Louisiana State Capitol

Baton Rouge houses over 300 years of colorful history for you to explore, and there’s no better way to get started than with the Old and New State Capitols! Each represents the Red Stick’s cultural history and tells its own story. Embrace the vast height of the tallest state capitol in the United States or the castle-like structure of the Old State Capitol—check them out for yourself and see which is your favorite! Book a tour and start your adventure today!

  • 900 North Third Street
  • (225) 342-7317

The Louisiana State Capitol is the Tallest Capitol in the US! The building is 450 ft high & 460 ft to the tip with 34 floors. The capitol houses the chambers for the Louisiana State Legislature, made up of the House of Representatives and the Senate, as well as the office of the…

  • 100 North Boulevard
  • (225) 342-0500

A National Historic Landmark standing high on a bluff overlooking the Mississippi River. Houses the Old State Capital Museum of Political History which contains several state of the art exhibits. Louisiana's "castle-on-the-river" is the recipient of distinguished awards for…

  • State Capitol
  • (225) 342-5914

Located on the 27th floor of the Louisiana State Capitol, provides a spectacular panoramic view of the Mississippi River and the Capital cityscape. The gift shop offers great Louisiana and Baton Rouge souvenirs, and a perfect place to look for a unique Louisiana gift.

  • 100 North Boulevard
  • (225) 342-0500

During your visit to the Old State Capitol also know as State House, be sure to stop by the museum shop offering a great selection one-of-a-kind merchandise, including works from local artists. Everything from Art, Gifts, Bookstore, Stationary, Fashion Accessories, Historical…