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Green Gables

8619 Route 6, Cavendish, Prince Edward Island C1A 5V8, Canada
+1 902-963-7874
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Home made famous in "Anne of Green Gables" which has been restored to match the descriptions in the books.
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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8619 Route 6, Cavendish, Prince Edward Island C1A 5V8, Canada
+1 902-963-7874
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The house is completely open to the public, also other buildings. Food and drink available to be purchased. Lovely time strolling along lover's lane and along the hike.

Thank Jean W
Reviewed 2 days ago

if you are a fan of anne, be sure to make a stop. it was nice to see the house as ive always pictured it, though inside it is not true to the book or characters and more just period appropriate décor. the authors birthplace...More

Thank Angelica L
Reviewed 4 days ago

I so enjoyed seeing this house and grounds as a created setting of Anne of Green Gables, as LM Montgomery's cousin's home and as a 19th century PEI farmhouse. The house is in wonderful condition and the grounds are well-cared for and relaxing. Free in...More

Thank LuAnn O
Reviewed 4 days ago

As a true Anne of Green Gables lover, I had been dreaming about visiting Green Gables for a very long time and I finally got the chance. I was very excited about coming, but also a little nervous that Green Gables wouldn't meet the high...More

Thank mjswansona
Reviewed 4 days ago

Nice to see period furniture and learn about Lucy Maude Montgomery, who created the character. There is also a continuous running short movie with an overview of the author and her imaginary friend. There are pictures with explanations in a room adjacent to the movie...More

Thank Margaret R
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We didn't realize that this was not the location where the movie Green Gables was filmed. So in that regard, we were disappointed. However, the history and the way it was laid out the self guided tour, etc. was very good. If you are a...More

Thank pfrary
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Nice place. House is the one that inspired l.m. Montgomery for her novel. It is filled with accurate period pieces. My fave was the stuff in the pantry and kitchen! Tiny cafe on premises with weak coffee but good fudge and good looking baked goods....More

Thank kami3Maine
Reviewed 4 days ago

I'm a fan of Lucy Maud Montgomery's books--love the exploration of changing roles and expectations for women in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. And the CBC productions of Anne of Green Gables introduced me to the beauty of PEI and, at least in...More

Thank bellemarierose
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The Green Gables House is the former home of the aunt and uncle of Lucy Maud Montgomery. The home and the area surrounding the home were the inspiration for her to write Anne of Green Gables. The home is now a park where you can...More

Thank Lavenderblast
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Having read 'Anne of Green Gables' years ago I was not expecting to actually visit the real place, so I was very excited to be able to cross this off my bucket list. I didn't stay long as I was on a tight schedule, but...More

Thank Jenny D
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Sharon G
Will things be open on Canada Day? If so what are the hours?
June 17, 2017|
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Response from caminobound2014 | Reviewed this property |
for hours If you have any questions or you would like to make an inquiry please contact us at (902) 963-7874 or call the Parks Canada national information service at (888) 773-8888.
James D
Do I need reservations to tour Green Gables house?
March 26, 2017|
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Response from travellover795943 | Reviewed this property |
No, no reservation needed. There is an entry fee,and other things to see besides the house. We were there in shoulder season ( Sept./Oct.) and it was still fairly busy, but no lineup to enter the house. I could see it being... More
Marsha L
Is the house open on sun oct 2?
October 1, 2016|
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Response from paperguyLondon | Reviewed this property |
I assume it might still be open we were only there a couple of weeks ago But a lot of things do shut down at labour day I'd try and call them if I were you but my guess would be yes have fun if u do go