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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.
11/19/2014Nooks and Crannies of The Old State Capitol: An Insider's Tour
  Secretary of State Tom Schedler and Louisiana's Old State Capitol Associates present "Nooks and Crannies of The Old State Capitol:  An Insider's Tour". Guest speaker will be Kevin Harris, F.A.I.A.  Join us Wednesday, November 19th at 5:00 p.m. for a reception and and 6:00 p.m. for a lecture.  There will be no charge for Associates members and a $10 charge for non-members.  Students with ID will be $5.00.
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
10/4/2014 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
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11/27/2014Thanksgiving Holiday Closure
  Louisiana's Old State Capitol will be closed for the Thanksgiving holidays on November 27th and 28th.  We will reopen on Saturday, November 29, 2014 at 9:00 a.m.       
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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