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In cooperation with our local government and health agencies, to prevent the spread of COVID-19, we have temporarily suspended admissions to the Art & Science Museum. On a weekly basis, we will assess resuming public admissions as soon as the risk to public health has declined. We continue to work to create online access to our regularly scheduled programs and more. To access these free resources online at your convenience, click here.

Upcoming Events

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Planetarium Family Hour & Stargazing

Saturday, April 11, 2020 at 10:00am

Come gather around our “campfire” and learn about stars and constellations in the local nighttime sky. After this educator-led, interactive sky presentation, sit back and enjoy a featured planetarium show. Also, collect...

The Traveling Trunk Show

Saturday, April 11, 2020 at 11:00am

Planetarium Family Hour & Stargazing

Saturday, April 18, 2020 at 10:00am

The Traveling Trunk Show

Saturday, April 18, 2020 at 11:00am

Studio Saturdays: Water Color Resist Techniques

Saturday, April 18, 2020 at 2:00pm

Art After Hours: Southern Skies

Thursday, April 23, 2020 at 5:30pm

Planetarium Family Hour & Stargazing

Saturday, April 25, 2020 at 10:00am

Current Exhibitions

Frank Hayden: Lift Every Voice

Main Galleries

Through October 25

Frank Hayden (1934-1988) is considered one of Louisiana’s most influential sculptors from the second half of the twentieth century. His monumental public art continues to define the downtown landscape of Louisiana’s capital city and may be...

Soulful Journey: Randell Henry

Soup├žon Gallery

Through June 28

Randell Henry has been contributing to the Baton Rouge art scene for over thirty years as a mentor, teacher, and professional artist. He is well known for his unique style of vibrantly colored mixed-media collage paintings influenced by...

Astral Visions: Photographs by Connor Matherne

Universe Gallery

Through June 14

What do you see when you look up at the night sky? Using high-tech equipment and creativity, astrophotographer Connor Matherne sees the mysterious beauty of galaxies and nebulae located thousands of light-years away. Matherne is a Louisiana State University graduate...

Planetarium Shows


Parking Information

Updates include wider pedestrian pathways, greenery, better lighting, and easy access to the levee at...