The LSU Museum of Natural Science is located on LSU’s Campus in Murphy J. Foster Hall, behind Middleton Library and across from the Greek Amphitheatre. The back of the building faces Dalrymple Dr.
Directions From I-10
Exit at Nicholson Dr./Highland Rd. (Exit 155A).
Take Highland Rd. to Dalrymple Dr. (about 1.4 miles).
Exit at Dalrymple Dr. (Exit 156B).
From the off-ramp, both eastbound and westbound traffic will turn right onto Dalrymple Dr.
Take Dalrymple Dr. to Highland Rd. (about 0.5 mile).
Exit at Acadian Thruway (Exit 157B).
If exiting from the eastbound off-ramp, turn right onto Acadian Thruway.
If exiting from the westbound off-ramp, turn left onto Acadian Thruway.
Take Acadian Thruway (which turns into Stanford Avenue and then into LSU Avenue) to Highland Rd.
Turn right onto Highland Rd.
Take Highland Rd. to Dalrymple Dr. (about 1.8 miles).
Open: Mon – Fri, 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
*Closed at 2pm on Fridays during the school year due to research seminars*
Closed: Sat; Sun; state holidays