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We are open this week at limited capacity Wednesday - Saturday, 10 AM - 2 PM. In cooperation with local government, our hands-on galleries are not open at this time and masks are required and will be provided free-of-charge to those who arrive without them. See you soon!

Upcoming Events

What's Next

We Need Our Space: LIVE

Thursday, August 6, 2020 at 7:00pm

What's going on in the summer nighttime sky? Where is the Perseverance rover going and where will it land?  What's going on with the Perseids Meteor shower next week?  Find...

Stargazing in the Irene W. Pennington Planetarium

Saturday, August 8, 2020 at 10:00am

Stargazing in the Irene W. Pennington Planetarium

Saturday, August 15, 2020 at 10:00am

Current Exhibitions

Landscape Abstracted: Will Henry Stevens

Soup├žon Gallery

Through July 11

This exhibition presents the work of Will Henry Stevens (1881-1949), an important modernist painter and naturalist known for his two distinct artistic styles: Representational Naturalism and Southern Modernism. Stevens' clearly separated his two bodies of work, exhibiting his objective landscapes...

Capital City Contemporary 5: Water

Colonnade Gallery

Through December 13

The fifth installation of Capital City Contemporary, a biennial exhibition begun in 2014 that spotlights the work of local and regional artists who exemplify Louisiana artistry, focuses on the theme of Water. In Louisiana, possibly more than anywhere else...

Frank Hayden: Lift Every Voice

Main Galleries

Through December 01

Frank Hayden (1934-1988) is considered one of Louisiana’s most influential sculptors from the second half of the twentieth century. His monumental public art continues to define the downtown landscape of Louisiana’s capital city and may be...

Planetarium Shows


Parking Information

Updates include wider pedestrian pathways, greenery, better lighting, and easy access to the levee at...