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Capitol Park Museum

Measuring in at nearly 70,000 square feet, Capitol Park Museum is a recent addition to the Capitol Park and Louisiana State Capitol area in Baton Rouge. The museum most notably features an authentic Civil War submarine raised from Lake Pontchartrain.

Spread across two floors, other museum must-sees include exhibits documenting everything from Louis Armstrong to Mardi Gras to Jim Crow. The museum features two permanent exhibits, as well as a variety of rotating exhibits and special events focusing on culture and history in Plantation Country.

Capitol Park Museum
660 N 4th St.
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70802
(225) 342-5428

2 Hotels Near Capitol Park Museum

Best Western Chateau Louisianne Suite Hotel

710 N Lobdell Boulevard
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70806-2973
Phone: (225) 927-6700

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High Speed Internet Access Complimentary full breakfast includes scrambled eggs, hot grits, hot waffles and freshly baked biscuits. Sausage is served on Saturdays and Sundays only. Exercise gym Children's activities Courtyard pool and indoor whirlpool Pets allowed based on the availability of pet friendly rooms.  Up to 2 dogs per room with an 80 pound weight limit.  Additional pet types (cats, birds, etc) may be accepted at the hotel's discretion.  Pet rate is $20 per day with a $100 per week maximum.

Best Western Plus Richmond Inn & Suites-Baton Rouge

2683 Energy Drive
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70808-2627
Phone: (225) 924-6500

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High Speed Internet Access Complimentary breakfast Exercise facility, 24 Hour Two elliptical machines, two treadmills, two types of bikes, stair climber, free weights, two flat screen televisions with HD channels, cold water, towels Physically challenged facilities pool lift Pets allowed based on the availability of pet friendly rooms.  Up to 2 dogs per room with an 80 pound weight limit.  Additional pet types (cats, birds, etc) may be accepted at the hotel's discretion.  Pet rate is $20 per day with a $100 per week maximum.
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