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Home of the Acadian Festival

Madawaska, Maine is the home of the Acadian Festival each year, you can visit the Madawaska Four... read more

Reviewed 23 November 2016
motorcycles1
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Madawaska, Maine
Fascinating look at Acadian culture & history

If you are interested in history, specifically Acadian history this is the stop for you. The host... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2015
joly_boly
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Moultrie, Georgia
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A tribute to those Mainers of old French ancestry.
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22 Nov 2016
“Home of the Acadian Festival”
23 Oct 2015
“Fascinating look at Acadian culture & history”
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Madawaska, ME
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Reviewed 23 November 2016

Madawaska, Maine is the home of the Acadian Festival each year, you can visit the Madawaska Four Corners Park for the only Acadian Walkway in the world. A most visit if you are a tourist.

Thank motorcycles1
Reviewed 24 October 2015

If you are interested in history, specifically Acadian history this is the stop for you. The host is Acadian and his explanations, stories and overall knowledge was most beneficial and made this one of the highlights of our visit to Madawaska, ME. It is, in...More

Thank joly_boly
Reviewed 8 September 2014

A lot of out door Fun! The lake's are beautiful and the area is great. It is a great place to visit and to raise a family. GREAT SCHOOLS!

Thank LDGuest1916
Reviewed 18 August 2014

This is a little village representing the structures that the acadians built and lived in. They went to Sweden and studied their methods of building houses since they knew that the climate would be colder and wetter than where they lived. The swedish influence can...More

1  Thank xmasangel
Reviewed 17 August 2014

Attended the Congress Mondial Acadien in northern Maine and New Brunswick, Canada, it was loaded with activities and family reunions. A beautiful time of year to visit this area of North America where European history began and the Acadians are establishing a pride in their...More

1  Thank julianawriter
Reviewed 8 November 2013

The area boasts a number of historical sites. Several are the reconstructed Acadian Village in Van Buren, Musee Culturel du Mont-Carmel, a former Catholic church in Lille, and the Acadian Landing site in Madawaska. The region is home to numerous families that trace their roots...More

3  Thank David J P
Reviewed 26 July 2013

Lovely to see the old ways preserved. Gives you a better appreciation of the hardships of settling in Northern Maine. Highly recommended.

3  Thank Elaine B
Reviewed 2 July 2012

look that people still holding on to old cooking and social interactions

Thank Doctor J
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