Student-Friendly Itinerary

In the Capital City, your student group will find attractions that showcase our historic and colorful culture, taste the  “Red Stick’s” delicious cuisine and experience our vibrant music and incomparable collegiate spirit!

While you’re here, take advantage of our walkable downtown, explore our interactive attractions, enjoy the sights of the majestic Mighty Mississippi River or put on the performance of a lifetime at one of our many performing arts venues! With plenty of activities to do in Baton Rouge, we encourage you to explore these fun options and create a personalized trip for you and your group! 

Student-Friendly Attractions

Performance Venues

Campus Tours

Louisiana State University

One of the most-visited places in Baton Rouge is the beautiful campus of Louisiana State University. Known for the stately oaks & broad magnolias, trademark architecture…

Southern University

Southern University and A&M College in Baton Rouge, La., is located on the Scott's Bluff overlooking the Mississippi River in the northern section of the City of Baton Rouge…

Student Fun

Local Dining Options

  • 10250 Plaza Americana Drive
  • (225) 926-1328

Our all-day breakfast, lunch, and dinner menus allow you to get your fill of comfort food in our friendly LA location. Shop throughout the country store, take a seat by the fire, or play some checkers while you wait for your meal to arrive - all with Cracker Barrel. For the best…

  • 3357 Highland Road
  • (225) 383-1754

The Chimes has an upbeat and friendly environment with a menu offering South Louisiana Cuisine, Cajun & Creole dishes, Seafood entrees with all of everyone's gastropub favorites like Po Boys, Hamburgers and more. Get a different view and feel sipping on our rooftop patio with…

  • 3482 Drusilla Lane, Suite D
  • (225) 923-0896

Nestled in the Heart of Baton Rouge for 40 Years Drusilla Place is a family owned business that has been a Baton Rouge, Louisiana, staple. And offering an extensive menu of fried, broiled, and blackened seafood dishes, Drusilla Place serves the most authentic Louisiana cuisine in…

  • 2355 Ferndale Avenue
  • (225) 361-0776

This quirky pizzeria isn't just about serving up mouthwatering slices – it's about creating memorable experiences that will have you coming back for more. With our crispy, golden crusts, fresh, zesty toppings, and a delightfully playful atmosphere, you're in for a treat…

  • 6401 Bluebonnet Boulevard
  • (225) 766-4300

Delicious food, a cool ambiance, lively bars and the fresh flavors of award-winning handcrafted beers give an all around good experience. BJ's extensive menu includes their signature deep-dish pizza, award-winning handcrafted beer, and their famous Pizookie dessert. The highly…

  • 6401 Bluebonnet Boulevard
  • (225) 761-0307

The Mall of Louisiana, one of the largest malls in the state, offers a comprehensive shopping experience with over 150 stores, including major department stores, fashion retailers, and specialty shops. It also features a diverse food court, several sit-down restaurants, a…

  • 10001 Perkins Road, Suite 110
  • (225) 766-3840

Home to the Original BBQ Chicken Pizza and other innovative creations. CPK continues to reimagine California creativity, pushing culinary boundaries with a long list of industry-firsts including gluten-free crust, cauliflower crust, and healthful Power Bowls. Handcrafted with…