Louisiana Art and Science Museum
Housed in a historic railroad depot the Louisiana Art and
Science Museum offers educational and entertainment opportunities
for visitors of all ages. Featured are changing fine art
exhibitions, interactive art and science galleries for children, an
Egyptian tomb and a simulated space station. Also on the site is
the Irene W. Pennington Planetarium and ExxonMobil Space Theatre,
offering planetarium shows and large format films.
Address: 100 South River Road
Telephone: (225) 344 5272
Transportation: Capital Transportation Corporation buses on the Florida
Boulevard route stop on River Road directly across from
Opening Time: Tuesday to Friday 10am-3pm; Saturday 10am-5pm; Sunday
1pm-4pm; closed Mondays.
Admission: Museum only: $7 adults, $6 children. Museum and
Planetarium: $9 adults, $8 children.