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LSU Museum of Art at the Shaw Center for the Arts

  • 100 Lafayette Street, Fifth Floor Shaw Center for the Arts Baton Rouge, LA 70801
  • (225) 389-7200
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The LSU Museum of Art is a dynamic venue located on the fifth floor of the Shaw Center for the Arts in downtown Baton Rouge. In addition to holding one of the largest university-affiliated art collections in the South, the museum presents world-class touring exhibitions of regional, American, and European painting, sculpture, decorative arts, works on paper, and photography.

The Museum’s 5000-work collection is highlighted in galleries of American and British portraiture and decorative arts, American Arts and Crafts pottery, Chinese Jade, and modern and contemporary paintings and sculptures, with a focus on Southern artists. The LSU Museum of Art is a gateway connecting the University and the community at large to a diverse range of artistic styles and periods.

Come experience Dinner & Museum on the second (2nd) Friday of each month where people can bring their LSU MOA museum sticker to Capital City Grill (downtown) and get 10% off.

For more information call 389-7200 or visit

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Free First Sunday

Free admission all day and family activities. Now with live music!

Yoga in the Galleries

Need time out from the work week? Looking for an artful atmosphere for meditation? No experience...

Dinner & LSU Museum of Art

Dinner & Museum on the second Friday of each month.

After visiting the LSU Museum of...

Stories in Art / Historias en Arte

Second Saturdays at 10:30 a.m.  |  Now with bilingual...

Third Thursday: Cooking Demo & Spanish Language Tour

We hope you will join us for a cooking demonstration by Mestizo Louisiana Mexican Cuisine and a...

Family Workshop: Printmaking & Exhibition Tour

Explore the exhibition Destination: Latin America with a family-friendly tour and...

BOGO Free Admission

Visit the fifth floor museum for buy one get one free admission!

  • Redeemable: January 1, 2019 - December 31, 2019

FREE Friday Nights

Admission is Free at the LSU Museum of Art from 5-8 p.m. every Friday!

  • Redeemable: June 23, 2019 - December 31, 2021