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Acadian Cultural Center

314 St. Mary St., Thibodaux, LA 70301-2620
+1 504-448-1375
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The place to go to connect to your acadian, Cajun roots

I would suggest calling ahead. Sometimes events like the acadian music monday night's can be... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Meep T
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Seattle, Washington
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Informative and on the bayou

Has a very informative staff,very interesting displays of local history and is located on the Bayou... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2017
favoriteunclenormie
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Salt Lake City, Utah
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Worth a visit to learn about the sights and life in the area.
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4 weeks ago
“The place to go to connect to your acadian, Cajun roots”
3 May 2017
“Informative and on the bayou”
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314 St. Mary St., Thibodaux, LA 70301-2620
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+1 504-448-1375
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I would suggest calling ahead. Sometimes events like the acadian music monday night's can be cancelled. Its run by volunteers. Its ok , there are about 8 different movies the ranger can put in for you and lots of books to read and displays. You...More

Thank Meep T
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Has a very informative staff,very interesting displays of local history and is located on the Bayou Lafourche.It is also down the street from the best beignets in Lousiana. Find these at Rob's Donuts.( a local legend)

Thank favoriteunclenormie
Reviewed 3 May 2017

The center offers a range of tours, in addition to their displays of Acadian life in this part of Louisiana. I especially liked the boats hand-hewn from large logs that are displayed, and there are recordings of Acadians speaking their version of French, which is...More

Thank travelerS_Korea
Reviewed 28 April 2017

We enjoyed this small museum and the folks who ran it. Everyone was friendly and very helpful in answering our questions. They are trying to keep the Cajun traditions alive and well and a small group was there to meet and speak Cajun French. Not...More

Thank J2665OYdianeb
Reviewed 19 April 2017

The Acadians are in peril of losing their language, so they gather on Tuesday nights here to converse and tell their tales in French! We went in a little apprehensive since we are from the northern part of the country, but we were welcomed like...More

Thank jeffisoutnow
Reviewed 17 April 2017

This is the perfect place to get background info on area heritage. Great little museum with excellent selection of Louisiana books in their gift shop. The ranger we talked with has extensive knowledge regarding the geologic background of the area which was a special treat...More

Thank Cat1953
Reviewed 29 March 2017

A friend and I went on a spur of the moment drive into Bayou country to get out of New Orleans on a recent visit. We pretty much just pointed the car out of New Orleans and went for a drive towards the Bayou country....More

Thank Mark E
Reviewed 21 January 2017

We read about the Cultural Center in a pamphlet that contained information about activities in and near New Orleans. So we took a chance and went there. We were not disappointed! When we arrived Ranger Rodriguez warmly greeted us and introduced us to what we...More

Thank Sharon B
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Interesting artifacts and information about the cajun culture. They have a small museum, books and a knowledgable guide to help you with questions you may have.

Thank Roxiee985
Reviewed 22 August 2016

The staff of Acadian Cultural Center know all about the history and architecture of the area. Museum has great artifacts and cultural pieces. Every couple of months the community, Thibodaux Playhouse, produces a Broadway play in the theater.

Thank Westley A
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