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International Fox Museum and Hall of Fame

International Fox Museum and Hall of Fame 33 Summer St, Summerside, Prince Edward Island C1N 0A2, Canada
+1 902-432-1296
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Interesting

Small exhibit on foxes and the role they played in PIE industry as nd history. There were Fox pelts... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2016
Dianne S
Very Small museum

Toured this museum when we were in Summerside.It was interesting but not a very large exhibit.It... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2016
gooilersLeduc
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Sherwood Park, Canada
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good42%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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International Fox Museum and Hall of Fame 33 Summer St, Summerside, Prince Edward Island C1N 0A2, Canada
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Reviewed 25 October 2016

Small exhibit on foxes and the role they played in PIE industry as nd history. There were Fox pelts to feel and so soft. Self guided.

Thank Dianne S
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Toured this museum when we were in Summerside.It was interesting but not a very large exhibit.It will not take you long to go thru this museum.It is something you would not think of when visiting the area.

Thank gooilersLeduc
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Interesting place to visit, learn more about Summersides history and the fox farming years, feel and touch a fox fur

Thank James P
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Another Summerside gem was the International Fox Museum and Hall of Fame. It is really just a large room, but the tale it reveals was totally unexpected and interesting. The docent deserves your attention for more details than the photo display. “Fox” refers to the...More

Thank Pekka S
Reviewed 24 July 2016

The fox trade on the Island was a very important part of the island's history and this tiny museum documents its beginning , the period when it flourished and ultimate decline. For history buffs it is worth a short stop.

Thank PatriciaW80111
Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

The International Fox Museum is a very detailed and respected history of the Industry and we were very interested in the Industry with what we learned.

Thank Don R
Reviewed 29 July 2015

This is a one room museum but gives a bit of history behind the fox trade on PEI. There was a guided tour with a knowledgeable guide who answered all of your questions.

1  Thank peasnpeanuts
Reviewed 27 July 2015

The guides are very knowledgeable and I found it a very educational experience. My grandfather had been a fox inspector on pei during that time. So it made the information I learned even more interesting. Also it explains why there are so many foxes running...More

1  Thank brownbangs
Reviewed 7 May 2015

It was interesting to learn how the "Fox Industry" got started on P.E.I . At one time it became the top fur in the fashion industry.

2  Thank Don K
Reviewed 28 April 2015

The museum was fascinating and the informational video was truly worth the watch. The story of PEI's own "Gold Rush" is an interesting story to hear.

3  Thank AdraestiaF
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