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Every Tuesday Weekly & Every Wednesday Weekly & Every Thursday Weekly & Every Friday Weekly & Every Saturday Weekly from 09/10/2013 to 10/31/2013Location: Acadian Cultural Center, Lafayette | Map Time: 9:00 AM to 9:30 AM,10:00 AM to 10:30 AM,11:00 AM to 11:30 AM,12:00 PM to 12:30 PM,1:00 PM to 1:30 PM,2:00 PM to 2:30 PM,3:00 PM to 3:30 PM Fee Information: free Contact Name: Acadian Cultural Center Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: 337-232-0789
Learn the history of the Acadian people from their deportation from Nova Scotia in Canada to their settlement in south Louisiana through a 35-minute film. The Acadian Cultural Center is located at 501 Fisher Road in Lafayette.
Note that the center closes at noon on Saturdays, so film is shown only at 9:00 a.m., 10:00 a.m., and 11:00 a.m.
The center is closed on federal holidays and on Mardi Gras (Tuesday, March 4, in 2014).