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100 North Blvd.,
Baton Rouge, LA 70801

Property Description

Louisiana's Old State Capitol is one of the state's most historic buildings and a National Historic Landmark.  Today, the Gothic-style building tells the story of Louisiana's rich political history through lively and engaging exhibits - and the voice of a ghost. The building also is famous for its architecture, especially the stained glass dome and beautiful spiral staircase.  www.louisianaoldstatecapitol.org

Directions

From the east (Lafayette): Take I-10 east to Baton Rouge. Take the left lane Business/Convention Street exit. Stay on Convention Street until you reach Lafayette St. - approximately 8 blocks. Turn left onto Lafayette and then left on North Boulevard. From the south (New Orleans): Take I-10 west to Baton Rouge. Take the Business/Convention Street exit. Stay on Convention Street until you reach Lafayette St. - approximately 8 blocks. Turn left onto Lafayette and then left on North Boulevard. From the north: Take I-110 to the Government Street exit. Turn right onto Government Street which will curve in front of the River Center and become River Road. You will drive in front of the Old State Capitol. Turn right onto North Boulevard.

Amenities
Activities
  • Childrens Programs
Category
  • Historical Museum
Disabled Traveler Information
  • Handicapped Accessible
General Information
  • Dates closed: Sunday, Monday, State Holidays
Guest Information
  • Family Friendly
  • Meeting/Tour groups welcome
Rate Information
  • Free Admission
Suitable for Ages
  • All Ages