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1818 Henry Smith, the lieutenant governor's son, underscores his father's demand that the Assembly adjourn by putting his fist through one of the windows in the Assembly room. "I ups with my fist and slashed it through the window," he confesses. He is unrepentant, but then, so is the governor.
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Acadian Museum

Follow the fascinating odyssey of Island Acadians from 1720 to the present; discover treasures related to the Acadians’ three hundred year presence on Prince Edward Island. View a highly rated interpretive video and visit exhibits which showcase the multifaceted aspects of Acadian history and culture. Investigate your Acadian family roots through the onsite genealogy resources. Learn in the outdoors with a stroll on our heritage trail.

 


Hours of Operation
Open all year

FALL, WINTER
& SPRING

September 1 -  June 30
Monday to Friday: 9:30 am to 5:00 pm
Sunday: 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

During Fall and Winter Months
Free Admission, but donations
gratefully accepted



SUMMER

July 1 to August 31
Daily 9:30 am to 7:00 pm
PEI Museum and Heritage Passport

Summer Admission 

All Prices include HST
Seniors recieve a 10%
discount off regular adult admission
Adult: $5.25
Student - $3.50
Family: $14.25
Groups $4.50 per person
School groups $3.00/student


Events, Exhibitions and Activities

Events and Activities


Contact Information


Phone: (902) 432-2880

Fax: (902) 432-2884

Website:  www.museeacadien.org

Email: info@museeacadien.org

 

 

Location

 

 
Route 2, Miscouche (west of Summerside)


GPS N46 25.944 W-063 51.936

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