The LSU Museum of Art has decided to temporarily close beginning Tuesday, March 17, 2020 in response to the current situation involving the coronavirus (COVID-19).
The LSU Museum of Artis 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.