Tuesday, January 31, 2023

Celebrate carnival season at the Louisiana State Museum on Tuesday, January 31, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.! Tour the exhibition Rex: The 150th Anniversary of the School of Design with Curator of Costumes and Textiles Wayne Phillips to view historic costumes... More Information

Political Animal: The Life and Times of Stewart Butler with Frank Perez

Thursday, February 9, 2023

Join us for an evening with Frank Perez as he discusses his new book, Political Animal: The Life and Times of Stewart Butler (University Press of Mississippi, 2022). This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Cabildo as part of the Second... More Information

Lunchtime Lagniappe! at Capitol Park Museum

Wednesday, March 8, 2023

Join us at noon for Capitol Park Museum's monthly Lunchtime Lagniappe. This month we're featuring Faye Phillips, the author of Baton Rouge Cemeteries and professor emerita at LSU Libraries. Come hear about the history of local cemeteries,... More Information

Historical Umbrella Workshop with Dianne Honoré

Tuesday, April 11, 2023

Kick off festival season by creating your own historically inspired umbrella with Dianne Honoré, a cultural preservationist, costumer, Baby Doll, and Big Queen of the Yellow Pocahontas Black Masking Indians! Participants will explore the history and... More Information