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Southern Louisiana Private Swamp Tours
"The departure point for this 2.5 hour long swamp tour is located 30 minutes outside of the great city of New Orleans and along the way you will see fishing villages and breath taking views of the bayou. If needed transportation is provided to and from the location with high end luxury vehicles and there is a pick up fee per person that is due at time of arrival at the tour location.As your tour departs from the docks and you begin to explore the swamp you will see all sorts of wildlife ranging from alligators to migratory birds from South America and everything in between. The beautiful Mississippi River Delta is ranked as one of the top 5 deltas in the world with the most animal life per acre. On your tour you will have the opportunity to see alligators up close as your tour guide hand feeds them food. Come see what southern Louisiana has to offer.""""A private swamp tour is the best way to explore and appreciate the history and landscape of southern Louisiana. This two and a half hour tour explores over 28 square miles of terrain with many different types of wild life such as alligators and migratory the tour guides are locals and they are knowledgeable in the rich history of the area. Make sure to ask them about the 2
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Combo Oak Alley Plantation And 16-passenger Air-boat Swamp Tour
"We are only 35 minutes from New Orleans yet a world apart. Our New Orleans air-boat tour is a high speed adventure that is part tour part thrill ride. You will travel at high speeds in the 16 passenger boat then slow down and stop for photo opportunities. Along the way you will get a personal tour by your local Captain. Our air-boats have stadium seating so that the person in front of you does not obstruct your view and every seat is great for experiencing the tour and viewing the wildlife. Yes
From $135.00
 
Combo Oak Alley Plantation and 6-Passenger Airboat Tour
"We are only 35 minutes from New Orleans yet a world apart. Our New Orleans air-boat tour is a high speed adventure that is part tour part thrill ride. You will travel at high speeds in the 6 passenger boat then slow down and stop for photo opportunities. Along the way you will get a personal tour by your local Captain. Our air-boats have stadium seating so that the person in front of you does not obstruct your view and every seat is great for experiencing the tour and viewing the wildlife. Yes
From $155.00

State Capitol Tips (10)

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the louisiana state capitol is the most prominent landmark in the city of baton rouge. the new capitol was created by governor huey p. long in the early 1930's. this interesting simplified classical...
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doug48
May 20, 2009

View from the Top

We entered the Capital Building at the basement or ground floor level. The sign on the elevator said we were not to take it between the basement and the first floor, but the door guard said that was...
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grandmaR
Sep 29, 2016

Louisiana State Capitol - FREE

Baton Rouge is the capitol of the state of Louisiana. The Louisiana State Capitol Building, at 34 stories and 450 feet tall, is the tallest state capitol in the country. It took 2500 railcars of...
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Basaic
Feb 25, 2015

Louisiana State Capitol - Details and Interior

Here are some details of the state capitol building and of the interior. The interior is very impressive. You can see a pencil-sized piece of wood blown into the ceiling from a bomb blast in 1970....
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Basaic
Feb 25, 2015

Nation's Tallest State Capitol Building

If you are in Baton Rouge take a tour of the Louisiana state capitol building. At 450 ft. and 34 stories it is the nation's tallest. There is an observation deck on the 27th floor providing sweeping...
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DJMist
Jul 16, 2007

Louisiana State Capitol

This is the tallest capitol in the nation at a height of 450 ft with 34 floors. Designed in an Art Deco-style, the building was completed in 1932. The Observation deck is on the 27th floor (closes at...
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keeweechic
Jun 05, 2003

Louisiana State Capitol

Its the tallest building in Baton Rouge and the tallest state capitol building in the United States. The view from the top is very nice, and you can see up and down the Mississippi River for miles....
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John_P_LSU
Aug 26, 2002

State Capitol Building: Best thing in BR!

The best thing to see in Baton Rouge. Architecture, Art, History, Murder Mystery, Bombings, Altitude…if you like any of these you will like the state capitol. And it’s FREE!Take the elevator to the...
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IronLenz
Apr 03, 2007

New State Capitol

The New State Capitol is an interesting place to visit. It was built by former governor Huey P Long, and some say he built it for himself rather than for the state. He was shot and killed in this...
tulajane
May 25, 2006

From atop the State Capitol

Take the elevators up to the top of the tallest State Capitol in the Country and get a good view of the City of Baton Rouge and the Mississippi River.This view (looking West) was taken on a Spring day...
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Virtuous_Tourist
May 02, 2003
 
 
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Things to Do Near State Capitol

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Old Governors Mansion

The Old Governor’s Mansion was built by Huey P. Long in 1929 using the Classical Revival style of architecture. It served as the residence for the governor of Louisiana from 1930 to 1963 housing nine...
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Shaw Center

The Shaw Center for the Arts has 125,000 square feet of a variety of visual and performance arts; truly something for everyone. The center is conveniently located in downtown Baton Rouge by the Old...
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USS Kidd

The U.S.S. Kidd is a Fletcher Class Destroyer that saw action in World War II and the Korean War. It was named after Rear Admiral Isaac Campbell Kidd, Sr.; although I do not think that is the guy in...
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Art and Science Museum

The Louisiana Art and Science Museum includes a variety of displays including two large art galleries with rotating exhibits, two smaller art galleries with permanent exhibits from the museum’s...
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State Museum

There are nine Louisiana State Museums around the state; some in New Orleans (like the Cabildo and the Presbytere) and the Capitol Park Museum here in Baton Rouge. The Capitol Park Museum houses some...
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Tiger Stadium

The predominant religion in Louisiana - LSU football. Tiger Stadium holds close to 100,000 rabid lunatic fans. It's the fifth largest on-campus college football stadium in the nation. Perenially high...
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