AAA Editor Notes
Louisiana Art & Science Museum is at 100 River Rd. S. Housed in a historic train station, the museum features fine art exhibits; interactive children galleries; and the Ancient Egypt Gallery, which houses a mummy from 300 B.C. Permanent exhibits include contemporary photographs, a Southern art collection, 18th- to 20th-century paintings by American and European artists, and sculptures by Ivan Mestrovic. The Irene W. Pennington Planetarium & ExxonMobil Space Theater is housed here as well.