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The West Baton Rouge Museum

In the interest of our parish, 
Three Hundred Years of History in West Baton Rouge.

Our dynamic permanent exhibits give you a comprehensive view about our history from the Native Americans and European Exploration to contemporary times. Get a hands on experience with the artifacts in our collection and see the importance of industry that made Louisiana at one time the richest state in the south. - Read More 

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West Baton Rouge Museum
Current Exhibits

Always something new at the WBR Museum

The museum features a wide variety of temporary and traveling exhibits throughout the year. These exhibits reflect a wide variety of topics and highlight different aspects of West Baton Rouge culture. We feature workshops, lectures, films and festivals including SugarFest. Come visit us, we'd be happy to see you - Read More

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Historic Structures

Experience the 19th Century for yourself!

Our historic structures bring you back to a time that is not forgotten and preserved for you and your children to come and explore and learn from our history. The Aillet House, Allendale Plantation Cabins, Arboroth Plantation Store, are our showcase exhibits, with period furnishing and other artifacts.  - Read More

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West Baton Rouge Museum News

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Artifacts
  • Green and White Gingham Apron
    Aprons are back in vogue. They are convenient, practical and retro-chic. In honor of Mother Day's, our featured artifact is a classic green and white gingham apron from the collection. Made by Leah Mae Levert, and donated by Dr. Evva Wilson, this apron ties at…
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