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Review of Founders' Hall

Founders' Hall
6 Prince Street | Charlottetown, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island C1A 4P5, Canada
902-368-1864
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Charlottetown City Highlights Tour
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Owner description: Visitors to this heritage attraction are transported back to 1864 to relive Canada's history through state-of-the-art displays and multimedia presentations.
Calgary, Canada
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121 helpful votes 121 helpful votes
“super”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013

We really enjoyed this chronological travel through history. A great place to receive an overview of the history of Confederation from 1864 right up to the addition of Nunavut.

Visited July 2012
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Atlanta, Georgia
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“INteresting for Canadians...”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2013

Not much for the foreign traveler. The story and movie are very insignificant if you are not Canadian... do other things.

Visited August 2012
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Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada
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“History with a Life”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2013

The sound equipment is showing its age. History shown in a novel (hokey?) way, but puts a good perspective to Confederation.

Visited July 2012
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Clearwater, Florida
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“Good Glimpse into Canadian History”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2012

The movie describing the start of the Federation was interesting and a good preparation for viewing the upstairs rooms. It seemed to bring those days to life.

Visited October 2012
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Winnipeg
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“History Refresher!”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2012

This exhibit was quite corny. We were provided with audio head phones to hear the exhibit as we walked through but the premise is that it`s a media telecast of the conference in the 1860`s when they had no media telecast. You had to stand on a certain area of the exhibit floor to hear what that part of the exhibit was about but at times, you didn`t know if you were listening to the right audio for the right exhibit. Inside the visual exhibits were very nice and I did find that it was educational.

Visited September 2012
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