Rural Life Museum: Hours & Admission
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    Both the Museum and 25 acres of Windrush Gardens, site of the Burden home, are open daily from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm year round. An admission fee is charged.
    Museum Gift Shop:
    Open daily from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm. No admission is required.
    To allow our staff to be with their family, we are closed on New Year's Day, Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.

    Museum admission
    Includes The Barn and 32 historic buildings within the Museum Complex :

    Adults (ages 12 - 61 years) $9.00 per person
    Children (ages 5 - 11 years) $8.00 per person
    Children under 5 years No charge
    Senior citizens (age 62 and over) $8.00 per person
    LSU Faculty, Staff & students (w/ LSU I.D.) $8.00 per person
    Organized school groups (with reservations)$8.00 per person
    Windrush Gardens (Not included in Museum tour fee) $3.00 per person

Photography and Videotaping
Still photographs, videotapes and audiotapes are permitted for personal use only and may not be published or used for commercial purposes.

Professional Photographic Rate Per Client, Per Sitting $70.00

Things to remember...
Guide and assistance dogs are welcome; other pets are not permitted*. Picnicking is not allowed on Museum grounds.

*Pet mules, oxen and chickens are always welcome.

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