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Address: 3 Haviland St, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island C1A 3S7, Canada
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Small Museum, Big on Information

Wife and I went here on a rainy day and found the museum to be easy to find in the heart of the waterfront and the city. Great amount of material and information in a small area... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
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Lehigh Acres, Florida
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Lehigh Acres, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Wife and I went here on a rainy day and found the museum to be easy to find in the heart of the waterfront and the city. Great amount of material and information in a small area. I have read a lot about the regiment and found the museum to be very good but there should be a dedicated staff... More 

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Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Very nice for a free museum (donations accepted). Lots of stuff in a small area. There were no staff there when we went, not sure if that is normal, if you had questions you are stuck but otherwise it was very nice.

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Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We, as US citizens, understand and study WW1 and know the sacrifices that were made before we entered the war. The attendants are very enthusiastic and accommodating to visitors. Thank you, Canada!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My family went to visit the regiment museum. When you walk in there is a sign saying you need to sign in but there wasn't anyone in sight. We were finally told where to go. The area is quite cramped but the displays are interesting.

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Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

This was a short 15 minute stop along the boardwalk. The placards offer just enough information to allow you to envision the times.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

I went with a friend and it was really badly annonced. There was nobody at the door to show us where it was or to explain us what was the Museum. We had to find it on our own. In the Museum, there was a BIG lack of information about the objects. Besides that, all the objects that were there... More 

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Moncton, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

Toured this Museum with my daughter and 7 yr old grandson. found the displays very well put together and lots of interesting things to see. It is small but still enjoyed our visit there.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2015 via mobile

This is a small free museum inside of the operational Queen Charlotte Armory. It's a really good stop if you are near Charlotte. It's steps away from the water so you could always go there around lunch and have a nice picnic afterwards. It mostly showcases the uniforms, rifles and medals.

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Aarhus, Denmark
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015

Nice and easy walk from the center of the city, along a beautiful promenade path. Lots of benches around to sit and enjoy the atmosphere and the battlement display is simple but interesting.

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Markham, Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

The staff is very friendly and helpful. It is a self-serve tour and of course donations can be contributed. If you are interested in history, please check it out.

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