Capital of Prince Edward Island: Charlottetown
Claims to Fame:
Charlottetown is the Birthplace of Canada and the Home of
Anne of Green Gables – The Musical™, the longest running
musical in Canada.
Population: Close to 35,000.
The Hillsborough River surrounds the city and has been designated a Canadian Heritage River.
Legal Drinking Age: 19
Charlottetown, Brighton, Spring Park, Parkdale, Sherwood, East Royalty, West Royalty, and Winsloe.
Emergencies only: call 911
Non-emergency police services: 902.629.4172
Non-emergency hospital: 902.894.2111
The Downtown Walk-in Clinic: 902.367.4444, 220 Water St.
Charlottetown Walk-in Clinic: 902.892.2111, 20-24 St. Peter's Rd
Sherwood Medical Centre: 902.628.8900, 15 Brackley Point Rd
Charlottetown Public Transit: 902.367.3694
T3 Transit is our user-friendly public transit system providing inner-city transit in Charlottetown, with connecting service to Cornwall and Stratford on weekdays. There is also weekday service twice a day to and from Summerside and Charlottetown. Look for the green and yellow T3 signs for the most up to date schedules or pick one up at Murphy’s Pharmacies, Shoppers Drug Marts, City Hall in Charlottetown, Confederation Centre Library and Jane’s Place in the Charlottetown Mall.
Confederation Centre Public Library: 902.368.4642
Monday - 10am to 5pm
Tuesday - Thursday - 10am to 9pm
Friday & Saturday - 10am to 5pm
Sunday - 1pm to 5pm