We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Louisiana State University

Baton Rouge, LA 70803
+1 225-578-3202
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Beautiful campus

Very nice campus to walk around and explore. The visitor center has metered parking and is rather... read more

Reviewed 2 March 2017
Ron H
,
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Former Student Tells All!

As a former student, LSU is a great spot for exploration as a tourist. The Middleton Library is a... read more

Reviewed 13 February 2017
Christine D
,
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Read all 203 reviews
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Overview
More
Louisiana's top university since 1860 has a beautiful, tree-covered campus and lots of attractions to visit, like the Union Art Gallery, Museum of Art, Greek Theatre and Museum of Natural Science.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“law school” (6 reviews)
LOCATION
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
CONTACT
Website
+1 225-578-3202
Write a Review
Reviews (203)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages

11 - 20 of 191 reviews

Reviewed 2 March 2017

Very nice campus to walk around and explore. The visitor center has metered parking and is rather central so a good place to start if you are a tourist. If you go by the stadium, be sure to visit Mike the Tiger in his enclosure.

Thank Ron H
Reviewed 13 February 2017

As a former student, LSU is a great spot for exploration as a tourist. The Middleton Library is a wonderful place with exhibits that change year round. Also there is a museum with an extensive bug collection, and a REAL tiger in a habitat (new...More

Thank Christine D
Reviewed 8 February 2017

To me the most beautiful campus ever! Beautiful trees with moss hanging are throughout campus. There are several lakes that are around the campus as well. Historical Indian mounds. Old as well as new buildings and the ever present landmark clock tower that tolls the...More

1  Thank Panoonie
Reviewed 7 February 2017

If you like ice cream, make sure you visit the ice cream store. It's made right there on campus and features Geaux Tigers-themed flavors. Like all campuses, take your parking seriously, unless you're in somebody else's car. The center of campus around the student union...More

Thank Knot_my_reel_name
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

LSU is a truly beautiful campus. This university is huge so it's pretty easy to get lost on the side streets and admittedly even in the parking lot. The law school is also historic and its magnificent and splendid as well. The library is huge...More

Thank Angelle225
Reviewed 11 January 2017

The LSU campus is vibrant academic setting. The campus has a lot of green space that is well landscaped which make it a good walking campus for a visit. I like the lawn area in front of Middleton Library and the one in front of...More

1  Thank Robert S
Reviewed 28 November 2016

I've been here for almost 3 month and I feel good to be here. The students are always make event which I interested to, such as Movie, agriculture festival, etc. Academic atmosphere makes me comfortable with expert lecturer. There are three lakes with beautiful scenery,...More

Thank ainaroosda
Reviewed 14 November 2016

As a graduate of this venerable institution (M.Mus., '65), I have a long relationship with the educational program as well as being a faithful athletics fan. After a lengthy hiatus in Florida, my wife and I returned and retired to Baton Rouge. We are now...More

Thank Julius T
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Loved walking around campus before football games, Very clean, everyone enjoying themselves, even the opposing team fans. Lots of food being shared with strangers.

Thank David S
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Since my father was a college professor, I have been around campuses all of my life. I enjoyed walking around the LSU campus. The bell tower, the Law School, the Horseshoe, and all of the oak groves around campus (as a memorial for fallen LSU...More

Thank Tim G
Nearby
Sponsored by:
Nearby Restaurants
The Chimes Restaurant & Tap Room
692 reviews
.37 km away
Louie's Cafe
165 reviews
.40 km away
Raising Cane's
108 reviews
.44 km away
Highland Coffees
35 reviews
.36 km away
Nearby Attractions
LSU Tiger Stadium
755 reviews
.82 km away
Mike the Tiger Habitat
438 reviews
.66 km away
Alex Box Stadium/Skip Bertman Field
95 reviews
1.35 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Louisiana State University staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit