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Address: 191 Hache Gallant Dr, Rocky Point, Prince Edward Island C0A 1H2, Canada
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Very nice walk with a view on Charlottetown harbor.

We were looking for history but this site has little to offer, except the monument dedicated to Acadians and the Grand Dérangement.. Instead we enjoyed walking on the park's... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed August 2, 2016
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Grenoble, France
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Grenoble, France
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231 reviews
116 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2016

We were looking for history but this site has little to offer, except the monument dedicated to Acadians and the Grand Dérangement.. Instead we enjoyed walking on the park's trails. Many offer a beautiful view over the Bay and Charlottetown harbor.

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Thank stism
Comox Valley, Canada
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18 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016

It's a lovely spot and very historical but as a national park it was a disgrace. My husband had to find a bush to relieve himself as the toilets were filthy and there was litter left at the door and who knows what else. This was the first time we had encountered this as everywhere else we went in PEi... More 

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Oxford, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 20, 2016

We visited for Port-La-Joye-Fort Amherst for a great afternoon of walking the trails and learning about the local history. The visitor centre is the place to start for a map and some information about the site. Be sure to check out the Blockhouse Lighthouse while in the area! It looks like Parks Canada has recently updated the site, which is... More 

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Williams Lake, Canada
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58 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 13, 2016

This is a nice park, with well laid out trails and beautiful scenery. There are nice vistas looking out over the water, and a lot of information about the sights were the fort once stood.

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Charlottetown, Canada
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35 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 13, 2016

While friends were visiting from Texas, I took them to Port-la-Joye - Fort Amherst for them to see and read up on the history of the French and British that fought for the land across the Charlottetown Harbour. There are lots of plaques on the grounds and inside the museum to read, where you will get a great history lesson.... More 

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Alachua, Florida
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24 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 11, 2016

As descendants of Michel Hache Gallant, we were so excited to visit such an important part of our history. A wonderful place to walk in our ancestors' footsteps!

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British Columbia, Canada
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16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 9, 2016

Nice park and trails. Clean washrooms. Enjoyed exploring - beautiful scenery. There were tons of jellyfish on the beach and in the water - very interesting. Nice view of Charlottetown.

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Winnipeg, Canada
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65 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 13, 2016

very nice for a walk. you can see Charlottetown harbour. You can see some range house and also walk along a little beach. very nice

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P.E.I.
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31 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 8, 2016

Coordinate your visit as a cruise ship leaves or exits the harbour, it feel like it is feet away from you. Acres and Acres of grass, trails and shoreline to explore.

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2 Thank PEI-funseekers
Charlottetown, Canada
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27 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 15, 2016

This is one great history site over looking the Capital city where the Father's of Confederation sailed in past when coming to the Charlottetown Confiderances in the 1800's. Where you can read historial information and tour the fort iteself and take in sepecial event there that are held there during the year.

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