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Guides and Resources for teachers and educators.

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Overview

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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!

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Large group? Request a tour with us.

To schedule a field trip or group tour, please visit this page to fill out the tour request form. Most week day scheduled tours are guided tours.

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The History

Our 165-year-old statehouse has withstood war, fire, scandal, bitter debate, abandonment and an occasional fistfight. Learn more here.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Have questions about planning your visit? Visit this page for museum expectations, accessibility information, on-site accommodations and more.

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