The Acadian Village is a museum of Acadian heritage on United States Route 1 in Van Buren, Maine. The museum includes a complex of six historic buildings (five authentic 19th-century structures, one a careful modern reproduction) in which the life and work of 19th-century French-Americans is showcased; this complex has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The museum is open daily between June to September.With our international travel planner, Van Buren attractions like Acadian Village can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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We saw this on the roadside on our roadtrip and decided to stop. This area pays tribute to the Acadian culture. It was closed, but a worker told us that it had closed early due to health issues of... more »
The Acadian Village is made up of several homes, barns, shops, etc. from various eras in the history of the area. It is very well maintained and a nice way to get a feel for the way early settlers... more »
If you are unsure what you want to do with your life, check this place out. Career day! Thinking of being a postmaster? Work at the post office. Interested in becoming a blacksmith. You can try that too. All the major occupations are available to try out. Worth checking out. No need to take the tour, just wander at your leisure and enjoy!
What an interesting tour. The Acadian History should not be forgotten, especially with the current events going on in our country today. My husband and I were not familiar with this part of history. We are so glad we stopped.
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