Welcome to Abbeville Cultural and Historical Alliance

Welcome to Abbeville Cultural and Historical Alliance

Welcome to Abbeville Cultural and Historical AllianceWelcome to Abbeville Cultural and Historical AllianceWelcome to Abbeville Cultural and Historical Alliance

Showcasing the history, culture and art of Vermilion Parish

2020 Exhibitions

January-February

History of African-American Voting Rights

9am - 4:30pm

Event Details

January-February

History of African-American Voting Rights

Photographs, articles and history on the struggles faced by African-Americans as they obtained the right to vote

9am - 4:30pm

March

Talented and Gifted Students Art Exhibit

9am - 4:30pm

Event Details

March

Talented and Gifted Students Art Exhibit

View the mixed-media art exhibit by the talented and gifted art students of Vermilion Parish

9am - 4:30pm

April-September

To Be Announced.....

Event Details

April-September

To Be Announced.....

Please check back to see what unique and exciting exhibits are comming

October-December

Swamp Spirits

9am - 4:30pm

Event Details

October-December

Swamp Spirits

9 artists plus 1 photograph...9 different interpretations!

9am - 4:30pm

Featured EXHIBITS

Acadian Centre Acadien

The Acadien Centre Acadien exhibit features photographs and displays chronicling the saga of Le Grand Deranagement, the expulsion of Acadien families from Nova Scotia in 1755, many of whom settled in Louisiana. This exhibit is in English and French.

Confrerie d'Abbeville's Giant Omelette Celebration

Each November, Abbeville celebrates our French heritage with the cooking of the Giant Omelette that contains over 5,000 eggs. View photographs, paintings and other memorabilia on Abbeville's Giant Omelette Celebration, as well as the other French-speaking countries around the word that are part of the Confrerie.

Vermilion Arts Council

This organization promotes the arts of Vermilion Parish through rotating art exhibits located inside the Cultural Center. The Vermilion Arts Council also hosts "Meet the Artists" as well as sponsors concerts, art programs and other community based art projects

Vermilion Historical Society

On display are historical photographs, information and artifacts on the history of Vermilion Parish, including the Morgan Effigy. This unique artifact is a carved deer antler found in a Native American Indian mound located in Pecan Island. It is believed to be from the

Coles Creek period (circa 970 AD).  

Contact Us

Abbeville Cultural and Historical Alliance

Abbeville Cultural Alliance 200 N. Magdalen Square Abbeville, LA 70510 US

(337) 898-4114

Hours

Monday - Saturday: 9am - 4:30pm

Closed on Sundays and most major holidays


Free admission

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