FHL hosts open house at Old Governor's Mansion Dec. 6

Staff Writer
Plaquemine Post South

BATON ROUGE - The Foundation for Historical Louisiana will sponsor a community open house during the holiday festivities planned in downtown Baton Rouge on Friday, Dec. 6.

The public is invited to visit the Old Governor's Mansion at 502 North Boulevard for a free Holiday Open House from 5 to 8 p.m. during the Downtown Festival of Lights.

The landmark mansion will be decorated for the holidays through underwriting by LUBA Workers' Compensation. Of special interest to parents and grandparents will be a visit from the Mansion's own Mr. and Mrs. Santa Claus.

Children may relay their wishes and have a color photo taken with against the backdrop of the East Room fireplace

For more information, call 387-2464 and visit

FHL's mission is to preserve the architectural and cultural heritage of Louisiana. The Old Governor's Mansion is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.