Visit Museums

It is our privilege at the Department of State to operate outstanding museums throughout Louisiana for the education and enjoyment of our citizens and visitors. These museums offer an interesting look at the culture and diversity that make Louisiana such an interesting place to live or visit. Our museums are located in all geographic parts of the state and offer a unique look at the history of our people. We hope that you will have the opportunity to visit each of them by following our Heroes and Heritage Trail. To get started blazing the Trail, review and print your Passport to Adventure!

The following museums are now OPEN. Please contact each museum directly for hours of operation.

Delta Music Museum

Eddie G. Robinson Museum

Germantown Colony Museum

Mansfield Female College

The following museums are currently closed due to storm damage:

Tioga Heritage Park & Museum

Louisiana Cotton Museum

Louisiana Oil and Gas Museum 

Thomas Carmody, State Director of Museums
3015 Greenwood Road
Shreveport, LA 71109
318.632.2056 fax

Mary Durusau, Old State Capitol Director
100 North Blvd.
Baton Rouge, LA 70801
225.342.0316 fax