Maine Acadian Culture, ME

National Park Service

Maine Acadian Culture

Maine Acadians share beliefs and experiences tying them to a common religion, languages, and history. The St. John River, land, and family are essential to their culture. The National Park Service supports...[more]


c/o Acadia National Park
P.O. Box 177
Bar Harbor, ME 04609

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By Car The Saint John Valley is located in northern Aroostook County, Maine, 200 miles north of Bangor at the northern terminus of U.S. Route 1. It is best reached by private vehicle. From Interstate 95, use exits at Sherman or Smyrna Mills for Route 11 to Fort Kent, or the exit at Houlton for U.S. Route 1 North. By Plane Northern Maine Regional Airport at Presque Isle Flights and rental cars are available. For more information, call 207-764-2550. Frenchville Airport (Maine) For information about charter air service, call the airport at 207-543-6300. Rental cars are available at the airport by reservation only, as vehicles are not based at the airport. St. Leonard Regional Airport (Canada) Charter or private airplane services only. There are rental cars available at the airport. For more information, call 506-423-7571.

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