St. John's Things to Do

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  • 1. Signal Hill

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Geological Interactive museum located on the road up to Signal hill. Learn about rock formations, world weather, oil drilling , mining etc. Lots of interactive displays, short movies etc. Not for the...

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  • 2. Quidi Vidi

    Check Out the Quidi Vidi Garden Party, which is an annual event. Visit Mallard Cottege and the Quidi Vidi Inne of Olde; walk on the scenic trails, explore Quidi Vidi Battery ( refurbished to circa...

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  • 3. Downtown

    Buskers are relatively new in Newfoundland and Labrador. I seen a little of the 2nd Annual Festival on August 5, 2007. I didn't realize why there was so much activity when I arrived downtown and it...

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  • 4. The Harbor

    Leaving from Pier 7 in St Johns Harbour, this boat tour takes you out of the inner harbour in St John's out to the open bay and circles around a few Icebergs that have settled in the area. Boat trip...

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  • 5. Whale Watching

    We set sail on a clear day at Bay Bulls through it's harbor and onward out to sea. Our hosts were a lively bunch who sang tunes of New Foundland and St. John's throughout our tour. We saw a few...

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  • 6. St. John the Baptist Church

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    This very impressive religious building is located along Military Road which is on top of the hill which St John's is located. It dominates the St John's skyline and cannot be missed when you are...

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  • 7. Cape Spear

    Cape Spear is the most easterly point of North America and is located outside of St John's along a beautiful coastal road. There is an impressive lighthouse at Cape Spear. You can either take the day...

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  • 8. The Rooms

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    From www.therooms.ca: "mmerse yourself in our culture at Newfoundland and Labrador’s newest public cultural space. It’s the place where it all comes together—our history, heritage and artistic...

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  • 9. Bowring Park

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    There are lots of parks in St. John's. The largest is Pippy Park but not far from the city center is Bowring Park. Bowring Park has lovely gardens and paths, and also has recreational facilities like...

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  • 10. Museum of Newfoundland & Labrador

    This is a three storey museum which is a natural history museum detailing the wildlife and native histories of the province and territory of Newfoundland and Labrador. There are some very interesting...

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  • 11. Visit The Roman Catholic Cemetary

    Visit The Roman Catholic Cemetary on Bonaventure Avenue.It is the final resting place of several Newfoundland Prime Ministers and other great people like...

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  • 12. Mile One Stadium

    Mile One Stadium located along New Grower Street provides with a state-of-the art facility with many amenities and services. The 6,000 seat building provides...

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  • 13. City Tourist Office & Small Brochures

    The City Tourist Office is conveniently located along Water Street, in between its intersections with Queen Street and Holdsworth Street. This place contains...

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  • 14. check out the japanese fishing fleet

    there is a japanese fishing fleet that visits St. John's.last I heard, there were more than fifty tuna boats licenced for the Grand Banks and Flemish Cap by...

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  • 15. Check out homes being crushed for new subdivisions

    Check out the old Kelsey Dairy farm before it is replaced by a Walmart.The Kelseys have been farmers for generations. They maintained a dairy farm on Kenmount...

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  • 16. Check out the local professional wrestling.

    Newfoundland has several wrestling troupes. Cutting Edge WQrestling and ewfoundland Championship Wrestling are the two most popular. Recently, members of both...

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  • 17. Railway Coastal Museum

    The Railway Coastal Museum gives an exceptional history of how the railway was build in Newfoundland and how the coastal boat system serviced the rural...

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  • 18. Memorial University

    The main university in Newfoundland and Labrador is Memorial University.There is a food court at the university, cheap rooms available and a bar called the...

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  • 19. House of Assembly

    St. John's is the capital of Newfoundland and Labrador and the provincial House of Assembly is located there. Newfoundland and Labrador has a colourful...

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  • 20. Go to Fred's for Newfy folk...

    Go to Fred's for Newfy folk music; the staff are very helpful. The Newfoundland museum tells the story of the province's original Beothuk and Dorset Inuit...

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  • 21. Visit Trinity, and partake in...

    Visit Trinity, and partake in the wonderful summer theater. This is one of the most unique theaters my owners have seen, in that it is all held outdoors, and...

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  • 22. Partying all Night Long!!

    If you have the perseverance you get to see some beautiful sunrises.Eugene Leger 2000 erlfoto copyright

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