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Avonlea Village

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Historical Buildings but not a Historical Site

Although all shops and restaurants, the building are historical and still quite interesting. A... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Steve L
via mobile
Very sweet and so like Anne

Visiting PEI off season many places are naturally closed. This site was partly open, and we enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lois L
Wadsworth, Ohio
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A collection of eclectic shops and eateries in a beautiful heritage setting. There is no entrance fee.
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8779 Pe-6, Cavendish, Prince Edward Island C0A 1M0, Canada
+1 902-963-3050
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Although all shops and restaurants, the building are historical and still quite interesting. A great little place to get away for a break from the rest of the Cavendish tourist scene.

Thank Steve L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visiting PEI off season many places are naturally closed. This site was partly open, and we enjoyed walking around. I would love to revisit when it's fully open.

Thank Lois L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wish this place was explained a little more in detail letting people know that this isnt the actual site of the house but just a souvenir shop essentially. Something for toursits to check out i guess but not really a time consuming place to need...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Even though it's closed for the season, we were not disappointed,and came away with a souvenir and memories.

Thank barbara p
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

Recently went at this village for a visit. There is free parking and has a few restaurants in the village. We went to eat for breakfast there, then went to cows for an ice cream. There is a piano in the cows area which I...More

2  Thank Jean-Francois L
Reviewed September 7, 2018

excellent places to eat, nice shops for decor and gifts. although the pony rides for kids is no longer there

1  Thank CandiceColin
Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

We arrived on Sept 6th. Everything was shut down except for the gift shop. The gift shop clerk was very nice.

1  Thank Nancy S
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

Avonlea is a charming gathering of shops and eateries in a mixture of historical and period correct newer construction. The gallery is the best shop in our opinion. A nice place to relax.

Thank Sandal Jim K
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

We headed to Avonlea Village after visiting the nearby Green Gables and LMM Homestead. Walking in you have to pass through a COWS creamery ice cream store -which we walked right through. The initial view is so cute and feels like Avonlea...until you walk around...More

1  Thank twinmomma22
Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

Visited several years ago with the family and really enjoyed the historical village atmosphere. I understand that any attraction needs to be financially viable, but the way they turned this into a random commercial area with no respect for the literary significance of the site...More

2  Thank Dorothy H
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July 8, 2018|
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Response from momof-q2 | Reviewed this property |
There is no charge for parking or entrance
Ali A
May 18, 2018|
Response from ChrisAndFamily |
The town of Avonlea is fictional, but is supposed to have taken place in this area. After the popularity of the book, TV, and film, the people of the area decided to make this rendering. The Road to Avolea is based on the... More