Province House National Historic Site, Charlottetown

3.7
Walk along halls where history was made at Province House National Historic Site. Canada's second-oldest seat of government, the building has served as headquarters of the Legislative Assembly of Prince Edward Island since its completion in 1847. Tour the opulent 19th-century period rooms and chat with the costumed reenactors scattered around the grounds. Note that due to restoration efforts under way you may have to limit your tour to certain areas--check the website before visiting. Put Province House National Historic Site into our Charlottetown travel planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Charlottetown.
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  • Sat in a small park near the war memorial here. This impressive building was being renovated so was fenced off, but from what I could see the building still looked good from outsode.  more »
  • The only reason I'm writing a review is because the lack of clear signage was so frustrating. The construction was obvious, but there was no indication that it was completely closed! When we asked.....  more »
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  • Province House National Historic Site is undergoing renovations right now. However, there are multiple beautiful parks with intriguing monuments around that still justify a visit. This spot is the brain, heart and soul of Charlottetown.
  • Closed for repairs and renovations while we were there. A virtual tour booth was available for tourist for free. Local actors in period costume perform historical reenactments in park outside of Province House to mitigate disappointment of tourists who wanted to see historical site.

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