Prince Edward Island Canada – 5 Days


We’re willing to bet that one of the first things that comes to mind when you think of PEI is Lucy Maud Montgomery’s beloved character, Anne of Green Gables. She has captured the hearts of readers worldwide, and her red braids and straw hat are an iconic PEI symbol. On this vacation you can immerse yourself in the magical world of Anne!

Immerse yourself in Green Gables

The Shining Waters Country Inn dates back to the 1850’sThe Inn you’ll be staying in dates back to the 1850’s.  It was the home of  Pierce and Rachael MacNeill and is closely tied to the life of author Lucy Maud Montgomery.  Many “Anne” fans and L.M. Montgomery scholars from all over the world visit the Inn each year. In addition, Pierce and Rachael MacNeill were the adoptive parents of the young girl who was the inspiration for Anne of Green Gables.

Visit Avonlea

anne_of_green_gables_storeAvonlea was the fictitious name that Author, L.M. Montgomery gave to Cavendish. In addition to the original schoolhouse she taught in, the Minister’s residence and the 1872 Historic Long River Church, Avonlea Village offers replications of houses and shops from the time of Anne of Green Gables.

Visit New London

An iconic view in PEI is the quintessential red and white lighthouseLucy Maud Montgomery, author of Anne of Green Gables, was born in 1874 in this modest white and green house in New London, decorated with authentic Victorian period pieces and overlooking New London Harbour. Special exhibits include the replica of the writer’s wedding dress and personal scrapbooks containing copies of her many stories and poems. Browse through our books and gift selections.

Green Gables Museum

Anne of Green Gables MuseumVisit the Anne of Green Gables Museum located in Park Corner which was built in 1872 by the Author’s Aunt Annie and Uncle John Campbell. Some of the artifacts you’ll see in the Museum are Anne’s Enchanted Bookcase, the organ on which her wedding march was played, Crazy Patchwork Quilt, the Blue Chest from The Story Girl and many artifacts that the Author wrote about and personal memorabilia of the Authors. Take a picture of yourself by the Lake of Shining Waters.

Prince Edward Island, Canada

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