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Discover How We Lived

The LSU Rural Life Museum is dedicated to the preservation and exhibition of materials from the cultures of 18th and 19th century rural Louisianans.

Travel back in time and experience the lifestyles and life-ways of these remarkable people with the largest collection of artifacts and architecture from the period, all in a safe, outdoor rural landscape.

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Groups & Weddings

Make precious new memories here. The Rural Life Museum offers one of the most unique and stunning environments for your special events.

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