Charlottetown is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Charlottetown one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Charlottetown is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Charlottetown or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Charlottetown. Explore the historical monuments of Charlottetown with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Charlottetown guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Charlottetown page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Charlottetown landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Charlottetown.
#1 of 5 Historical Places in Charlottetown | Added 3621 times in trip plans
165 Richmond St, Charlottetown, PE C1A 1J1, Canada
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
The site of the Charlottetown Conference of 1864, the first meeting that led to Canadian confederation in 1867, Province house has more than earned its historical heritage reputation. A fine example of neo classical architecture, the building holds prime position in Queen Square. Province House was designed in 1839 by Isaac Smith. It was completed ...
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45 Great George St, Charlottetown, PE C1A 4K1, Canada
09:00 am - 04:00 pm
Rebuilt in 1916 after a devastating fire, St Dunstan’s Basilica now stands tall and proud , making Charlottetown’s skyline a little more breathtaking. St. Dunstan's Cathedral Basilica is a stone French Gothic church and one of the finest maritime churches in Canada.
Absolutely gorgeous from inside, the church’s altar and cei...
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6 Prince Street, Charlottetown, PE C1A 4P5, Canada
08:30 am - 06:00 pm
Notable for being Canada’s Birthplace Pavillion, The Founders hall is where the delegates to the Charlottetown Conference arrived at the Historic Charlottetown Waterfront on board the HMCS Queen Victoria in 1864. This heritage bilingual attraction tells the story of Canada from its inception in 1864 up until modern day. It makes for a great s...
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2 Kent St, Charlottetown, PE C1A 1M6, Canada
12:00 pm - 04:00 pm
Beaconsfield Historic House stands as a fine example of Victorian architecture with many features that have survived the test of time beautifully. The most interesting part of the house is that it has a fascinating story to tell. Built in 1877, the house was one of the most beautiful homes in that time. The initial owners James and Edith Peak...
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191 Hache Gallant Dr | Rocky Point, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island C0A 1H2, Canada
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
Port-la-Joye—Fort Amherst National Historic Site of Canada commemorates the first permanent European settlement on Prince Edward Island. Grassy ruins of the British fort are still visible, and interpretive displays give visitors an appreciation of the site's history. But what this site is truly famous for is the beautiful views of the Charlot...