In honor of the
3,000 Acadian men, women and children who found refuge in Louisiana after British forces exiled them from Acadie.


Join us for the grand reopening reception of the Acadian Memorial & Cultural Center Museums with special guest Cajun Astronaut Hayley Arceneaux from 5 pm to 8 pm on Friday, March 18.

Also, join us for the 2022 Acadian Memorial Heritage Festival and Wooden Boat Congrès on Saturday, March 19 at the Acadian Memorial from 9 am to 3 pm. For full events schedule, click here.

Located here in historic St. Martinville, Louisiana, the Acadian Memorial is a great place to visit for tourists and locals alike. For those of you searching your Acadian genealogy, be sure to visit our Ensemble Encore database of Acadian Genealogy. We encourage you to support the Memorial and its objective of preserving and promoting Acadian and Cajun heritage by contributing to our Foundation or by buying Acadian Memorial products in our boutique.


Museum: Wednesday-Saturday 10am-4:30pm, except major holidays; Monday for tour groups by appointment

Multimedia Center: by appointment


P.O. Box 1021
St. Martinville, LA 70582
See Google Map
(337) 394-2258

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