Baton Rouge

Louisiana State Capital


Louisiana Capitol in Baton Rouge

Louisiana Capitol building in Baton Rouge: photo by Stuart Seeger on Flickr (use permitted with attribution).

Capital City of Louisiana USA

Located on the Mississippi river, the port city of Baton Rouge is the state capital of Louisiana. Baton Rouge (the name means "red stick" in French) is also the seat of East Baton Rouge Parish and the second-largest city in Louisiana (New Orleans is the largest). All State Capitals



Plantation-style home in Baton Rouge LA;    Photo by gaylon keeling/Flickr (noncommercial use permitted with attribution/share alike).

Plantation-style home in Baton Rouge LA


Travel Guide: Baton Rouge, Louisiana