In honor of the West Baton Rouge Museum’s 50th Anniversary, the West Baton Rouge Historical Association is opening the vault to display objects from our collection that document the rich cultural history of our parish. Many of these objects will be on display for the first time!
Staff, volunteers, and future volunteers are invited to tour the sugar refinery in Gramercy. To make reservations to attend, please call 225-336-2422 Ext. 201. FREE.
The parade will conclude with a ceremony and reception at the West Baton Rouge Museum. FREE.
Louisiana folk artist Malaika Favorite is known for her creative interpretations of history. In her latest series, Washboard City, scrub-boards are used as a symbol of the hard work, discipline, and determination of black women in the south.
This exhibit, curated by the National Archives, features some of the hundreds of thousands of photographs that military photographers stationed in Vietnam took to document American Armed Forces activities.
If interested, contact Gwenn LaViolette at 225-336-2422 x201. FREE.