Farmers’ Bank of Rustico

Address: Church Rd, Hunter River, PE C0A 1N0 | View on Map
Green Gables Shore Rustico (Greater Area) Arts, Culture & Heritage Seasonal

Experience History and A Taste of the Past. Here you will discover the story of the Acadians and the visionary priest Father Belcourt who established the Farmers Bank of Rustico, the smallest bank charted in North America. Tour the 1772 Doucet House, the oldest house on the Island, and learn about the daily lives of the early Acadians and their food traditions. Experience our food offerings from demonstrations, to lunches and evening experiential meals.  Rustico, originally called Grand Rustico, is the oldest Acadian community on PEI, settled in 1764. Bordering on Rustico Bay and the P.E.I. National Park.

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June 20 – Sept. 23, 2023

Tues-Sat 10am-5pm; Sun 11am-5pm; Closed on Mondays

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