Burden Museum and Gardens

The Burden Family home in Windrush Gardens Photo
The Burden Family home in Windrush Gardens Photo
StoryTime at LSU AgCenter Botanic Gardens Photo 2
StoryTime at LSU AgCenter Botanic Gardens Photo 2
The church at LSU Rural Life Museum Photo 3
The church at LSU Rural Life Museum Photo 3
A blacksmith demonstration at LSU Rural Life Museum Photo 4
A blacksmith demonstration at LSU Rural Life Museum Photo 4
Harvest Days at LSU Rural Life Museum Photo 5
Harvest Days at LSU Rural Life Museum Photo 5

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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