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

Ms. Lynnel Ruckert