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Harvest Days at Rural Life


Living history demonstrations will interpret activities that took place on Louisiana farms and plantations during harvest time in the 1800's.  Louisiana artisans will focus on many types of agricultural and household activities.  Demonstrations will include blacksmithing, soap making, basket weaving, wood working and open hearth cooking.

Pre-registration is not required.  Check-in will be at the front desk/gift shop area of the Rural Life Museum on the event date.  

Please see our Harvest Days page for a complete list of activities.

Regular admission prices charged.

* Many events in Baton Rouge have been proactively postponed or cancelled due to COVID-19. For the most up-to-date event information, please check with the specific event's website or social media pages.