Directions

The LSU Rural Life Museum's physical address is: 4560 Essen Lane, Baton Rouge, LA 70809. After driving through the front gate at Essen Lane, continue driving 1.5 miles to the back of the property to get to the museum.

Driving East on I-10 towards New Orleans: Exit 160/Essen Lane. Turn right onto Essen Lane, then at the first traffic signal turn right to enter the property of the LSU Burden Museum and Gardens. The LSU Rural Life Museum and Windrush Gardens is located at the back of the property. Follow the black-top road 1.5 miles to the museum.

Driving West on I-10 towards Baton Rouge: Exit 160/Essen Lane. Turn left onto Essen Lane at the traffic signal. Then go under the interstate overpass, at the second traffic signal turn right to enter the property at LSU Burden Museum and Gardens. The LSU Rural Life Museum and Windrush Gardens is located at the back of the property. Follow the black-top road 1.5 miles to the museum.

Museum parking is free.

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