Rising 34 floors, the Louisiana State Capitol is the tallest capitol in the U.S. Completed in 1932, it stands as a prime example of combined classicism and Art Deco design popular for government buildings at the time. The Louisiana State Capitol is a National Historic Landmark and is located at North Third Street on State Capitol Drive. Visitors are encouraged to tour the observation deck on the 27th floor and take in the panoramic view of Baton Rouge. Open 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. daily except on major holidays; tower closes at 4 p.m. Admission is free.

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Address: 900 North Street, Baton Rouge, LA, United States

Online Resources

https://www.nps.gov/nr/travel/louisiana/cap.htm

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