The stories that this land, the Grand Pré National Historic Site, which is part of a UNESCO World Heritage Site, can tell us are endless. Expérience Grand-Pré creates genuine bilingual and family experiences in order to better learn and transmit these stories to future generations. Through narrative, theatrical productions, puppetry and singing, they gather in a context of human exchanges, all in order to better meet each other. The spirit of this sacred place illuminates our collective spirit in the present moment.

Programming for 2018

A walk in the Park

Discover Grand-Pré National Historic Site through the eyes of historical characters such as Longfellow and Herbin.

Tuesday to Friday
Longfellow at 1:30 p.m. and 3:00 p.m.
Sunday and Monday
Herbin at 12:30 p.m.
$3.90 - 45 minutes

Bilingual Historical Walk

Saturday
12:30 p.m. and 3:00 p.m.

Through captivating storytelling, a group of seven historical figures will present the evolution of the Landscape of Grand-Pré, inscribed on UNESCO’s World Heritage List in 2012.

One hour $10

Voyage

Tuesday to Friday
12:30 p.m.

A bilingual play with puppets for the whole family. Presented in the visitor centre theatre. Adapting to new lands, Rita the muskrat and Charles the seagull build a dyke and start over.

20 minutes - $4 for children; free for adults

Peace circle

Saturday
4:45p.m. at the forge

Participate in a weekly peace circle featuring Mi’kmaw and Acadian female storytellers.

FREE

Sunday visit

Sunday
4:30 p.m.

Visit the site through the eyes of John Frederic Herbin, Marie LeBlanc and Josette LeBlanc or Jeanne Dugas.

Bilingual
One hour $10

Listen to my story

Sunday
1:30 p.m. and 3:00 p.m.

Through songs and storytelling, listen to the testimony of an Acadian exile from the 18th century: Josette LeBlanc (July 1st to August 5th) and from Jeanne Dugas (August 12th to the 26th).

20 minutes $4

Village

Friday
4:30 p.m.

Relive the spirit of the village of Grand-Pré through puppetry and storytelling.

45 minutes $5


For more information, visit Experience Grand-Pré's website.