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Address: 1 Terry Fox Drive, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada
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Amazing Gardens

Beautiful property and gardens are amazing. Well maintained. Colors are awesome. The history of Prince Edward Island is a wonderful story and one to be enjoyed and shared.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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Prince Edward Island, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Beautiful property and gardens are amazing. Well maintained. Colors are awesome. The history of Prince Edward Island is a wonderful story and one to be enjoyed and shared.

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Charlottetown, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015 NEW

Sadly the house wasn't open yet for tours, but the grounds and building were gorgeous! I would have loved to come back to do a tour!

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Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

many green and White House is good balance. English garden is very beauiful and wind from sea is comfrtable.

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Burlington, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

The history of PEI's government lies beyond these hallowed walls. For history buffs, this is a must-see venue.

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1,067 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

This is a must see. Here our country was born. Here I visited on the day our country was attacked. Here I witnessed the emotional toughness of Canadians. This is the Lieutenant Governor's residence. On a recent business trip to Charlottetown my colleagues and I were treated to dinner at the residence (which was delicious) and a tour of the... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

First watch the video to get the important historical context then proceed upstairs and see the chamber and rooms where the events took place.

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Spokane, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

I visited the House on a spur of the moment whim. I had an excellent guide who was extraordinarily informative.

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Calgary, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Enjoyed the tour, and the brief video introduction nice to see building preserved. Easy walking distance to most historic sites

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Davenport, Iowa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

We took a tour of the Government House; it was excellent! The guide was very informative and pleasant. It was nice to get out of the heat for awhile as well. I would highly recommend this tour.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

We didn't have an opportunity to go inside. Instead, we enjoyed the grounds & architecture; looking away from the house is a simply marvelous view across the lawn & over the water.

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Address: Address: 1 Terry Fox Drive, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada
Location: Canada  >  Prince Edward Island  >  Charlottetown

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