Vermilionville

300 Fisher Rd.
Lafayette, LA 70508- Map It
(337) 233-4077

AAA Editor Notes

Vermilionville is off I-10 exit 103A, 3.5 mi. s. on US 167 (becomes S.W. Evangeline Throughway), .5 mi. e. on Surrey St. then .2 mi. w. to 300 Fisher Rd. This heritage and folklife park brings to life the early days of Acadian, Creole and Native American settlers from the mid-1700s to late 1800s. The 23-acre park features costumed craftspeople, cooking demonstrations, live music and restored homes and reproductions. Guided boat tours of the Bayou Vermilion are available in spring and fall. Guided tours are available. Food is available. Time: Allow 2 hours minimum.
$10; $8 (ages 65+); $6 (ages 5-18). Reservations are required for guided boat tours.
Hours: Tues.-Sun. 10-4. Closed Jan. 1, Mardi Gras Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas and Dec. 31.