Evangeline

Evangeline

Evangeline tells the tale of a great Acadian love story that is a part of the local culture here in Nova Scotia.

Evangeline, A Tale of Acadie is an epic poem by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow follows her search for long lost love Gabriel, with whom she was betrothed.

Separated by the Acadian Expulsion, they would only be reunited in their old age when Gabriel, who was sick would die in her arms.

This work of fiction has become immortalized here in Nova Scotia, where you can follow the Evangeline Trail and explore the ancestral home of the Acadians!

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