Membership Packages

To process your Vermilionville membership online you can select which member level you wish to join below and process your membership through PayPal or Online Payment.

We can also process your new membership and your future renewals by calling (337) 233-4077 x 207

Tuesday – Sunday between the hours of 10 a.m. and 4 p.m.

 

SENIOR: $50

  • All Benefits of an Ami Membership at a discounted rate

AMI: $75

  • Free Museum admission for you plus a guest
  • Vermilionville special event discounts
  • Gift Shop: La Boutique discounts
  • Restaurant: La Cuisine de Maman discounts
  • Quarterly Newsletter: La Raconteur

STUDENT: $25

  • All the benefits of an Ami membership at a discounted rate

LA FAMILLE: $125

  • All the benefits of an Ami membership
  • Free admission for you plus 3 guests and everyone under 18
  • Membership benefits and free admission to over 1000 museums and institutions through the North American Museum Association (NARM)
  • Discounts on music, cooking, language, dance lessons, and local accommodations, and more through our community partners (routing)
  • Discounts to entertainment events

JOIE DE VIVRE: $250

  • All the benefits of a family membership
  • Free admission for you plus 5 guests and everyone under 18

VERMILIONAIRE: $1000

  • All the benefits of a Joie de Vivre membership
  • “Behind the Scenes” tour of BVD and Vermilionville
  • Listed on the BVD & Vermilionville websites as a Major Contributor

GOLD MEMBER: $2500

  • All the benefits of a Vermilionaire membership
  • Exclusive discount and VIP seating at entertainment events

PLATINUM MEMBER: $5,000

  • All the benefits of a Gold membership
  • Exclusive discount on 1 event rental per year (restrictions may apply)

MEMBERSHIP

Since its opening in 1990, Vermilionville has become one of Louisiana’s premier tourist attractions welcoming more than 65,000 visitors each year from around the world. One of the largest museums of its kind, its campus spans a 23-acre site along the banks of the Bayou Vermillon. This cultural institution consists of 19 attractions, including 9 original, restored homes filled with more than 3,000 artifacts.

More than 20 local artisans dressed in period attire provide demonstrations and interpret a variety of authentic elements of folklife culture in both English et French. In 2018, Vermilionville hosted more than 100 events celebrating and educating our guests about everything that makes Lafayette unique: language, music and dance, traditional arts, agriculture and landscaping, architecture, beliefs and customs, cuisine, traditional holidays and festivals, and much, much more.  Your annual memberships, donations et support help us in the ongoing efforts to preserve our history, culture, and natural resources.

 

  1. Membership Levels

The Vermilionville Member Program entitles members to the following benefits:

 

  • Ami (Friend) – $75
    • Free museum admission for you plus a guest
    • Vermilionville special event discounts ($2 off special event admission rates)
    • Gift Shop: La Boutique discounts
      • 10% discount year-round on non-consignment items
      • 20% discount between Thanksgiving and Christmas on non-consignment items
    • Restaurant: La Cuisine de Maman discounts
      • 10% discount on Daily Lunch Specials or Weekend Buffet
    • Quarterly Newsletter: La Raconteur
  • Student – $25
    • All the benefits of an Ami membership at a discounted rate
  • Senior – $50
    • All the benefits of an Ami membership at a discounted rate
  • La Famille (Family) – $125
    • All the benefits of an Ami membership
    • Free admission for you plus 3 guests and everyone under 18
    • Member benefits and free admission to over 1000 museums and institutions through the North American Museum Association (NARM). For more information about your NARM reciprocal membership, visit this web address:  http://narmassocation.org/learn-more/.
    • Discounts on music, cooking, language, dance lessons, and local accommodations, and more through our community partners.
      • (Moriah Istre Hargrave – need to figure out membership log-in)
      • (Christophe Landry – need to figure out membership log-in)
    • Discounts to entertainment events
  • Joie de Vivre – $250
    • All the benefits of a Family membership
    • Free admission for you plus 5 guests and everyone under 18
  • Vermilionaire – $1,000
    • All the benefits of a Joie de Vivre membership
    • “Behind the Scenes” tour of BVD and Vermilionville
    • Listed on the BVD & Vermilionville websites as a Major Contributor
  • Gold Member – $2,500
    • All the benefits of a Vermilionaire membership
    • Exclusive discount and VIP seating at entertainment events
  • Platinum Member – $5,000
    • All the benefits of a Gold membership
    • Exclusive discount on 1 event rental per year (restrictions may apply)
  1. Certain Conditions

Memberships are for individual use only and are non-transferable.

  1. Term

The membership term is one year and is valid immediately.  Expiration date is one year from the last date of the month of purchase.  A renewal extends the existing expiration date of the membership by one year from the date of purchase or by the expiration date if purchase date is prior to expiration date.  (Renewing in advance will not reduce existing membership term.)

  1. Pausing

Vermilionville offers its members the option to pause their membership at any time, no questions asked.  When you pause your membership, you can choose the length of this paused state, from 1 month up to 1 year.  Your membership will be paused on the first day of the start month.  While your membership is paused, you (and any other members listed on your account) will not have access to member benefits.  When your pause state ends, your membership will automatically resume with no penalty.  You can un-pause and resume your membership at any time before the scheduled resume date.  To pause your membership contact the Membership Department by calling 337-233-4077, 207, or via email at [email protected].

  1. Cancellation; Termination

You have the right to cancel your membership at any time.  If you cancel your membership, you will only be entitled to a full refund of your new or renewal membership fee within thirty days of the purchase date of the membership.  No refunds will be available after such thirty day period.  You may cancel your membership by calling Member Services at 337-233-4077, 207, or via email at [email protected].

 

Vermilionville may terminate your membership without notice, for any reason in our sole discretion, including without limitation our belief that continued use of such membership would violate any provisions of this agreement, applicable law, or otherwise be harmful to our interests.  In the event of any such termination, you will not be entitled to a refund of your membership fee.

  1. Privacy Policy

As a member, the information we capture, including information collected to process payment transitions, is private and will neither be distributed nor sold.  Vermilionville will only use your information to communicate information pertinent to you as a member.

  1. Changes to This Agreement

Vermilionville may change the terms of this agreement at any time without notice or liability by posting a revised agreement on the Member Program website located at.  Any change shall take effect immediately, unless otherwise provided.  You may view the current version of this agreement at any time online at .  You may also obtain a copy from Member Services by calling 337-233-4077, ext. 207 or via email at [email protected].

 

This Agreement was last modified in 2019.

 

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Book a Tour

The Vermilionville Living History Museum and Folklife park provide a wonderful educational experience for adults and children alike. Book a tour today.

Weddings

Weddings can feature a variety of appetizer items, banquet style meals, a barbecue or crawfish boil offered through our on-site catering department. 

Les locations

Canoe and Kayak Rentals allow paddlers and adventurers  an opportunity to enjoy the timeless beauty of Bayou Vermilion at their leisure

Expérience

Experience some of the main attractions at Vermilionville such as Historic Homes, and immerse yourself in the rich history of Acadiana

Magasin

Vermilionville's boutique de souvenirs, La Boutique, propose une sélection unique d'artisanat d'art cajun, créole et amérindien, ainsi que des CD de littérature et de musique de la région.

Dîner

Be honest : you’re here because you’re craving something authentic, right? And by the grace of good taste, you’ve found yourself at our kitchen.

Éduquer

Education is a main focus at Vermilionville.  We strive to offer an educational and entertaining outing for students referred to as Cultural Excursions.

La photographie

Thank you for your interest in using Vermilionville Living History Museum & Folklife Park as a backdrop for your photo sessions.

 

HEURES

Vermilionville est ouvert six jours par semaine, Mardi par Saturday de 10:00 du matin à 16h00 Veuillez garder à l'esprit que nous cessons de prendre 15:00 tous les jours car il faut environ une heure à une heure et trente minutes pour visiter notre village historique.

Notre village historique est fermé sur Les lundis et pour grandes vacances y compris le réveillon du Nouvel An et le jour de l'An, le jour du Mardi Gras, l'Action de grâces, la veille de Noël et le jour de Noël.

 

 

 

Copyright © 2019 Bayou Vermilion
District Tous droits réservés

 

ADMISSION RÉGULIÈRE

Adultes (19 - 65 ans): $10.00 par personne

Personnes agées (65 ans et +): $8.00 par personne

Étudiants (5 à 18 ans): $6.00 par personne

Les enfants (moins de 5 ans): sans frais

ADMISSION DE GROUPE (MINIMUM DE 20 PERSONNES)

*Adultes (de 19 à 65 ans et plus): $8.00 par personne

Étudiants (5 à 18 ans): $5.00 par personne

Les enfants (moins de 5 ans): sans frais

* Avertissement: Afin de bénéficier du tarif réduit, les groupes doivent être réservés à l'avance et un paiement doit être effectué à l'arrivée.

TÉLÉPHONE

(337) 233-4077

(866) 992-2968

(337) 233-1694 (Numéro de fax)

RÉDUCTIONS

AAA: Adulte $9.00, Senior $7.00, Etudiant $5.00

Militaire actif et personnes à charge: $5.00; $7.00 Senior et retraité

Le Guide Routard: $6.00

Association des anciens de l'ULL (doit présenter l'ID membre actuel): $6.00

Radiodiffusion publique en Louisiane: $2.00 hors admission

Préservation nationale de la confiance historique: $2.00 de réduction sur l'admission

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ACCESSIBILITÉ

Vermilionville est entièrement accessible aux personnes handicapées. Nos attractions sont équipées d'une large rampe d'accès pour les fauteuils roulants et les promeneurs. Si vous avez besoin d'un fauteuil roulant, veuillez vous renseigner dans la boutique de cadeaux et nous serons heureux de vous en fournir un à utiliser lors de votre visite.

DIRECTIONS

Vermilionville est situé au cœur de Lafayette, en Louisiane, juste en face de l'aéroport régional de Lafayette au large de Surrey St.

300 Fisher Road Lafayette, Louisiane 70508