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4560 Essen Ln.,
Baton Rouge, LA 70809

Property Description

Largely forgotten by the 20th century, the lifestyles and cultures of these preindustrial Louisianians are recalled at the LSU Rural Life Museum. Through its extensive collection of tools, utensils, furniture, and farming equipment, the museum preserves and interprets an important part of the state's and nation's rural heritage. The museum also serves as a research facility for LSU students engaged in heritage conservation studies.


Intersection of Essen Lane and Interstate 10 Exit 160

  • Art Museum
  • Historical Museum
Disabled Traveler Information
  • Handicapped Accessible
Facility Amenities
  • Bus Parking
  • Special Packages Available
General Information
  • Open Year-Round
Guest Information
  • Family Friendly
  • Meeting/Tour groups welcome