Mission statement: To provide a learning experience in Louisiana history and the democratic process through exhibitions, educational outreach, and the arts. This historic and diverse facility advances the visitor's knowledge of our rich cultural heritage and vibrant political tradition.

The Old State Capitol Foundation was founded in 1990 as a non-profit organization dedicated to the restoration and preservation of the Old State Capitol through fundraising efforts. If you are interested in making a donation to the foundation please call Mary Durusau at 225-342-0500.

Board of Directors

Mr. Bridger Eglin, President
Mr. Bill Potter, Secretary/Treasurer
Dr. Vance Broussard 
Mrs. Winnie Byrd
Ms. Rochelle Dugas
Mrs. Kathy Rasberry
Ms. Nancy Broadhurst
Ms. Donna Mayeux
Ms. Nancy Crawford
Ms. Vera Olds
Ms. Susan Westbrook