Vive l'Acadie!

Le Village historique acadien de la Nouvelle-Écosse

Situated on a beautiful 17-acre site overlooking Pubnico harbour, Le Village historique acadien de la Nouvelle-Écosse (Historical Acadian Village of Nova Scotia) invites you to step back in time and discover the heart, life and work of the Acadians in the early 1900s.

  • Visit the old cemetery, with its timeworn tombstones dating to the early 1800s.
  • Browse our gift shop, filled with unique handmade crafts
  • See vintage Acadian buildings

acadian village aerial view

visitors centre

Who we are

Le Village historique acadien de la Nouvelle-Écosse invites you to learn about the Acadians of Nova Scotia and how this unique and colourful culture survived the Deportation of 1755 to continue to thrive to this day.

Learn more about Le Village

Yarmouth and Acadian Shores visitor's guide


Hours of Operation

2016 season
June 6 - September 30

9:00AM - 5:00PM (daily)

Toll free: 1-888-381-8999

Admission rates (HST incl.)

Adults $7
Seniors (65 & over) $6
Students (student ID) $6
Students (6 to 17 yrs.) $3
Family $16
Group Rate $4 (per person)
Children (5 yrs.& under) FREE

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picnic at the Village

Picnic at the Village

Have a quiet and relaxing picnic on the beautiful site of the Village. Read more...


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Come for an hour or stay for the day.  The choice is yours with a Nova Scotia Museum Annual Pass.