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Government House

1 Terry Fox Dr, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island C1A 0E8, Canada
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Nice house by Victoria Park

We could only walk in the park since the house was not open for visit at the time we were there. In... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
TorontoFR
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Toronto, Canada
Beautiful and Historic

This historic home has spectacular views and gardens. The shaded yard overlooks a beautiful little... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Molly4267
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Athol, Massachusetts
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1 Terry Fox Dr, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island C1A 0E8, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We could only walk in the park since the house was not open for visit at the time we were there. In any case it is easy to appreciate the grandeur of the house and what it would have been in its days. There is...More

Thank TorontoFR
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This historic home has spectacular views and gardens. The shaded yard overlooks a beautiful little water inlet that had many sailboats zooming around. The gardens were manicured and well maintained, with well placed markers labeling the flowers and shrubs. Beautiful birch grove to the left...More

Thank Molly4267
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

I wasnt able to go in thr House even if its says open for visit in July and Aug. Nobody answer the door or nobody om the grounds. But the house architecture from outside is splendid and grande. But the garden are astonishing and must...More

Thank Gilles B
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Nice open area for a good walk, but a little remote for finding toilet or refreshments along the way, especially if without car. Pleasant views of the water, but nothing much else around. Need to be fairly fit if planning to get there and back...More

Thank savvysolo
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

It's was a lovely historic place to visit. The house was nice, but the gardens and lawns were beautiful.

Thank Karen F
Reviewed 17 June 2017

The grounds are open to the public, not the house itself. The grounds a lovely and the views over the water are just lovely.

Thank TravelManagerLoveIt
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

I had the honour of visiting here last week, on a private group tour. We had morning tea with the Governor and his lovely wife, who also gave us an informative tour of the beautiful home. The grounds & view are gorgeous as well. Thank...More

Thank mommalou4
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

This is a great place for a group photo if nothing else, standing where the Fathers of Confederation did in 1864. If you are there on a tour day (usually week days in July and August) they are only 30 minutes or so and the...More

Thank krl748
Reviewed 14 May 2017

The building is surrounded by a lawn and a fence. The building cannot be toured as it is in official use.

Thank WorldTravelOne
Reviewed 13 April 2017

There isn't always necessarily a reason to be here, as it is a residence of the Lieutenant Governor at most times. It will occasionally open up for other reasons - garden parties or levees - but in passing looks like a medium sized mansion with...More

Thank Edward W
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