Visiting our City

Our Welcome Centre is here to help you plan your vacation...
Water Street
There are so many things to see and do in historic St. John's, the oldest city in North America.
City Street
Getting around St. John's is easy whether you choose to walk, hire a taxi, drive, take a bus or cycle.
Music at concert
Throughout the year, the City organizes and supports a number of special events and festivals.
Great Fire Muralist Announcement
From dance to film and everything in between, there is non-stop activity that provides an awe-inspiring array of ways to engage with the arts.

Visiting our City

People looking through the telescope on Signal Hill

Come discover one of the oldest cities in North America. A city unlike any other. Cradled in a harbour carved from 500 million year old rock. Surrounded by hills running down to the ocean. Charming side streets of a thousand colours. Friendly faces to greet you at every turn. Take a truly unforgettable journey to St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. All the information you need to plan your visit is right here.

Today, the City of St. John’s signed an agreement with the Community Housing Transformation Centre that triples the funds available for affordable housing grants.

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  Motorists and pedestrians are advised that Bay Bulls Road will be restricted to local traffic only from Old Bay Bulls Road West (near Civic #100) to Long Beach Street in both directions beginning...
Hebron Way will be closed from the Roundabout at Sea Rose Avenue to the end of the street to facilitate the construction of the Hebron Way Extension. Traffic to businesses located south of the Hebron...

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The following appeal under the City of St. John’s Development Regulations will be heard virtually by the Appeal Board on Wednesday, September 23, 2020 at 12 p.m. Decision of the Planning, Engineering...
Application A Discretionary Use application has been submitted to operate a Home Occupation in a portion of the Dwelling at 133 Old Bay Bulls Road. The proposed business will offer a Dog Training...
Application A Change of Non-Conforming Use Application has been submitted at 520 Main Road to change the Use from a convenience store to a Pet Grooming Salon.  Description The proposed business will...

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The SJFM operates Saturdays year round from 9-4 at the St. John's Community Market, 245 Freshwater Road. It’s alive with Local! With over 100 vendors and growing, the St. John’s...
Positive Thinkers Club w/Rev. Sonia Byrne Where: Online Description: You are invited to a Zoom meeting. Register in advance for this meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us...
The SJFM operates Saturdays year round from 9-4, and Sundays seasonally 11-4, at the St. John's Community Market, 245 Freshwater Road. It’s alive with Local! With over 100 vendors and...

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