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“Loot Gov.” 4 of 5 stars
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Government House
1 Terry Fox Drive, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada
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Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada
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49 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Loot Gov.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2013

It is an official residence of 1843. Recognize it for what is is, an old house needing a lot of care. Well presented; good interpreataion and so on

Visited August 2012
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English first
Calgary, Canada
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18 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Learn a little more about Canada”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2012

Haven't been in school for many years and had forgotten some Canadian history. The video and Staff helped jog the memory. Loved that the building had been restored.

Visited September 2012
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mahopac, ny
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39 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“where Canada was created”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2012

the site where the leaders of disparate Canadian provinces agreed to Confederation in 1864 . Building is wonderfully preserved and still in use

Visited August 2012
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Toronto, Canada
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21 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“Tribute to COnfederaqtion”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2012

This is well worth a visit. it is one of the most important historic sites in Canada as it was where the Fathers of Confederation met. A beautiful building in a beautiful location.

Visited June 2012
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Ottawa, Canada
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115 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
“Excellent”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2012

The guide was very friendly and enthusiastic. The tour was interesting and the building is in excellent condition. Wonderful to see some of the original furnishings and pictures. Stepped back in time and yet heard about the Queen and Prince William and Kate's visits.
Not obvious that it's open. Check the info inside the gate by the gatehouse.

Visited July 2012
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