol building is one of the most impressive examples of Gothic architecture in the country. Area museums interpret the history of steam locomotives, African-American art, early village life, the criminal justice system and more. Genteel communities such as St. Francisville and New Roads are known for a gracious living and historic plantations that reflect French Creole influences. Lovely hills around Jackson and Clinton make for scenic drives. Visit plantations, such as the grand dame called Nottoway in White Castle, for an architectural treat. Back in the capital city, visit the campus of Louisiana State University, and enjoy fine dining, live music, a bustling riverfront and casinos.

Area Geo: 
Baton Rouge
Attached Image: 
Old Path: 
http://www.louisianatravel.com/baton-rouge-area