The Steele Burden Memorial Orangerie was designed by A. Hays Town.
The Orangerie, his last design, and was a tribute to his long-time friend Steele in
recognition of his landscape contributions to LSU and the surrounding region. An orangerie
is a unique structure, part conservatory and part interpretive in construction. They
were originally designed to house or protect citrus trees during cold weather, hence
Facility use charges include the use of the conference/catering room (maximum 15-person
capacity, table and chairs for 10 people provided), atrium overlooking the Rose Garden
(maximum 95-person capacity), parking lot and lawns and gardens immediately in front
of and behind the building.
Large groups are easily accommodated by renting multiple venues. Discounts may apply.