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Discover the Cultural Treasure of Acadie on Prince Edward Island


Discover the Cultural Treasure of Acadie PEI

Published July 2, 2024 | Sponsored by / Commandité par Ile Acadie
Categories: Attractions & Sightseeing

Located in the heart of Prince Edward Island lies Acadie, a cultural gem waiting to be uncovered. Here, on the enchanting île Acadie as affectionately called by locals, the vibrant legacy of Acadian heritage thrives amidst the tranquil waves and sweeping shores.

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A storied history from 1720

The history of Acadie traces back to 1720, under the French regime, leaving an indelible imprint on the landscape for generations. From the bustling harbors of Havre Saint-Pierre to the storied streets of Trois-Rivières, echoes of this profound history resonate throughout the Island's essence.

Four Cultural Landmarks

Four iconic landmarks stand as enduring symbols of this resilient spirit: the Village Musical Acadien, the Acadian Museum, the Farmers' Bank and Doucet Log House and the Roma at Three Rivers.

Whether captivated by history or drawn to the vibrant tapestry of Acadian culture, île Acadie invites exploration of its shores. Immerse yourself in its allure and heritage.


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