See a show at the Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra! This Baton Rouge staple offers everything from classical to modern musical and theater performances. Be sure and book your tickets in advance!
There's always something new popping up in Baton Rouge! Check out the Baton Rouge brewery scene including Tin Roof Brewing Co., Southern Craft Brewery Co. and Cane Land Distilling.
If you plan to be in town for only a few days and want to maximize your time here, book your stay right in the heart of Baton Rouge. We're located just a quick drive from LSU, downtown Baton Rouge and Mall of Louisiana.
While lodging in Baton Rouge, make sure you leave time to visit the USS Kidd Veterans Museum. Allow at least an hour and a half for exploring the WWII Fletcher class destroyer and taking a step back in history.
Whether you're looking for something specific or just want to window shop and go for a walk, the Red Stick Farmer's Market is the perfect place for it. Open Year Round; Thursdays 8am-12pm and Saturdays 8am-12pm
State Capitol Drive, 900 North Third Street, Baton Rouge, LA 70802
What began as the dream of one man - Governor Huey P. Long - became a symbol of pride, history and the spirit of Louisiana. As the tallest capitol in the U.S., the building is 450 feet high with 34 floors. The Observation Deck is on the 27th floor overlooks the gardens and the city of Baton Rouge at a height of 350 feet. In 1935, the building that Long built was also the site of his assassination. Senator Long is buried on the grounds and his statue faces the Capitol.
Highland Rd. at Dalrymple St., Baton Rouge, LA 70805
Louisiana State University is the home of the "Fighting Tigers" and their Bengal tiger mascot, Mike VI. LSU is the flagship institution of the state of Louisiana and is one of only 30 universities nationwide holding land-grant, sea-grant and space-grant status. Attractions both historic and modern abound on campus, including Tiger Stadium, the ancient Indian Mounds, Mike's Habitat, the Greek Amphitheater, and numerous museums.
1717 River Road North, Baton Rouge, LA 70802
For 24-hour gaming excitement visit Hollywood Casino Baton Rouge! Hollywood Casino features over 1,100 slots and all your favorite table games. Dine at the Steakhouse, choose from the famous selection of the Epic Buffet, or take five at the Take 2 Deli. Free valet parking and live weekend entertainment.
18142 Perkins Road, Baton Rouge, LA 70810
On I-10, at Highland Road Exit 166. Both are family entertainment parks. Blue Bayou specializes in water attractions and Dixie Landin' specializes in amusement rides. Call for more details and operating schedule.
6401 Bluebonnet Boulevard, Baton Rouge, LA 70836
The Mall of Louisiana is a 1.6 million square foot, two-level enclosed super regional mall and includes an outdoor lifestyle center, a power center, a Rave movie theater, and numerous restaurant and dining facilities. The Mall of Louisiana has over 175 retailers offering upscale and unique shopping selections.
2410 Tanger Boulevard, Gonzales, LA 70737
Louisiana's largest outlet with 50 designer stores including Liz Claiborne, Gap, Reebok, Old Navy, Mikasa, Guess, Aeropostale and more. Everyday savings of up to 25% - 75% off retail.
3645 LA Highway 18, Vacherie, LA 70090
Come enjoy her beauty and dream of her rich past. Located on the Mississippi River between the historic Louisiana cities of New Orleans and Baton Rouge, Oak Alley Plantation has been called the Grande Dame of the Great River Road. Daily tours, restaurant, gift shop, and bed and breakfast.
100 River Road South, Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Featuring exhibitions of internationally renowned artists, a permanent art collection, innovative programming in the state-of-the-art Pennington planetarium, and interactive children's galleries, LASM seeks to enhance the understanding and appreciation of art and science for general audiences and students. LASM is a place where art and science connect to encourage discovery, inspire creativity, and foster the pursuit of knowledge.
305 River Road South, Baton Rouge, LA 70802
WWII Fletcher class destroyer, restored to 1945 appearance with over 50 inner spaces to see. Veterans Museum displays include a P-40 aircraft, over 40 ship models, full-scale replica of gun deck of Old Ironsides, the Louisiana Memorial Plaza with an eternal flame and a Corsair A-7E jet as a memorial to Vietnam Veterans.
7747 US 61, St. Francisville, LA 70775
The Myrtles Plantation is a 213 year old National Register home built by Gen. David Bradford, also known as "Whiskey Dave." The plantation, circa 1796, invites you to step into the past and experience antebellum splendor. You will see fine antiques, architectural treasures of the South and discover why The Myrtles Plantation has been called one of "America's Most Haunted Homes." The plantation offers guided tours daily and features a full service restaurant with casual or elegant dining options.