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Louisiana Art & Science Museum

Nestled neatly in downtown Baton Rouge in the heart of Plantation Country, the Louisiana Art and Science Museum is a fun-filled museum complex fit for visitors of all ages. The museum houses a host of permanent exhibits, including Ancient Egypt, Solar System, and Universe Gallery.

Visitors are encouraged to take in a show at the museum planetarium – shows range from Flight of the Butterflies to Lewis & Clark Great Journey West. Plan your visit accordingly and stop in on one of the many events, like Far-Out First Friday, and the rotating exhibits. 

Louisiana Art & Science Museum
100 S River Rd.
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70802
(225) 344-5272

2 Hotels Near Louisiana Art & Science 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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