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Acadian Museum

23 Main Drive East, Miscouche, Prince Edward Island C0B 1T0, Canada
+1 902-432-2880
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Small museum explains Canadian history

Your visit starts with a 15 min video explaining Acadian history in PEI. We can see how history... read more

Reviewed November 1, 2017
Lesterbeach
,
Winnipeg, Canada
via mobile
Acadian resources for those with PEI Acadian history

Great and informative displays and an excellent resource room for records of Acadian published... read more

Reviewed October 8, 2017
rondeyoung
,
Alsea, Oregon
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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23 Main Drive East, Miscouche, Prince Edward Island C0B 1T0, Canada
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Reviewed November 1, 2017 via mobile

Your visit starts with a 15 min video explaining Acadian history in PEI. We can see how history repeats itself with the current political climate- if you don’t like a group of immigrants send them back to their country of origin, even if they are...More

1  Thank Lesterbeach
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Reviewed October 8, 2017

Great and informative displays and an excellent resource room for records of Acadian published texts, family histories and submitted articles. Glad to have stopped on our family history research trip.

Thank rondeyoung
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Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

This is a small museum. We went in to learn a little more about Acadian culture. There is a video in French and English that tells us the history of the people that came from France to settle here. They have article and artifacts in...More

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Reviewed August 3, 2017

It was a great few hours at the Acadian Museum. the information was really good and was a great opperutunity to teach my kids about their Acadian background. With my families background being from Cape Breton it was really interesting to learn about the PEI...More

Thank Chris S
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Reviewed June 27, 2017 via mobile

If you want to learn about the Acadians in PEI, this is the place. Great video, exhibits and dioramas. Right on Highway 2 in Miscouche beside St. John the Baptist RC Church.

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Reviewed April 26, 2017 via mobile

Such a lovely group of Acadian tour and museum personal. They were great with our kids and extremely knowledgeable about all things Acadian. It's worth the stop.

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Reviewed October 30, 2016

This was an unplanned visit. What a great surprise and fascinating education. Really informative. So friendly and outstanding exhibits. The history of Acadians tells of a people who overcome unbelievable difficulties and hardships and it is an important part of our Canadian history

1  Thank muchmusic
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Reviewed October 10, 2016

Nice cultural and heritage stop in P.E.I in the smal but culturally significant town of Miscouche, where the Acadian flag and anthem we chosen you n August 15, 1884. The museum depicts deportation of the Acadians in 1755. A great history lesson of the hardship...More

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Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

Worth a visit if you are passing through. You can even take self-directed Acadian dance lessons, should the spirit move you!

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Reviewed September 28, 2016 via mobile

We have been to Lafayette Louisiana where we learned much about the Acadians. But today we learned much more. Thank you it was great

Thank SharidCoaldale
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