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Lucy Maud Montgomery Birthplace

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Address: Intersection of Rte. 6 and Rte. 20, New London, Prince Edward Island, Canada
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A must stop for Lucy Maud Montgomery fans

We stopped here on the way to Green Gables in Cavendish. Though not nearly the tourist attraction that Green Gables is, this historic site is a must stop for fans of Lucy Maud... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 October 2016
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Columbia, South Carolina
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Columbia, South Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

We stopped here on the way to Green Gables in Cavendish. Though not nearly the tourist attraction that Green Gables is, this historic site is a must stop for fans of Lucy Maud Montgomery and her classic novel.

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Somersworth, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

If you love Lucy Maud Montgomery you must stop! Very special and well presented! I will be back!!! I felt very connected to my favorite books "Anne of Green Gables" and to Lucy's life!!!

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Zeeland, MI
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

I went into Lucy Maud Montgomery's birthplace, which is a small, quite humble home. I was greeted promptly and told that if I had any questions, just to ask. The home was filled with information about the author, Lucy Maud Montgomery. The bedroom in which she was born could be seen by climbing the steep staircase. There was a very... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Every Anne sight we saw taught us something new about the author. The home is nice and you can walk around at your leisure. There is lots to read if you have the patience for that which I don't. The author's wedding dress is there (replica) which is neat to see. She was a tiny woman!

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

We stopped here for a quick visit during our private tour of PEI. This place was small and cute. It was interesting to look at Lucy M's old artifacts and to learn about her history. The tour itself was quick and we were done within ten minutes. The guide was knowledgable and friendly. Going through the house once is enough,... More 

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Fernandina Beach, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

$4 adult admission was just fine... it's a relatively quick tour, but a nice piece to roll into your general LMM/Green Gables visit! It was interesting to learn more about LMM's life before moving on to Green Gables.

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Our trip to PEI included everything we could learn about LMM, so we didn't want to miss her birthplace. This is a small museum, but includes some nice photos and possessions. Of course, it was cool to see the room where she was born. This museum is about halfway between the GG Museum in Park Corner and the GG Heritage... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Loved visiting here. $4 adult admission and so much history to see. The staff are wonderful and very knowledgeable! I enjoyed this site much more than green gables in Cavendish.

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Ingersoll, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

This little house is where the author was born and lived with her parents as a toddler. The wedding dress on display is a replica, but the black shoes were hers. I liked all the photos, and the letters and journals displayed in the glass cases in the second room. But, unless you are really into L.M. Montgomery's life and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

We drove past the house at first but turned around because of the sign. I could not get my family to go inside. I walked around the house and snapped a few pictures. I wish I would had gone inside.

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