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Short stop for us

We actually stopped here by accident thinking it was the home of Ann of Green Gables. We did learn... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Karen F
Excellent Selection of Lucy Montgomery Materials

While the Cavendish Post Office is a recreation, it is filled with excellent for sale materials... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2018
Dave C
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

We actually stopped here by accident thinking it was the home of Ann of Green Gables. We did learn that this post office had a devastating fire and most of the post office was closed. The lady behind the counter was very nice and friendly...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Karen F
Reviewed 12 September 2018

While the Cavendish Post Office is a recreation, it is filled with excellent for sale materials about Maud and the connected families. Within a short walking distance you can see the remaining foundation of the house where Lucy lived for many years. You can see...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Dave C
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

We had read a review about the Cavendish Post Office and decided to stop after picking up post cards else where. We should have waited, the post cards at the post office were very nice and postage is included. The post mistress was very helpful...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Nancy S
Reviewed 19 August 2018

Definitely a must-see for anyone who wants to learn or explore more about the Montgomery family and history. The exhibit is very well-curated and laid out in a manner that is cohesive but the individual rooms each show something unique. The "Green Gables" stamp on...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 6 August 2018

My daughter and I had been to Avonlea village prior and had picked up post cards to send back home, most adorable postal stamp here. Part of this location is a modern post office, the other part is a cute small museum (free!) about LM...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Sweetchic
Reviewed 24 July 2018

This post office was nice place to visit and also visit the museum, where we could learn a little about old post offices and see the first copy of Anne's story, etc. When you send your postcards from that office, you also get a special...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank zbanana79
Reviewed 21 July 2018

Staff super friendly. A small exhibit on site of LM Montgomery pictures and information. If you mail a postcard from there, they will postmark it Avonlea.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Umichgirl23
Reviewed 18 July 2018

It's post office with a self-guided museum. Very interesting to learn about Lucy Maud Montgomery's persistence and the history of the postal service on PEI

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Frenchophile
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Very friendly staff and interesting historical displays. Great place to have your postcards postmarked.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Wesley J
Reviewed 29 June 2018

Not only was it an interesting exhibit, but I found it to be very personally inspiring. Knowing that Maud was persistent in her submissions because she was able to hide her rejections, gave me a sense of hope and determination to continue with my own...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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