Beyond the Bayou: Baton Rouge gems for locals

Lifestyle Travel
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Discover contemporary works at the Shaw Center for the Arts or delve into Louisiana’s rich artistic heritage at the LSU Museum of Art. Explore the scenic trails and diverse wildlife of Bluebonnet Swamp Nature Center. Experience live music at local venues like The Varsity Theatre or see a performance at the Manship Theatre.

Find serenity amidst the blooms and ponds of the Baton Rouge Botanic Garden. Visit Magazine Street, a historic district boasting unique shops and charming cafes. Baton Rouge offers a delightful mix of culture, nature, and local flavor. So, ditch the routine and explore your city’s hidden gems!

– Erin McIntyre with AI assist*

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