The Foundation for Historical Louisiana


The Foundation for Historical Louisiana is Baton Rouge’s premiere historic preservation organization committed to the safeguarding of our state’s cultural and architectural heritage for generations to come. The Foundation, a member-based group, also provides technical preservation assistance on a fee for service basis.

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The Foundation for Historical Louisiana is a member-based, educational nonprofit organization committed to protecting the state’s cultural and architectural heritage. For more than 50 years, FHL and its dedicated supporters have worked to preserve historic landmarks, including their own headquarters, The Old Governor’s Mansion; Magnolia Mound, Heidelberg Hotel, Baton Rouge High School, East Feliciana Courthouse and countless homes and architectural treasures throughout Louisiana. Today, FHL’s efforts include educational programming, historic documentation and tax credit consulting as well as preservation advocacy as a tool for community economic development. FHL is a Local Partner of the National Trust for Historic Preservation.