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Canadian Potato Museum

Closed Now: 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
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Such a Great Spot

Great little museum, restaurant and gift shop. The food was amazing, but such large portions! Was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Crystal N
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St. Catharines, Canada
Something different

Great little museum dedicated to the potato, potatoes around the world, potato farming on PEI... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
SRG901
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Wells, Maine
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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1 Dewar Lane, O'Leary, Prince Edward Island C0B 1V0, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is well worth a visit even if out of your way. The exhibits are informative, well laid-out, comprehensive and sprinkled with delightful Canadian dry humor. I also recommend the fries in the on-site restaurant -- delicious!

Thank Barbara B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great little museum, restaurant and gift shop. The food was amazing, but such large portions! Was so hard to finish. Spent probably 2 hours in the whole thing, and really enjoyed my time there. If you love potatoes it is the right place to go!

Thank Crystal N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you love potatoes then you have to go here! It's all about the potato and the fries/poutine is absolutely a must-have. The potato fudge is also a good thing to try.

Thank traveleater2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great little museum dedicated to the potato, potatoes around the world, potato farming on PEI, potato pictures, potato history.........Also a large collection of old farm machinery, my husband could have stayed there for hours. We had lunch at their restaurant where all the food is...More

Thank SRG901
Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

We had such high expectations for the potato museum. The restaurant was the only part that really lived up to the excitement. Although the museum is loaded with information, the museum is self guided and and cN very boring to just read. I think many...More

Thank Jackie H
Reviewed September 3, 2018

We didn't know what to expect coming here as it is a museum about potatoes. We really enjoyed the whole experience, staff were very friendly, poutine and french fries were dynamite, the store had lots of interesting items like potato fudge. We toured the museums...More

Thank Gord O
Reviewed September 2, 2018

Very interesting centre. Lots of very old machinery to look at from very old to more modern times. A nice gift shop and a good restaurant on sight. You just have to try one of their baked potatoes.

Thank Terry M
Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

I love potatoes, so was interested in this museum. Some of the videos are dated and would be nice to have them updated a bit or a little easier to hear. They were pretty low to the ground. It would also be interesting to have...More

Thank dogheart
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Great place to visit in PEI. We learned quite a lot about the potato and it’s history! Kids loved it ( ages 6 - 12). Must stop at resto on the way out for a tasty treat!!!! Peanut free as well which is. Bonus!!!

Thank Christian B
Reviewed August 12, 2018

This museum was so much more interesting than we expected and was extremely well done. There were a lot of exhibits and we learned things that we never knew before. It was very entertaining as well. It had a lovely gift shop and the unique...More

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It's only $10.00 for admission, $23.00 for a family.
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