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

Louisiana's Flagship University More than 250 principal buildings are grouped on a 650-acre plateau, which constitutes the main part of campus. The University moved to its…

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

Breakfast in Baton Rouge, LA wouldn't be complete without Cracker Barrel's delicious homestyle food. 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…

  • 7620 Andrea Drive
  • (225) 292-0802

Peace, Love and Crabs! Joe's Crab Shack serves up a variety of shrimp, chicken, salads, sandwiches, pasta and more. They'll save you a seat and some of the best seafood that you've ever tasted. Great food and quick, upbeat service works magic for guests of all ages.

  • 3357 Highland Road
  • (225) 383-1754

Since 1985 the Chimes Restaurant & Tap Room has been a Baton Rouge and LSU tradition serving fine patrons for 39 years. 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…

  • 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…

  • 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

Like no other! The largest, most glamorous new mall in the Southeast offers stunning decor, food court, carousel and a host of premier stores on two levels. Anchors: Macy's, Dillard's, J.C. Penny, and Sears. We also host Year Round Events and Holiday Events. Other Services…

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

Home to the Original BBQ Chicken Pizza and other innovative hearth-baked pizzas, made-to-order pastas, creative salads, appetizers, soups, sandwiches and desserts. California Pizza Kitchen is a casual-dining restaurant serving up California creativity through its innovative menu…