West Baton Rouge Museum

Welcome to the West Baton Rouge Museum Photo
Sugar Fest is a Sweet Celebration each October
Sugar Fest is a Sweet Celebration each October
Aillet House, circa 1830, A Creole Cottage
Aillet House, circa 1830, A Creole Cottage
West Baton Rouge Museum, 845 N. Jefferson Ave. in Port Allen, minutes from down town Baton Rouge Photo 4
West Baton Rouge Museum Photo 5

Location

845 N. Jefferson Ave.
Port Allen LA 70767

Located minutes from downtown Baton Rouge, the West Baton Rouge Museum offers history exhibits and guided tours on a six acre campus. West Baton Rouge Parish is rich in river life and sugar plantation stories. Tour the Aillet House c. 1830, plantation "big house"; an authentic slave dwelling c. 1850; Freedman's family cabin; Civil Rights era plantation cabin; a Mercantile Plantation Store, and other historic buildings. Interact with a 22-foot sugar mill model c. 1904, enjoy a garden courtyard and browse the gift shop.

Amenities

Discounts
  • AAA Discount
  • AARP Discount
  • Military Discount
  • Senior Citizen Discount
  • Student Discount
General Information
  • Cash Only
  • Family Friendly
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Open Year-Round
Parking
  • Bus Parking
Type of Museum
  • Historical Museum

Contact

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