• BATON ROUGE RIVER CENTER

    The Baton Rouge River Center Arena presents concerts, trade shows, sports and family shows, with seating for up to 12,000 for concerts, 8500 for sporting events, and 4500 for theatre events. Exhibition Hall, recently expanded with an additional 10,000 sq ft (1,000 m²). of exhibition space and providing a total read more

  • CAPITOL PARK MUSEUM

    The Louisiana State Museum-Baton Rouge features thematic exhibits on the diverse aspects of Louisiana history and culture, including two permanent exhibitions, entitled Grounds for Greatness: Louisiana and the Nation, and Experiencing Louisiana: Discovering the Soul of America.

  • CITY DOCK

    Baton Rouge’s City Dock welcomes thousands of tourists each year from grand riverboats on the Mississippi. Connected to the levee path, the dock also serves as a gateway into Downtown’s Central Green and entertainment destinations. The city is currently planning to expand the dock, accommodating multiple vessels to fuel Baton read more

  • CONVENTION STREET PARK

    0.73 Acres – Located in the heart of the city, the park’s unique amenities include a perennial garden, pergola with tables and chairs, educational and historical information, bio-retention rain garden, passive open green space and artwork. An arcing seat wall provides seating or an area for outdoor performances. It also read more

  • LOUISIANA ART & SCIENCE MUSEUM

    Housed in a historic railroad depot on the banks of the Mississippi River, the Louisiana Art & Science Museum (LASM) offers educational entertainment for visitors of all ages. LASM features exhibitions of internationally renowned artists, innovative programming in the state-of-the-art Pennington Planetarium, interactive art and science galleries for children, and read more

  • LOUISIANA’S OLD STATE CAPITOL

    Constructed between 1847 and 1852, this imposing structure on a bluff looking out over the Mississippi River has the appearance from the outside of a medieval fortress. The interior, however, is decorated in marble and rich wood paneling, with a commanding cast-iron spiral staircase and an awesome display of stained read more

  • LSU MUSEUM OF ART

    The LSU Museum of Art is in downtown Baton Rouge and acts as a “Gateway” for the University to share its vast cultural resources with the community at large and with visitors to the city. Housed in the stunning Shaw Center for the Arts, the LSU Museum of Art has read more

  • MAIN STREET MARKET

    With a diverse group of cafes, shops, and micro-enterprises, Main Street Market creates a public marketplace for small local farmers, artists, and entrepreneurs.

  • MISSISSIPPI RIVER

    No river in American is as culturally, historically, and economically significant as the Mississippi. Here in Baton Rouge visitors and residents are able to take advantage of the city’s proximity to this famous waterway and partake in a wide variety of activities including a bike and walking trail, museums such read more

  • NORTH BOULEVARD TOWN SQUARE

    North Boulevard Town Square is a spectacular greenspace development that has transformed the disjointed area between North Boulevard and River Road into a lively downtown center where the city’s cultural and civic attractions come together for all to enjoy. While this area was previously unusable with virtually no tree cover read more

  • OLD BOGAN FIRE STATION

    Featuring fire equipment (hoses, extinguishers, fire boxes), the fireman’s uniform and three fire trucks dating back to 1919 through 1926. Home to the Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge.