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Founders' Hall CLOSED and FOR SALE - CLOSED

6 Prince Street | Charlottetown, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island C1A 4P5, Canada
+1 902-368-1864
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Fun fun!

A very fun and informative attraction! Going through confederation as a time travel tunnel is a ver... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2014
Danielle Lynn W
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A key first stop in Charlottetown

Cruise ship passengers and others new to town might want to make Founders Hall their first stop... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2014
ncmoose99
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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Visitors to this heritage attraction are transported back to 1864 to relive Canada's history through state-of-the-art displays and multimedia presentations.
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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6 Prince Street | Charlottetown, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island C1A 4P5, Canada
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+1 902-368-1864

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Reviewed 21 July 2014

A very fun and informative attraction! Going through confederation as a time travel tunnel is a ver great way to engage children and adults in a major piece of history? Reasonably priced and a must see!

Thank Danielle Lynn W
Reviewed 18 July 2014

Cruise ship passengers and others new to town might want to make Founders Hall their first stop. Just a short distance from the dock, it has lots of free information about attractions in the city and the province and is the starting point for some...More

Thank ncmoose99
Reviewed 20 June 2014

Our cruise arrived and we had not planned any shore activities. We went to the Founders Hall and found Kaylie to be both very helpful and very patient. She recommended several activities she thought we would enjoy and explained them to us. We decided on...More

1  Thank rmpaul
Reviewed 2 June 2014

I would recommend the Founders Hall for families with kids. As adults interested in Confederation, we were impressed by the sets that were used to portray the information, however the videos used throughout the hall were set up as TV broadcasts (i.e. breaking news bulletins)....More

Thank Erin G
Reviewed 25 May 2014

We walked in not having planned out our trip to Charlottetown very well. They had tons of pamphlets and were able to talk about several of the local events that weekend, which was helpful. We also took the self-guided tour (with a recorded 'guide') and...More

Thank J D
Reviewed 11 May 2014 via mobile

The staff was very helpful in planning our time in Charlottetown. The information centre closes relatively early, so if you have questions or are looking for guides/pamphlets, keep that in mind.

Thank Kassidy K
Reviewed 26 November 2013

This attraction in downtown Charlottetown has been closed for the past 2 summers. The funding to keep it operational ran out and the cost to bring it up to a more interactive level was not available, so there was no choice but to close it...More

Thank Islanderx
Reviewed 17 September 2013

Given the richness of the PEI cultural heritage and history, this museum could have provided a lot more substance than it did. Having said that, the information that was provided was done in an entertaining and fun format. I would suggest that the museum reconsider...More

Thank cwhiteva
Reviewed 15 September 2013

This museum is exceptional; the audio tour really added to our experience with the interactive exhibits. The displays were well done; we learned so much about the history of Canada. Parking may be a problem, however.

Thank ProfDallas
Reviewed 15 September 2013

Fun interactive trip through the history of the founding of our country. The whole family enjoyed the experience, and the gift shop had great items at reasonable prices (probable because we were out of season)

Thank Bssplr
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