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Old State Capitol Interesting

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Old State Capitol Interesting : Michelin's recommendations

At this castle-like, Gothic Revival-style structure (1850), with its lovely interior rotunda, representatives in January 1861 voted to withdraw from the Union and form a separate nation (the republic existed for four weeks). Today the building houses the Museum of Political History, with artifacts and displays including a fascinating interactive history of Louisiana's governors.

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  • Address : 100 North Blvd. USA - Baton Rouge, LA 7080170801Baton Rouge
  • Phone : (225) 342-0500
  • Website :
  • Prices : free of charge

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