Immerse in a powerful monument that unites the Acadian people. Uncover the tale of Le grand dérangement through engaging multimedia. Admire the statue of Evangeline, heroine of an epic Longfellow poem. View impressive artefacts and statues, storytellers of a turbulent history. Located in the heart of a UNESCO World Heritage Site, this is Grand-Pré National Historic Site—once the epicentre of Acadian culture and now the most significant memorial to their tragic upheaval.

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The Rideau Canal in Ottawa and the lockage permit

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Canada 150

Hours of operation

May 19 to October 9
Every day, from 9 am to 5 pm

Fees

Free admission in 2017. Other fees still apply.
Detailed fees list

Contact us

Telephone: 902-542-3631
Toll Free: 1-866-542-3631
Fax: 902-542-1691
Email: grandpre.info@pc.gc.ca