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Things To Do In Baton Rouge Infused With Southern Culture

The history. The lore. The culture. All unlike anything else in the world, and all only found when you immerse yourself in the unique ambiance of America's Deep South. Baton Rouge is as famous for its hospitality as it is for its harmony of French and Creole cultures. Perched on Istrouma Bluff, above the mighty Mississippi's banks, Baton Rouge has developed into the lively, energetic city. Explore this southern gem and enjoy delectable cuisine, exciting entertainment, LSU sports, casino action, and a vibrant downtown district. Experience Louisiana's capital city at the Watermark hotel, an escape from ordinary in the heart of it all.
Baton Rouge River Center and Performing Arts Theater

Baton Rouge River Center and Performing Arts Theater

Enjoy an exciting concert, a heart-pounding sports event or a classic ballet or symphony performance at the most diverse event space in all of Baton Rouge. All is on tap here for you to enjoy.
Category: Entertainment
275 S River Rd, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70802
225-389-4953Baton Rouge River Center and Performing Arts Theater phone number
Louisiana State University

Louisiana State University

This prestigious institute of higher education has been nurturing the best minds for more than 150 years. Visit this vibrant Baton Rouge campus and understand what makes LSU so special.
Category: Attractions
3810 W. Lakeshore Dr., Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70808
225-578-2111Louisiana State University phone number
Shaw Center for the Arts at Louisiana

Shaw Center for the Arts

Home to some of Baton Rouge's most prestigious performing and visual arts, the Shaw Center offers an ever-changing variety of live performances and curated exhibits sure to please every guest.
Category: Entertainment
100 Lafayette St, Baton Rouge, LA , City, State 70801
225-389-7171Shaw Center for the Arts phone number
Louisiana Art & Science Museum

Louisiana Art & Science Museum

Explore the intersection of where art meets science in a place where education is as important as entertainment. An IMAX theater ensures that you will be inspired by the sights and sounds.
Category: Family / Kids
100 S River Rd, Baton Rouge, State 70802
225-344-5272Louisiana Art & Science Museum phone number
Blue Bayou Water Park, Louisiana

Blue Bayou Water Park

Get wet and wild in the refreshing waters of one of Baton Rouge's most popular family attractions. Featuring thrilling water rides and lazy rivers, there's fun for the whole family here.
Category: Family / Kids
18142 Perkins Rd, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70810
225-753-3333Blue Bayou Water Park phone number
Hollywood Casino in Louisiana

Hollywood Casino

Enjoy red carpet treatment with a visit to a casino that is nearly as big as Hollywood itself. Experience dynamic table games and exciting slots, all designed to make you the star.
Category: Attractions
North, 1717 River Rd, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70802
225-709-7777Hollywood Casino phone number
Baton Rouge Zoo, Louisiana

Baton Rouge Zoo

Encounter exotic creatures from around the world in one of the wildest experiences in Baton Rouge. A day at the zoo promises fun for kids and kids at heart.
Category: Family / Kids
3601 Thomas Rd, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70807
225-775-3877Baton Rouge Zoo phone number
USS Kidd DD-661 Louisiana Veterans Memorial & Museum

USS Kidd DD-661 Louisiana Veterans Memorial & Museum

Walk the decks of a WWII Naval destroyer and pay homage to the brave men and women who proudly served so America could be free. Explore the Pride of the Pacific.
Category: Attractions
305 S River Rd, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70802
225-342-1942USS Kidd DD-661 Louisiana Veterans Memorial & Museum phone number
Southern University and A&M College, Louisiana

Southern University and A&M College

Discover the unique personality of this legacy university, catch an exciting Jaguar sports event and admire the collections in a great art museum. The beautiful campus is just moments away.
Category: Attractions
801 Harding Boulevard, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70813
225-771-4500Southern University and A&M College phone number
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