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This old tree is interesting if you know the story of Evangeline and the Acadians. The whole history of the Acadians and their relocation to French Louisiana is very interesting and an important page in our history.
Sometimes when you live in a town with historic things you tend to take them for granted. however, last fall we took the kidos for a walk on the boardwalk near the Evangeline Oak and reminisced a little. This is a great place for a...More
When Longfellow wrote the poem "Evangeline" the old oak tree was the meeting place for the characters in the poem. That was 170 years ago and the majestic oak still stands.
The village of Saint Martinville has done a wonderful job of memorializing this work...More
This tree is in a lovely little park next to some water. It was easy to get to and there was amble parking nearby. The park is small and there isn't much to do here. The museum next door was closed when I was there....More