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Old Governor's Mansion
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NameOld Governor's Mansion
Address502 North Boulevard
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Brief DescriptionHistoric house museum listed on National Register
TypeAttraction
CategoryHistoric Site
DescriptionVisit the House the Kingfish Built!
Nicknamed "Louisiana's White House," the Old Governor's Mansion is a historic house museum built by one of Louisiana's most colorful and dynamic governors, Huey P. Long. The mansion, which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places, housed nine governors from 1930-1962, and now showcases their original furniture and belongings. From the grand East Room to Huey's "secret staircase" to the serene Rose Garden, the mansion offers a wealth of beauty and history throughout. Guided tours only, group rates available. The Old Governor's Mansion is operated by the Foundation for Historical Louisiana under a cooperative endeavor agreement with the State of Louisiana.
The Mansion is also available for special events, weddings and receptions.
Phone 1(225) 387-2464
Emailfhla@bellsouth.net
Handicapped AccessibleYes
Time Allowanceapprox. 30-45 minutes
Websitewww.fhl.org
Last Updated3/31/2005
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5 StarsExcellent!My wife and I just recently got married at The Old South Dakota Governor's Mansion. It was an amazing experience. The staff worked with us on every detail and made our day the most special of our lives.Young male03-06-08
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