Acadian Historical Village (Village Historique Acadien)

14311 Hwy. 11
Caraquet, NB E1W 1B7- Map It
(506) 726-2600

AAA Editor Notes

Acadian Historical Village (Village Historique Acadien) is 10 km (6 mi.) w. on Hwy. 11 at 5 rue du Pont. This historic site interprets the lives of the Acadians, New Brunswick's “marsh settlers,” from 1770 through the industrial development and modernization of Acadia in 1949. More than 63 authentic Acadian structures, transported to the site and restored, include houses, a chapel, a school, a general store, a printing house, a cobbler's shop, a tinsmith shop, a smithy, a gristmill, a tavern, a covered bridge and the 1910 Château-Albert Hotel. Interpreters in period costumes bring ancestral customs and traditional trades to life. Guided tours are available. Time: Allow 2 hours minimum.
Admission mid-June to mid-Sept. $17.50; $15.50 (ages 65+ and students with ID); $42 (family). Admission mid- to late Sept. $9; $7.50 (ages 65+ and students with ID); $21 (family). Late Sept. guided tour fee $10.
Hours: Daily 10-6, mid-June to late Sept. A guided tour is offered daily at 10 in late Sept.; reservations are required.