The Centre for All Canadians

Explore the Confederation Chamber, an accurate replica of the Province House site where Canada was born

To book a private tour, or more information, please contact chamber@confederationcentre.com

The Story of Confederation offers visitors the opportunity to experience Province House in Prince Edward Island National Historic Site and the Charlottetown Conference while Province House is closed for conservation work over the next three to five years.

The Upper Foyer of the Confederation Centre of the Arts has been transformed into a stunning replica of the historic Confederation Chamber where the Fathers of Confederation met during the Charlottetown Conference. While there, watch Parks Canada’s new film, “A Building of Destiny”, which transports viewers back in time to the first eight days in September, 1864, when the discussions that took place at Province House would change the face of North America. This film also showcases related themes, including the First Nations context at the time of Confederation and the role of women in Victorian society.

Accompanying, “A Building of Destiny”, is a short film about the role of Confederation Centre of the Arts as Canada’s national living memorial to the Fathers of Confederation.

The replica also boasts historic vignettes from the Confederation Players and a guided interpretation of the exhibit, which includes original artifacts from the Confederation Chamber during peak season.

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Hours of Operation


Art Gallery

OCTOBER 11-MAY 20
WEDNESDAY TO SATURDAY, 11 AM-5 PM   SUNDAY 1-5 PM   MONDAY AND TUESDAY, CLOSED

MAY 21-OCTOBER 7
DAILY, MONDAY-SUNDAY, 9 AM-5 PM WITH EXTENDED HOURS IN JULY AND AUGUST

Mavor’s Restaurant

Monday – Thursday 11am – 9pm  |  Friday– Saturday 11am – 10 pm  |   Sunday closed
Please call (902) 628-6107 for information or to make a reservation.

Showcase Gift Shop

Monday – Saturday: 10am – 5pm | Sunday: Closed.
Please call (902) 628-6149 for information.

 

Box Office

Monday – Saturday: 12-5pm | Sundays & Evening Performances: The Box Office opens 2.5 hours prior to each performance

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Hours of Operation (French)


Art Gallery

OCTOBER 11-MAY 20
WEDNESDAY TO SATURDAY, 11 AM-5 PM   SUNDAY 1-5 PM   MONDAY AND TUESDAY, CLOSED

MAY 21-OCTOBER 7
DAILY, MONDAY-SUNDAY, 9 AM-5 PM WITH EXTENDED HOURS IN JULY AND AUGUST

Mavor’s Restaurant

Monday – Tuesday 11am – 7pm  |  Wednesday – Saturday 11 am – 9 pm  |   Sunday closed
Please call (902) 628-6107 for information or to make a reservation.

Showcase Gift Shop

Monday – Saturday: 10am – 5pm | Sunday: Closed.
Please call (902) 628-6149 for information.

 

Box Office

Monday – Saturday: 12-5pm | Sundays & Evening Performances: The Box Office opens 2.5 hours prior to each performance

 

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