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"The Cradle of Acadie"  
                     
           




Tour Featured on CBC-TV
The Acadian/Mi'kmaq Tour with heritage interpreters, Alan and Durline Melanson, were featured in an "Acadian Treasure" episode of the popular "LAND AND SEA" series on CBC-TV. CLICK PHOTO ABOVE to view the show.

     
       

FEATURED ON CBC TV'S "LAND AND SEA" AND ALSO ON REDISCOVERING CANADA TELEVISION.

TOUR DATES... Due to COVID-19, start date for the 2022 Acadian/Mi'kmaq Tours, operated by The Historical Association of Annapolis Royal, will not be available until after the next provincial briefing in early July. No public or private tours are being confirmed at this time. Reservations are not taken.

PROGRAM INFO... Stroll along the shores where Acadians first arrived in the area on an Acadian/Mi'kmaq Heritage Experience. Learn about the interaction between the Acadians and the Mi'kmaq from internationally-acclaimed heritage interpreter, ALAN MELANSON, a 10th genertion Acadian (of Candlelight Graveyard Tour fame). Meander down the thoroughfare the Acadians would have walked. See the fort which served as capital for both the French and the English. Go to the wharf where 1664 Acadians were deported from Annapolis Royal. Hear Alan's amazing personal story of his ancestors' deportation. Visit the site where the history book was written that was used as reference for the poem "Evangeline". Retrace the renaissance of the Acadian culture. Discover the Cajun connection. Learn the secrets to making Rappie Pie. Click here to kick up your heels and try a simple
Acadian dance.

PLEASE CHECK BACK IN EARLY JULY.


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