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Canadian Potato Museum

1 Dewar Lane, O'Leary, Prince Edward Island C0B 1V0, Canada
+1 902-859-2039
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little nice museum, but a little expensive

It is a little museum focus in potatoes. A bit knowledgeable , but I think the ticket is a little... read more

Reviewed yesterday
rodjin
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Ningbo, China
Interesting!

A very comprehensive history of potato farming in PEI and also of the stories of famous local... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Anthony C
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
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 yesterday

It is a little museum focus in potatoes. A bit knowledgeable , but I think the ticket is a little expensive.

Thank rodjin
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A very comprehensive history of potato farming in PEI and also of the stories of famous local people. And the menu items at the cafe - all including potatoes - were delicious!

Thank Anthony C
Reviewed 3 days ago

We found this on 'roadside America' and it is well worth visiting. We learned lots of interesting things about potatoes we never knew (and we lived in Idaho for a few years). The food in the restaurant was great, so schedule it around lunch.

Thank Terry S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a must see. Quite interesting seeing the way of the PEI Potato. There was the equipment they used and use today. Everything was well displayed with explanation. A great place for kids and adults learn about this great vegetable. There is also a...More

Thank Cheryle7
Reviewed 1 week ago

Every time we are in PEI, we will definitely come back for the the delicious chili cheese french fries. They are so delicious and the best fries I have ever had, you can tell they are super fresh.

Thank Maureen M
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum is pretty upfront about its content, but also covers the various aspects of potatoes (farming, types, history, etc.) fairly well. I didn't know there was so much to know about potatoes... though admittedly, there was more to know than I wanted to. But...More

Thank Chris_vonR
Reviewed 1 week ago

We included the Canadian Potato Museum on our self-guided tour of PEI. We weren't disappointed. The museum beside it with items from the 1800's and early1900's was interesting. There was even a small doctor's office set up with what would have been in there back...More

Thank Barb P
Reviewed 1 week ago

It had great artifacts and history facts . great gift shop and dining area ! Wished we have seen the ''big factory where they make the potato chips''

Thank gracemariam
Reviewed 1 week ago

Exploring the North Cape Coastal Drive and included this in our trip. I was quite surprised with the museum, fairly big for a small town, lots of well laid out displays, history notes, lots of info about potatoes. Small restaurant was a nice touch, both...More

Thank Local-traveller63
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

PEI is noted for its rich red soil ..great for growing the not so humble potato. Not humble here...it positively thrives and so it should. Did you know McCain has its headquarters here ? If like me you are a lover of the potato and...More

Thank Alison K
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