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Politics is deeply entwined in the culture of Baton Rouge; it can be found both in the storied past of local dealmakers, showcased at the Old Louisiana State Capitol, and in the political history that is being written now inside the art deco skyscraper that serves as the current capitol. As home to the main campus of Louisiana State University and several smaller colleges, the city buzzes with the energy of youth while holding fast to its traditions in Southern lifestyle and historic sites. LSU's home football games dominate the fall social calendar when fans perfect the art of tailgating and pack the immense Tiger Stadium. A revival is underway in the city center where attractions range from a riverfront casino to the USS Kidd floating museum to the ultra-contemporary Shaw Center for the Arts, which clusters an art museum, gallery spaces, theaters and restaurants in the heart of downtown.

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public://Screen Shot 2013-12-16 at 11.33.03 AM.png Baton Rouge Food Trucks
Check out these mobile kitchens, and learn where to find...
public://The_Apostle_0_0.jpg Baton Rouge on a Budget
The local duo known as "2BRokeGuys" shares their top...
public://house_day-x_1.jpg Travel Back in Time: Louisiana's Historic...
These historic sites and attractions around Louisiana...
public://LouisianaTravel_BR_RuralLife_0.jpg History Comes Alive at the LSU Rural Life...
You’ll feel as if you are traveling through time as you...
public://LSU_Football.JPG Make the Most of LSU Football Weekends in...
Whether donning purple and gold to cheer on the Louisiana...
public://planetarium-upstairs-Sci-Port.jpg Louisiana's Unique Museums and Exhibitions
Here is a sampling of some of Louisiana's museums and...
public://Beauregard-Keyes_House_021SMALL_0.jpg Louisiana’s Historic Architecture
Louisiana has preserved it's cultural heritage through...
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To get a first-hand look at Louisiana’s antebellum past,...
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The USS Kidd was named for Medal of Honor recipient Isaac...
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Politics is deeply entwined in the culture of Baton Rouge; it can be found both in the storied past of local dealmakers, showcased at the Old Louisiana State Capitol, and in the political history that is being written now inside the art deco skyscraper that serves as the current capitol. As home to the main campus of Louisiana State University and several smaller colleges, the city buzzes with the energy of youth while holding fast to its traditions in Southern lifestyle and historic sites. LSU's home football games dominate the fall social calendar when fans perfect the art of tailgating and pack the immense Tiger Stadium. A revival is underway in the city center where attractions range from a riverfront casino to the USS Kidd floating museum to the ultra-contemporary Shaw Center for the Arts, which clusters an art museum, gallery spaces, theaters and restaurants in the heart of downtown.

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