The Cabildo, Jackson Square, New Orleans

Louisiana State Museum - Explore our System of Nine Museums


Since 1906, the Louisiana State Museum (LSM) has served as our great state's repository of history, culture and heritage. We present insightful exhibitions that allow us to broaden our understanding of our place in the world, and we safeguard for the future the irreplaceable artifacts of our storied past. Our nine sites statewide include Louisiana's most historic and architecturally significant structures, some of which are more than 200 years old and of immense historical importance. With nearly ...more...