Attractions

Top Choice National Park in Prince Edward Island National Park

Prince Edward Island National Park

Draped with red sandstone bluffs and undulating dunes, the star attraction of the province's park system showcases the dramatic north-central coast's wetlands, forests and their diverse species of flora and fauna, i…
Top Choice Lighthouse in Charlottetown

Point Prim Lighthouse

Purchased from the Provincial Government for $1, this gorgeous historic lighthouse is maintained by the not-for-profit Point Prim Lighthouse Society, the oldest on Prince Edward Island. Inside is a wonderful museum …
Top Choice Park in Charlottetown

Victoria Park

Dedicated in 1873, Charlottetown's most popular and beautiful waterfront green space has 16 hectares of loveliness for you to enjoy on a fine day.
Historic Site in Cavendish

Green Gables Heritage Place

Cavendish is the home town of Lucy Maud Montgomery (1874–1942), author of Anne of Green Gables. Here she is simply known as Lucy Maud or LM. Owned by her grandfather's cousins, the now-famous House of Green Gables a…
Historic Site in Charlottetown

Sir Andrew MacPhail Homestead

Check the website for the off-season hours of this wonderful 1850s gable house, birthplace of Sir Andrew MacPhail, celebrated local author, physician and soldier. The homestead is now a museum celebrating his life, …
Museum in Rustico & North Rustico

Farmer's Bank of Rustico Museum

The solid red-stone Farmer's Bank of Rustico operated here between 1864 and 1894. Beside the bank is Doucet House, an old Acadian dwelling that was relocated here. This museum describing the settlement of the commun…
Factory in Charlottetown

COWS Creamery

Who doesn't love a self-guided, buttery, fromagerie and ice-creamery tour that spits you out in the mecca retail store that is this PEI institution's award-winning dairy heaven, hmm? OK, the lactose intolerant among…
Notable Building in Charlottetown

St Dunstan's Basilica

Rising from the ashes of a 1913 fire, the three towering stone spires of this Catholic, neo-Gothic basilica are now a Charlottetown landmark. The marble floors, Italianate carvings and decoratively embossed ribbed c…
Museum in Souris

Elmira Railway Museum

The railway museum in Elmira includes a quirky miniature train ride (adult/student/family $6/4/15) that winds through the surrounding forest. The station marks the eastern end of the Confederation Trail.
Lighthouse in Summerside

West Point Lighthouse

Off Rte 14, the striking black-and-white-striped West Point Lighthouse dates from 1875. There's a small museum, where you can climb the tower for a breathtaking view, a restaurant and an inn.