We are so fortunate in Baton Rouge to have a wonderful State Museum.  This is the perfect time of year to check out the special Mardi Gras Exhibit.  One a rainy day in the winter, what's a better place to go!!  

Mardi Gras: It's Carnival Time in Louisiana is a permanent exhibition.The Presbytere is open Tuesday through Sunday from 10 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. Admission is $6 for adults, $5 for senior citizens, students and active military and free to children 12 and under. The Museum is wheelchair accessible. Individuals with other special needs are asked to call in advance to make arrangements. 

For more information or to make reservations, call the Louisiana State Museum at 504-568-6968 or, toll free, 800-568-6968.

Here is a sample of what you will see there: