Whether for children or adults, the LSU AgCenter's Botanic Gardens at Burden offers fun events year round.  From the playing outside to dining under the stars, and from planting trees to art competition, we try to offer all a great experience. - ,

  • Annual Poinsettia Show & Sale
    Fri., Dec. 1, 2017 - 8 am - Noon
  • StoryTime at Burden
    ​Sat., Dec. 2, 9 am - Noon
  • Reflections in the Garden
    ​Mon. Dec. 4, Noon-1 PM
    "Pet Friendly Yards" with
    Susan Teddlie, La. Master Gardener
  • Brush with Burden Coming Up
    This is a juried multimedia exhibition featuring all types of art inspired by Louisiana's natural beauty, flora and fauna.  Click here for entry info.

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​AgCenter's Botanic Gardens at Burden

4560 Essen Lane, Baton Rouge, LA.      225-763-3990     Email:   BotanicGardens@att.net

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Education - we have it.  Learn more about gardening through monthly lectures, habitat and nature through Trees and Trails and the Children's Garden, or self guide on your own through many of the gardens on site.

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