Welcome to Vermilionville

Vermilionville’s mission is to increase appreciation for the history, culture, and natural resources of the Native Americans, Acadians, Creoles, and peoples of African descent in the Attakapas region through the end of the 1800s. Through historic interpretation and conservation along the Bayou Vermilion, we strive to educate guests on the interactions of these groups and the connections between past and contemporary folklife, thus empowering guests to apply these lessons from our shared histories.

Calendar & Events

Vermilionville is open six days a week, Tuesday through Sunday, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Please keep in mind that we stop taking admission at 3 p.m. daily as it takes approximately an hour to an hour and thirty minutes to tour our historic village.

Sat 13

Second Saturday French Table

August 13 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Sat 13

Cajun Jam

August 13 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Sun 14

Acadian Culture Day

August 14 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat 20

Cajun Jam

August 20 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Explore Vermilionville

Friday, August 5 Plate Lunch

Celebrate Seafood Friday with today's featured entrees: Crawfish Etouffee with Fried Shrimp! Served with a delicious homemade biscuit, a side, a cup...

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WETLAND PLANTS ARE PART OF A LARGER PICTURE

Every time it rains, the water that lands in your yard has to go somewhere. Some of it either soaks into the ground or evaporates, but during a heavy rain most of that water will become “surface runoff.” Surface runoff water will flow across your yard, into ditches and coulees eventually making its way into the Bayou Vermilion.

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Sunday, August 7 — Buffet!

$15.95 gets you all you can eat of La Cuisine de Maman's fabulous Sunday Buffet. This week, enjoy Stuffed Beef Roast & Smothered Deer Sausage...

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