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Longfellow Evangeline State Historic Site

1200 N Main St, Saint Martinville, LA 70582-3516
+1 337-394-3754
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Amazing place to learn Creole history

We visited the park over Thanksgiving weekend with two French-speaking friends. The introductory... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2017
MDEBE
History of people of Louisiana

Grounds are landscaped beautifully, well kept. Tour guide very knowledgeable on the subjects... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2017
Polskarox
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1200 N Main St, Saint Martinville, LA 70582-3516
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Reviewed 27 November 2017

We visited the park over Thanksgiving weekend with two French-speaking friends. The introductory film is offered in French and English, and our tour guide was bilingual! This is an amazing site and offers a close up look at what Cajun/Creole life was like in this...More

Thank MDEBE
Christi D, Manager at Longfellow Evangeline State Historic Site, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our Site. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed the time you spent with us. Your feedback is much appreciated.

Reviewed 20 August 2017

Grounds are landscaped beautifully, well kept. Tour guide very knowledgeable on the subjects. Museum is well stocked with artifacts.

Thank Polskarox
Christi D, Manager at Longfellow Evangeline State Historic Site, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our Site. We are glad you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again!

Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped here on our way to Shreveport. It was a VERY hot day so walking anywhere on the grounds was uncomfortable. But the wonderful guides could not have been nicer. I got a hug on the way in and a great recommendation for lunch...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2017

This State-run park is a must see for those travelers interested in the history and culture of the Acadia area of Louisiana - our tour guide was excellent. Grounds well-kept - we enjoyed walking around on our own after the tour ended. Our schedule didn't...More

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Christi D, Manager at Longfellow Evangeline State Historic Site, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2017

We are glad you enjoyed your time with us. Come back and visit again!

Reviewed 30 March 2017

As we traveled from Breaux Bridge to New Iberia, we happened to pass a sign for Longfellow-Evangeline State Historic Site in St. Martinville, LA. We went into a well maintained Visitor's Center and watched a video and then toured displays on the history of the...More

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Christi D, Manager at Longfellow Evangeline State Historic Site, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our site. We are so glad to hear you enjoyed your experience here at Longfellow-Evangeline. We hope to see you again!

Reviewed 16 February 2017

If you are looking for an educational experience of early acadian life, for the whole family, you need to check out this state historic site. Aside from the friendly interpretive staff, original plantation house, reproduction buildings and recreated homestead, this is the most relaxing setting/outing...More

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Christi D, Manager at Longfellow Evangeline State Historic Site, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to post a review of our Site. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Beautiful creole plantation. We had a wonderful tour guide thru the plantation. Would recommend to others. Located in Saint Martinville, La. Charming town with some history.

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Christi D, Manager at Longfellow Evangeline State Historic Site, responded to this reviewResponded 29 December 2016

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our Site. We are so glad you enjoyed the time you spent with us.

Reviewed 19 November 2016

Wifee and I had a beautiful walk among the grounds. The attraction is not mapped, but as you stroll around you'll see different areas you can walk to. You'll see a 350 yr old tree. Walk across a short bridge and fields to other structures.

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Christi D, Manager at Longfellow Evangeline State Historic Site, responded to this reviewResponded 29 December 2016

Thank you so much for the positive feedback!

Reviewed 10 November 2016

Spending the day with my sister who lives in Louisiana and traveling around with her and her husband they take us to St Martinville to see the Evangeline Oak and to learn the story behind the Oak Tree. Its a small park but packs a...More

2  Thank pretblueye
Reviewed 2 November 2016

We visited this historic plantation house and visitor center because I am especially interested in textiles, weaving, and the history of women's craft work. The exhibit on cotton spinning and weaving is excellent and includes a working loom for weaving with the local cotton. While...More

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Christi D, Manager at Longfellow Evangeline State Historic Site, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2016

Thank you so much for taking the time to post abour your experience at Longfellow-Evangeline. We are so happy that you enjoyed your time with us and we hope to see you again!

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natashamartin51
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Response from Christi D | Property representative |
We do allow weddings. Please call us Wednesday thru Sunday at 337.394.3754 for more information.
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