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12/10/2014Gift Shop Holiday Open House
 Join us on December 10th from 4:00-7:00 p.m. for a holiday shopping open house!  Sip wine and enjoy a 20% discount on all regularly priced items.  Free gift wrap is available.
10/4/2014 Social History of Stationery Exhibit
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.
Museum News
12/21/2014Cyclical Maintenance Closure
  Louisiana's Old State Capitol will be closed for cyclical maintenance from December 21, 2014 until January 20, 2015.     
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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