Burden Museum and Gardens

The Burden Family home in Windrush Gardens
The Burden Family home in Windrush Gardens
StoryTime at LSU AgCenter Botanic Gardens
StoryTime at LSU AgCenter Botanic Gardens
The church at LSU Rural Life Museum
The church at LSU Rural Life Museum
A blacksmith demonstration at LSU Rural Life Museum
A blacksmith demonstration at LSU Rural Life Museum
Harvest Days at LSU Rural Life Museum
Harvest Days at LSU Rural Life Museum

Location

4560 Essen Ln.
Baton Rouge LA 70809

Burden Museum & Gardens offers discovery and adventure through historic, natural and educational experiences that provide a window into Louisiana's rich, cultural past. Situated on 440 acres in the heart of Baton Rouge, it is a must-visit destination for anyone interested in the flora and fauna of Louisiana's lush landscapes and agricultural heritage.

Burden Museum & Gardens includes the LSU Rural Life Museum, the LSU AgCenter Botanic Gardens and Windrush Gardens.

Amenities

Facility Amenities
  • Special Packages Available
General Information
  • Family Friendly
  • Open Year-Round
Parking
  • Bus Parking
Parks & Trails
  • Hiking/Nature Trail
  • Nature Interpretive Center

Contact

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