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.
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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.

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Application A Discretionary Use application has been submitted to operate a Psychologist Clinic as a Home Occupation at 8 Rodney Street.  Description The Clinic will have a floor area of 8.6m2 and...
The City of St. John's recently filled two positions on the Arts and Culture Advisory Committee and is seeking additional nominations to fill:  one vacancy representing a Dance organization; one...
URBAN AND RURAL PLANNING ACT CITY OF ST. JOHN’S NOTICE OF REGISTRATION ADULT MASSAGE PARLOUR   Take notice that the City of St. John’s amendment adopted on March 30th, 2020, has been registered by...

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The Regular Meeting of Council takes place each Monday at 3 p.m.  Council meetings are live streamed through the Council and Committee Agendas calendar.
Please note that we are unable to offer in-person classes this fall. All classes will be held online. You need access to a computer and the internet to participate in the course this fall.  ...
The following appeal under the City of St. John’s Development Regulations will be heard virtually by the Appeal Board on Tuesday, September 29, 2020 at 12 p.m. Decision of the Planning,...

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