LaHouse offers a unique setting for meetings and events -- with multi-media meeting space, the beautifully furnished demonstration house, porches, landscaped grounds, and hassle-free parking for visitors, including handicap and bus parking. The Teaching Center includes a 730 square foot meeting space with:
Wireless Internet and floor outlets for laptops
Computer with MS Office with hardwire internet access
Distance education technology linked with AgCenter sites throughout Louisiana (additional arrangements required)
Table and chair seating for up to 42 (W arrangement); seats 33 classroom style
Chair-only seating for 45
Kitchenette with full size refrigerator, built-in ice-maker, convection-microwave oven and sink
30-cup and two 14 cup coffee makers (coffee service available)
Mens and ladies restrooms
Rental rates are lower than comparable campus meeting spaces and LaHouse includes the unique benefit of its many exhibits to explore! Discounts are available for major LaHouse Key Contributors, LSU and government agency staff. Facilities are free to LSU AgCenter employees for educational and professional events during normal business hours. See the link below for current Facility Rental rates and use policies.
NOTE: All activities must be approved by LaHouse officials. LSU AgCenter/LaHouse reserves the right to limit use of these facilities to events it deems appropriate to support its mission. Exclusive use of the house during M-F business hours requires a minimum one month advance booking to allow public notice that the house will not be open to the public during the exclusive event time.