Province House National Historic Site of Canada, Charlottetown

Categories: Architectural Buildings, Tourist Spots
Inspirock Rating:
4.1/5 based on 240+ reviews on the web
Walk along halls where history was made at Province House National Historic Site of Canada. Canada's second-oldest seat of government, the building has served as headquarters of the Legislative Assembly of Prince Edward Island since its completion in 1847. Tour the opulent 19th-century period rooms and chat with the costumed reenactors scattered around the grounds. Note that due to restoration efforts under way you may have to limit your tour to certain areas--check the website before visiting. Plan to visit Province House National Historic Site of Canada and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Charlottetown attractions using our Charlottetown vacation generator.
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  • Province House National Historic Site of Canada is under renovation, so we looked at it from the outside. The fencing does make it look a bit decrepit but it should be good when it is finished in a co...  read more »
  • Unfortunately building closed due to renovations. Saturday afternoon, no sign of walking actors anywhere to be found. The only activities in the vicinity were pictures in front.of the 1864 signage, or...  read more »
  • Very important place for both PEI and Canadian history. There are dressed up guides. Take tour with them if possible, if you cannot do that every day at noon (in summer) there is a little play about t...  read more »
  • Some parts are under renovation when I visited. Picture-worthy but nothing out of the ordinary.
  • Seems like this place is always under construction... Nice lighting in the winter though.
  • A very-classic looking and historic legislature building. It's the birthplace of confederation, so it definitely has some huge Canadian significance.
  • Neat historical building.
  • If You Love Historic Sites, This Place Might Be A Place For You.
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