Over Here & Over There: Americans at Home and Abroad in World War I – November 4th, 2017 to January 7th, 2018

On November 4, 2017, the West Baton Rouge Museum will open a new two-part exhibition from the National Archives, Over Here & Over There: Americans at Home and Abroad in World War I. Because World War I was “total war,” the American home front was especially important to victory. Over Here captures the patriotic fervor

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Raw Sugar: Harvest in Black and White – September 2nd – December 31st, 2017

The West Baton Rouge Museum presents a new exhibition entitled Raw Sugar: Harvest in Black and White featuring the photography of Lakeland, Louisiana native Julie Stewart. The exhibit, which runs September 2 through December 31, 2017, features a series of photographs of Alma Plantation, Louisiana’s last complete plantation-sugar mill complex. This collection of photographs showcases

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Water Trails of the Atchafalaya

The West Baton Rouge Museum is pleased to highlight Louisiana’s rich natural diversity with an exhibit dedicated to the Atchafalaya Basin Swamp. The exhibition, Water Trails of the Atchafalaya, will be on display at the West Baton Rouge Museum from June 17 through October 29, 2017.  Come celebrate Louisiana’s greatest natural resource through the art

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