Louisiana State Capitol Park, Baton Rouge Photos

The Louisiana State Capitol Park surrounding the Art Deco legislative highrise is marked by several government buildings on Capitol Lake, the historic Arsenal Powder Magazine (1835), the Pentagon Barracks (1819-22), the grave of Governor Huey Long who spearheaded the building of the highrise Capitol & who was assassinated within it, plus the nearby Governor's Mansion.

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Louisiana State Capitol over garden of Capitol grounds. Baton Rouge, LA.Front lawn of Louisiana State Capitol with grave of Huey Long at center. Baton Rouge, LA.Grave of assassinated governor Huey Long on front lawn of Louisiana State Capitol. Baton Rouge, LA.Statue of assassinated governor Huey Long facing Louisiana State Capitol with carved base of mourning citizens. Baton Rouge, LA.
Louisiana State Capitol over garden of Capitol grounds. Baton Rouge, LA. Front lawn of Louisiana State Capitol with grave of Huey Long at center. Baton Rouge, LA.Grave of assassinated governor Huey Long on front lawn of Louisiana State Capitol. Baton Rouge, LA.Statue of assassinated governor Huey Long facing Louisiana State Capitol with carved base of mourning citizens. Baton Rouge, LA.
Louisiana State Capitol Park on Capitol Lake with chemical plants beyond. Baton Rouge, LA.Claiborne Building at Louisiana State Capitol Park on Capitol Lake. Baton Rouge, LA.Steps of Claiborne Building at Louisiana State Capitol Park on Capitol Lake. Baton Rouge, LA.Louisiana State Capitol Park on Capitol Lake with state office buildings: Livingston at top; Poydras at right; & First Circuit Court of Appeals buildings. Baton Rouge, LA.
Louisiana State Capitol Park on Capitol Lake with chemical plants beyond. Baton Rouge, LA.Claiborne Building (2002) (8 floors) (1201 North Third St.) at Louisiana State Capitol Park on Capitol Lake. Baton Rouge, LA. Architect: Holly & Smith.Steps of Claiborne Building at Louisiana State Capitol Park on Capitol Lake. Baton Rouge, LA.Louisiana State Capitol Park on Capitol Lake with state office buildings: Livingston (Justice) at top; Poydras (Insurance) at right; & First Circuit Court of Appeals buildings. Baton Rouge, LA.
First Circuit Court of Appeals in Louisiana State Capitol Park on Capitol Lake. Baton Rouge, LA.Chemical complex north of Louisiana State Capitol Park. Baton Rouge, LA.State Capital Annex. Baton Rouge, LA.Art Deco facade artwork of State Capital Annex. Baton Rouge, LA.
First Circuit Court of Appeals (1994) in Louisiana State Capitol Park on Capitol Lake. Baton Rouge, LA. Architect: Post Architects.Chemical complex north of Louisiana State Capitol Park. Baton Rouge, LA.State Capital Annex (1938) (6 floors). Baton Rouge, LA. Style: Art Deco.Art Deco facade artwork of State Capital Annex. Baton Rouge, LA.
Lamp standards of State Capital Annex topped with pelicans. Baton Rouge, LA.Louisiana State Capitol grounds with Old Arsenal Powder Magazine & Museum. Baton Rouge, LA.Old Arsenal Powder Magazine on Capitol grounds. Baton Rouge, LA.Old Arsenal Powder Magazine above flower beds. Baton Rouge, LA.
Lamp standards of State Capital Annex topped with pelicans. Baton Rouge, LA.Louisiana State Capitol grounds with Old Arsenal Powder Magazine & Museum. Baton Rouge, LA.Old Arsenal Powder Magazine (1835) on Capitol grounds. Baton Rouge, LA. On National Register.Old Arsenal Powder Magazine above flower beds. Baton Rouge, LA.
Old Arsenal Powder Magazine gates. Baton Rouge, LA.Pentagon Barracks for U.S. troops & used by Louisiana State University. One building destroyed by flood. Baton Rouge, LA.Pentagon Barracks details from state Capitol observation level. Baton Rouge, LA.Columns of Pentagon Barracks. Baton Rouge, LA.
Old Arsenal Powder Magazine gates. Baton Rouge, LA.Pentagon Barracks (1819-22) for U.S. troops & used by Louisiana State University (1886-1925). One building destroyed by flood. Baton Rouge, LA. On National Register.Pentagon Barracks details from state Capitol observation level. Baton Rouge, LA.Columns of Pentagon Barracks. Baton Rouge, LA.
Governor's Mansion on Capitol Lake. Baton Rouge, LA.House on Capitol Lake. Baton Rouge, LA.

Governor's Mansion on Capitol Lake. Baton Rouge, LA.House on Capitol Lake. Baton Rouge, LA.


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