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    Jean Lafitte

    National Historical Park and Preserve Louisiana

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    All park sites except Chalmette Battlefield/Chalmette National Cemetery closed Tuesday, November 11, for Veterans Day. All park sites closed on Thanksgiving, November 27. Follow the link for more on park hours and days. More »

Event Details

  • Every Tuesday Weekly & Every Wednesday Weekly & Every Thursday Weekly & Every Friday Weekly from 10/24/2014 to 01/30/2015

    Location: Acadian Cultural Center, Lafayette | Map Time: 2:45 PM to 3:15 PM Fee Information: free Contact Name: Acadian Cultural Center Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: 337-232-0789

Join a park ranger to learn about Acadian (Cajun) traditions, culture, and history at the Acadian Cultural Center, 501 Fisher Road, Lafayette.

The center is closed on federal holidays and on Mardi Gras (Tuesday, March 4, in 2014). Note that there is no talk on Tuesday, November 11 (Veterans Day), Thursday, November 27 (Thanksgiving), or Thursday, December 25 (Christmas); center is closed.