Get cultured in Baton Rouge

Immerse yourself in all that Baton Rouge has to offer. With rich history, delectable food and year-round festivals, you’ll wonder why you’ve never traveled to the Red Stick before.

Capitol Park Museum
Capitol Park Museum

Capitol Park Museum is a 69,000 square foot facility housing all things Louisiana history, industry and culture, giving anyone who visits a taste of what Louisiana is all about. Grounds for Greatness and Experiencing Louisiana are the two permanent exhibits that feature hundreds of artifacts, such as a 48 foot shrimp boat, a civil war submarine, authentic Mardi Gras costumes, historic battle relics and much more. Let Capitol Park Museum take you back to how Louisiana all began and discover what is to come.

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Downtown Baton Rouge Welcome Guides
Downtown Baton Rouge Welcome Guides

The Downtown Development District is happy to present its newest welcome guides! Components include lists and information about the many downtown amenities, attractions, businesses, merchants, restaurants, events and neighborhoods. To view guides, click below.

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Rhythms in the Rouge
Rhythms in the Rouge

Tap your toes in Baton Rouge! With plenty of options there’s a genre fit for any taste. For a complete list of upcoming concerts and schedules click on More Information.

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Transportation Information
Transportation Information

Utilize our many transportation options while you are in the city to get from place to place! We offer a variety of options from car rentals, the Capital Area Transit System (CATS), limo services, shuttle services and taxis. To learn more about our transportation options, click More Information.

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Visit Baton Rouge: The Baton Rouge Zoo and Louisiana Swamplands
Visit Baton Rouge: The Baton Rouge Zoo and Louisiana Swamplands

Explore the wild side of Baton Rouge with Mo Isom, who somehow finds herself kissing giraffes, dodging gators, and chasing endangered ducks with horns in this all-natural adventure. From the Baton Rouge Zoo to the swamps surrounding McGee's Landing, Mo travels by foot, boat, train, and (of course) teleportation to witness the area's wildest species. If you're looking to explore the Baton Rouge outdoors, this adventure is right up your alley.

Tour Plantation Country
Tour Plantation Country

Experience Baton Rouge's historical architecture and rich countryside with visits to some of the area's plantations.

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