Louisiana's Old State Capitol is a museum of political history with exhibits and programs that highlight significant events and individuals in Louisiana and American history.  A special crossword puzzle has been created for the museum.  Check it out here!

Museum hours are:
Tuesday - Friday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Saturday 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Scheduling a Group Tour

To schedule a group tour or field trip, please fill out the Tour Request Form.

Most group tours are guided. However, we cannot provide guides for tours scheduled on Saturdays. 

Allow at least one hour for your tour. 

Ask about picnicking on our grounds, but please note there is no sheltered area in case of inclement weather.


For information about student service hour opportunities please visit our Volunteer page.