3 Hotels in Baton Rouge
Hotels in Baton Rouge, LA
Capital of the Bay State, Baton Rouge is set in southern Louisiana's Plantation Country along Interstate 10. Also known as Red Stick, BR is served by the Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport, and set on the Mississippi River – less than two hours northwest of New Orleans.
Home to the Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge features must-sees like the Baton Rouge Zoo, the Audubon Aquarium of the Americas, and the always popular Louisiana State Capitol Building – the country's tallest capitol building.
History buffs need tour the Capital Area's many historic homes. Don't miss tours of the 1792 French Creole Magnolia Mound Plantation, the Audubon State Historic Site & Oakley House, and the Houmas House Plantation & Gardens.
For fall travelers, be sure to experience college football in Baton Rouge. Join more than 92-thousand fans in purple and gold and head to Tiger Stadium for a game with the LSU Tigers. And for more competitive sports, check out the State Capitol Raceway in Port Allen.