Welcome to L'Acadie

The Historic Acadian Village of Nova Scotia

Located on a beautiful 17 acre site that overlooks the Pubnico Harbour, the historic acadian Village of Nova Scotia invites you to step back in time to discover the heart, life, and culture of the Acadians in the early 1900s.

  • Immerse yourself into the thriving Acadian culture
  • Explore the breathtaking seaside views
  • Visit our gift shop to find souvenirs made by local artisans 
  • Taste delicious local cuisine in our café 

Closed for the season

We are looking forward to welcoming you back to our site next year. We have worked to create a safe experience for you and our staff.

For the most up-to-date safety information on COVID-19 and Nova Scotia’s response, visit novascotia.ca/coronavirus.


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Our Identity  

The Historic Acadian Village of Nova Scotia 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.

The Village showcases the richness of the Acadian culture and history, as well as their customs and traditions to the visitors, thus offering them a memorable visit to this historic site. 

Hours of Operation

2020 Season (CLOSED)
July 6 to September 25
9:00am to 5:00pm (Monday-Friday)

Admission rates

Adults ($10.00)
Seniors (65 & over)  ($5.00)
Students (student ID)  ($8.00)
Students (6 to 17 yrs.)  ($4.00)
Family  ($25.00)
Group Rate (per person)  ($6.00)
Children (5 yrs. & under) Free



Monday to Friday
11:30am to 1:30pm

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Unlimited Visits

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