West Baton Rouge Museum

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1904 Sugar Mill Model
1904 Sugar Mill Model


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.


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