Rural Life Museum and Windrush Gardens
Situated on the Burden Research Plantation, run by the Louisiana
State University, is the Rural Life Museum and Windrush Gardens.
The museum features an extensive collection of tools, household
utensils, furniture, vehicles and farming implements, some outdoors
and others housed in more than 20 buildings that depict the
lifestyle of pre-industrial 19th-century Louisiana.
Address: LSU Burden Research Plantation, 4600 Essen Lane
Telephone: (225) 765 2437
Opening Time: Daily 8:30am-5pm. Closed New Year's Day, Easter
Sunday, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas
Admission: $7 adults, $6 children 5-11.