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Location & Parking

Directions to the Museum

Coming from the north:

  1. Take I-110 south to Business District.
  2. Exit at North Street/Capitol Park (right-hand exit 1G o I-110).
  3.  Follow service road and turn right at the second red light onto North Street. Proceed down North Street toward the river. 
  4. Turn left onto River Road. Go 5 blocks. The museum is on the right across the street from the Old State Capitol.

Coming from the west or south:

  1. Take I-10 to I-110 (Business District).
  2. Exit at North Street (left-hand exit 1D o I-110).
  3. Proceed down North Street toward the river. Turn left onto River Road. Go 5 blocks.
  4. The museum is on the right across the street from the Old State Capitol.

Coming from the east:

  1. Take I-12 to I-10 to I-110 (Business District).
  2. Exit at North Street (left-hand exit 1D o I-110).
  3. Proceed down North Street toward the river. Turn left onto River Road. Go 5 blocks.
  4. The museum is on the right across the street from the Old State Capitol. 

Parking

Automobile and Van Parking

Metered street parking is available on surrounding streets (see map). For a complete parking guide for the downtown area, please visit the Baton Rouge Downtown Development District Website. Note: Please do not park Vans in areas that are designated for bus parking.

Bus Drop-off and Pick-up

Due to limited parking, busses are required to park offsite. However, a safe area to drop-off and pick-up students is available near the entrance of the Art & Science Museum. Remember that parking is not permitted in this area. Do not block traffic on River Road to drop off or pick up passengers. Offsite bus parking is provided under Interstate 10 and at North Boulevard (see map). Please remember to coordinate a pickup time with your driver.

Bus Routes

Capital Transportation Corporation buses on the Florida Boulevard route stop on River Road directly across from the Art & Science Museum. For more information on routes and schedules, visit the CTC website or call CTC’s Info Line at 225.336.0821