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Prairie Acadian Cultural Center

Closed Now: 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
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Worth the trip

Live in Lake Charles, La and have never been the Prairie Acadian Culture Center. Took my mom on a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JLGlenn
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Humble, Texas
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Local color and history!

Love to stop by the Prairie Acadian Cultural Center to check out what is happening. Every weekend... read more

Reviewed July 23, 2018
Mommagabs
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Eunice, Louisiana
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More than a museum, the Prairie Acadian Cultural Center is also a music hall and a kind of public kitchen, where cooks prepare Cajun specialties for the tasting.
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250 Park Ave, Eunice, LA 70535-4628
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Live in Lake Charles, La and have never been the Prairie Acadian Culture Center. Took my mom on a Saturday morning and had a nice drive over there. Easy to find and park. Free to get in but donations accepted. They have free events on...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

This is one of a series of park service Acadian cultural centers, focusing on the Cajun cowboys and other prairie dwellers. There’s some overlap with the center in Lafayette, but the current special exhibit on the rural version of Mardi Gras is very interesting. If...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed July 23, 2018

Love to stop by the Prairie Acadian Cultural Center to check out what is happening. Every weekend there is something different to do for the kids.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Mommagabs
Reviewed February 24, 2018

An excellent Saturday afternoon experience. It fit right into our itinerary. Good exhibits and informative staff.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed February 16, 2018 via mobile

I have visited the Cultural Center several times. Whenever I visit LA it tops my list of things to do. Beautiful and informative exhibits. They have demonstrations and activities available for young and old alike. Contact the Center for activity information. I had the pleasure...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed October 19, 2017

Final stop of my tour in Eunice. The film about the Acadian people presented their lives in a fascinating way, and gave me more respect for their culture beyond their food and music. Nice display of Mardi Gras costumes and Angelle, the park ranger on...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed September 22, 2017 via mobile

Bilingual exhibits on Acadian and African-American heritage of area very interesting. Staff very helpful. Provided excellent information on things to do in the area.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed September 14, 2017

Be sure to watch the video about the journey of the Acadians to Louisiana. Gives perspective into the lifestyle of the people. Nice displays of what their lives were like.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Lillian G
Reviewed April 22, 2017

We stopped here after having spent the morning at the Acadian Cultural Center in Lafayette. Although we had seen the film on Acadian History at the previous location, they offered additional films to enhance our understanding of the area and culture. The museum and junior...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed March 14, 2017

Great venue with several things planned on a Saturday...we enjoyed the visit very much. Cooking demo, music, and French

Date of experience: February 2017
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