About Baton Rouge

Through the years, Baton Rouge has been and continues to be shaped by a variety of cultural and environmental influences. Travel down south and experience our cultural traditions seen in our unique attractions, imbedded in the lyrics of our music, and tasted in our blend of local cuisine. The Capital City is truly the center of Louisiana's cultural excitement!

While visiting, relive our colorful history though our cuisine and architecture, both a blend of Creole and Cajun, topped with Italian, German, Spanish, Caribbean and Greek flavorings.

So, whether your travels bring you to Baton Rouge for leisure or business, take time and enjoy the sights, cuisine and southern hospitality!

The mission of Visit Baton Rouge shall be to increase visitation to and awareness of the Baton Rouge Area thereby enhancing economic impact.

Visit Baton Rouge shall conduct its business with integrity, energy and pride through a motivated staff displaying a passion for and an appreciation of the travel and tourism industry.