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11/11/2014Veteran's Day Celebration with the USS Kidd
Join us November 11, 2014 for a Veteran's Day Celebration with the U.S.S. Kidd
11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Louisiana's Old State Capitol
10/27/20144th Annual Castle Creepfest!
Monday, October 27, 2014
Presented by Louisiana's Old State Capitol and ExxonMobil and ExxonMobil Employees Club
5:00-8:00 p.m.
Children $5, Adults free

10/4/2014 Social History of Stationery and Workshop
Social History of Stationery:
In Partnership with Hill Memorial Library
October 4 - December 20
Exhibit opening reception on October 15th, 5:00-7:00 p.m.

The exhibit will examine the history behind the rise and importance of stationery as a means of communication.  Local stationer Nancy Sharon Collins will be at the Old State Capitol on October 4th for a workshop on monograms as well.
7/24/2014 The Louisiana Photographic Society presents "Light Up Louisiana" at the Old State Capitol
  The Louisiana Photographic Society invites you to the exhibition, "Light Up Louisiana" at the Old State Capitol.  The opening reception and art sale will take place on Thursday, July 24th from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The exhibit will run from July 25, 2014 until September 20, 2014

                         "Moon over the Old State Capitol" by C. Smart

Museum News
4/29/2014 Louisiana's Old State Capitol featured in AOL Travel Article.
 Louisiana's Old State Capitol featured in AOL Travel article "Get Royal on William and Kate's Anniversary at these 10 U.S. Palaces and Castles".
8/7/2013 Louisiana's Old State Capitol featured in Wall Street Journal story on historical sites and technology.
   A recent article in the Wall Street Journal discovers how historical sites are using technology to attract new visitors, especially tech savvy kids.
11/16/2011Old State Capitol is a Thea Award Recipient for The Ghost of the Castle
 18th annual Thea award winners announced



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