Two places not to be missed are the Old State House and the Old Governor's Mansion. The mansion has personal memorabilia from Huey Long. The building has been restored and furnished for that time frame. The guides seemed to love the house and willingly shared their information.
One of the best tours. We were the only visitors at the time & we were there for almost 2 hours. The tours are given by volunteers who are extremely knowledgeable & if you are interested, they will give you a very detailed account of the politics & history of Baton Rouge. Loved the back stories on all of the... 更多
There was a "staff event" with just a piece of paper on the door on a Tuesday morning, our only day in Baton Rouge, so we were kind of disappointed. It was a pretty walk up to the door though, with a fountain and those majestic columns. Wish they'd had their staff event after hours though, so we could have... 更多
Very interesting and informative. Guided tour took about 30 minutes and included a short history of all the governor's who lived in the mansion, some quite colorful.