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Prairie Acadian Cultural Center

Open Now: 09:30 - 16:30
Open today: 09:30 - 16:30
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Local color and history!

Love to stop by the Prairie Acadian Cultural Center to check out what is happening. Every weekend... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2018
Mommagabs
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Eunice, Louisiana
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An excellent Saturday afternoon experience. It fit right into our itinerary. Good exhibits and... read more

Reviewed 24 February 2018
gldnstn
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Redding.CA
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More than a museum, the Prairie Acadian Cultural Center is also a music hall and a kind of public kitchen, where cooks prepare Cajun specialties for the tasting.
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250 Park Ave, Eunice, LA 70535-4628
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Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

This is one of a series of park service Acadian cultural centers, focusing on the Cajun cowboys and other prairie dwellers. There’s some overlap with the center in Lafayette, but the current special exhibit on the rural version of Mardi Gras is very interesting. If...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 23 July 2018

Love to stop by the Prairie Acadian Cultural Center to check out what is happening. Every weekend there is something different to do for the kids.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Mommagabs
Reviewed 24 February 2018

An excellent Saturday afternoon experience. It fit right into our itinerary. Good exhibits and informative staff.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank gldnstn
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

I have visited the Cultural Center several times. Whenever I visit LA it tops my list of things to do. Beautiful and informative exhibits. They have demonstrations and activities available for young and old alike. Contact the Center for activity information. I had the pleasure...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 19 October 2017

Final stop of my tour in Eunice. The film about the Acadian people presented their lives in a fascinating way, and gave me more respect for their culture beyond their food and music. Nice display of Mardi Gras costumes and Angelle, the park ranger on...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Bilingual exhibits on Acadian and African-American heritage of area very interesting. Staff very helpful. Provided excellent information on things to do in the area.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

Be sure to watch the video about the journey of the Acadians to Louisiana. Gives perspective into the lifestyle of the people. Nice displays of what their lives were like.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Lillian G
Reviewed 23 April 2017

We stopped here after having spent the morning at the Acadian Cultural Center in Lafayette. Although we had seen the film on Acadian History at the previous location, they offered additional films to enhance our understanding of the area and culture. The museum and junior...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank DrJim2
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Great venue with several things planned on a Saturday...we enjoyed the visit very much. Cooking demo, music, and French

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Gail F
Reviewed 8 March 2017

We travel to Eunice several times a year and are always pleased w/the activities at the cultural center, they never disappoint.

Date of experience: March 2017
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