Located in the heart of a UNESCO World Heritage Site, discover powerful Acadian stories within a picturesque landscape. Success and struggles are told throughout a captivating multimedia presentation and engaging displays, a splendid Victorian garden, and a Memorial Church. Immerse in a guided exploration of the Acadians’ tragic upheaval during the 18th century. This is Grand-Pré National Historic Site—l’Acadie brought to life.


  • Uncover an Acadian story within the stunning landscape of a UNESCO World Heritage Site

    Vast marshland, historic dykes and agricultural fields hint at the Acadian story hidden within Landscape of Grand-Pré—discover the human achievement and heartrending history behind this UNESCO World Heritage Site.

  • The Perfect Picnic

    Everything tastes better when you eat it outside! During your visit, let the beautiful landscape of Grand-Pré be your dining room. Centuries-old Victorian gardens, UNESCO world heritage site view park, or the picturesque vistas alongside the old forge, you choose the venue.

  • Evangeline Pop Art Workshop

    Let fact and fiction collide in this guided hands-on Pop Art workshop. Create your own dazzling post card that reinvents the iconic “Évangéline, Acadian Queen”.

  • Acadian Fring Frang

    Learn how to cook, and eat Fring Frang, a traditional mouth-watering Acadian potato dish. Discover how the Peruvian potato became a staple in the Acadian kitchen. History tastes amazing!

  • If Grand-Pré could talk (guided tour)

    How does a Victorian garden equate to an Acadian Village? Is the Memorial Church a church? Who was Émiline Labiche? Come and walk with an interpreter to find out!

All activities

Theatre Theatre
Photo Opportunity Photography
Notice board Interpretive trail
Picnic area Picnicking