Hotels in Historic Downtown Baton Rouge, Louisiana

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Historic Downtown Baton Rouge overview

Historic Downtown Baton Rouge is a friendly locale distinct for its art and live music, and known for its casinos and shops. You'll enjoy Historic Downtown Baton Rouge's riverfront, dancing, and museums. Take a campus tour or explore the surrounding area of Louisiana State University and Southern University and A&M College. Head to The Old Governor's Mansion and Shaw Center for the Arts to make some memories. Historic Downtown Baton Rouge is an inviting destination that has something for everyone.

Where to stay in Historic Downtown Baton Rouge

Whether you're planning to stay for a night or for the week, the area around Historic Downtown Baton Rouge has accommodations to fit every need. Search for hotels in Historic Downtown Baton Rouge with by checking our online map. Our maps display the areas and neighborhoods around all Historic Downtown Baton Rouge hotels so you can see how close you are from landmarks and attractions, and then refine your search within the larger area. The best Historic Downtown Baton Rouge hotel deals are here with our lowest price guarantee.

How to get to Historic Downtown Baton Rouge

Fly in to Baton Rouge, LA (BTR-Baton Rouge Metropolitan), 6.1 mi (9.8 km) from downtown Historic Downtown Baton Rouge.

What to see around Historic Downtown Baton Rouge

Art, live music, and museums are top draws, along with cultural places like:
  • • The Old Governor's Mansion
  • • Shaw Center for the Arts
  • • Louisiana Art and Science Museum
  • • Capitol Park Museum
  • • USS Kidd Veterans Memorial
Recognized for its natural setting with these places to visit:
  • • Arsenal Park
  • • Expressway Park
Below are some favorite shopping areas to find that perfect souvenir—or simply browse:
  • • Ogden Park Shopping Center
  • • Foret and McCall Shopping Center
  • • Seneca Shopping Center
  • • Choctaw Village Shopping Center
  • • Foster Shopping Center
Some popular places in the area include:
  • • Louisiana State University
  • • Southern University and A&M College

When to visit Historic Downtown Baton Rouge

Curious about when's the best time to visit? Here are the seasonal norms to help with your planning:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • January-March: 76°F day, 41°F night
  • April-June: 92°F day, 53°F night
  • July-September: 93°F day, 64°F night
  • October-December: 85°F day, 41°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • January-March: 15.31 inches
  • April-June: 15.75 inches
  • July-September: 15.31 inches
  • October-December: 14.37 inches