St John's Tourist Attractions, Museums, and Parks information



Whether it's a visit to a park, an art gallery or the area's history, St John's offers its visitors and residents lots to do every day of the week. Not just the "typical" tourist attractions!

St John's Attractions Directory

Historical Sites

Here are some featured local historial sites, museums & attractions:

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Here some featured local listings, but are SO FAR from the full list. See feature stories, linked at the top of the page or use the Search form at right.

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view listing for Government HouseMuseums/HistoryGovernment House

Completed in 1831, Government House is one of the city's few architectural treasures to survive the Great Fire of 1892. It is the official residence of the province's Lieutenant Governor. Guided tours available.

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view listing for Petty Harbour Mini AquariumMuseums/HistoryPetty Harbour Mini Aquarium

Get your hands wet and explore local marine life! Open seasonally.

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view listing for Provincial Archives of Newfoundland and LabradorMuseums/HistoryProvincial Archives of Newfoundland and Labrador

Soaring into the skyline of historic St. John's, The Rooms combines twenty-first century technology with a striking visual reference to our past. Its unique design mirrors the "fishing rooms" where families came together to process their catch.

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view listing for Railway Coastal MuseumMuseums/HistoryRailway Coastal Museum

We are a non-profit museum that tells the history of the railway and coastal boat service in Newfoundland.

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view listing for Colonial BuildingMuseums/HistoryColonial Building

This fine white Irish limestone building, constructed in 1850, was the Legislature Building for the Newfoundland Government until 1960. It now houses the Provincial Archives

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St John's Festivals

Here are some featured local festivals, inlcuding family, music, cultural, and historial ones:

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view listing for MUN Botanical GardenFestivalMUN Botanical Garden

110 acre nature reserve and botanical garden with hiking trails featuring native Newfoundland habitats. A wide variety of special events, workshops, family programs, nature hikes, flower shows and much more.

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view listing for Railway Coastal MuseumFestivalRailway Coastal Museum

We are a non-profit museum that tells the history of the railway and coastal boat service in Newfoundland.

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Sports Attractions

Here are some featured local sports venues, activities and attractions:

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view listing for Clovelly Executive CourseSports AttractionClovelly Executive Course

Two immaculately groomed courses designed by one of Canada's finest golf course architects, top notch practice facilities, and a teaching Academy for all levels and ages.

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view listing for Harmon Golf & Country ClubSports AttractionHarmon Golf & Country Club

Bordering on the scenic Gulf of St. Lawrence, oroginally a nine-hole course for US Servicemen at the Stephenville Air Force Base in the 1960s, an expanded to 18 holes in 2000, with a unique and challenging golf experience.

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view listing for A-Gem Golf CourseSports AttractionA-Gem Golf Course

This course is an executive par 3 course at the doorstep to Gros Morne, with 5 par 4's &4 par 3's. It offers every golfer 9 holes of challenging play, nestled in a quiet serene setting.

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view listing for Grande Meadows Golf CourseSports AttractionGrande Meadows Golf Course

Designed by golf course architect Robert Heaslip, this course is located on the Burin Peninsula, is the most southerly course in the province. The course has ponds and marshland come into play on wo holes.

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view listing for Frontline Paintball (Indoor)Sports AttractionFrontline Paintball (Indoor)

Newfoundland's premier paintball, airsoft and laser tag service and playing equipment provider. With over 19 years of serving Newfoundland

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Beverage Attraction

Here are some featured local brew pubs, craft breweries, craft distilleries, wineries or vineyard. They use the freshest, local (even organic, in some cases) ingredients for an appreciable local flavour.

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Here some featured local listings, but are SO FAR from the full list. See feature stories, linked at the top of the page or use the Search form at right.

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view listing for Mill Street Brew Pub (St John's)Beverage TourismMill Street Brew Pub (St John's)

With an earth-friendly philosophy in mind, Original Organic Lager was the first beer we ever made, and the first ever organic beer brewed in Ontario.

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view listing for Yellowbelly Brewery & Public HouseBeverage TourismYellowbelly Brewery & Public House

Five floors of character-filled brewery, pub, dining and meeting space. Offering unmatched historical atmosphere fused with forward-thinking cuisine.

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view listing for Sap World Co. LtdBeverage TourismSap World Co. Ltd

We will bring you only the finest Newfoundland made wine from our own White Birch Trees.

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view listing for Rodrigues Markland Cottage WineryBeverage TourismRodrigues Markland Cottage Winery

We are a winery, growing our grapes and making our wine. Have a tour, sample our wines, and buy some in our shop.

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view listing for Dark Cove Cottage Winery Beverage TourismDark Cove Cottage Winery

We are a winery, growing our grapes and making our wine. Have a tour, sample our wines, and buy some in our shop.

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