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.

The Humane Services Animal Care and Adoption Centre at 81 Higgins Line will be closed for cleaning, disinfection and staff training from May 16 to 18, 2022.

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Motorists are advised that Bay Bulls Road (Old Bay Bulls Road to Lundrigan’s Road) will be reduced to one lane to facilitate construction works associated with the Goulds Servicing (Phase 2) –...

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Application A Discretionary Use application has been submitted by Aberdeen White Rose Holding Limited c/o Thompson Centres at 50 White Rose Drive.  Description The application is for a Drive Through...
Application A Discretionary Use application has been submitted by Charter Development Ltd. at 46 Churchill Avenue.  Description The proposed application is for 34 Townhouse Lots. Each proposed lot...
Take notice that St. John’s Development Regulations Amendment Number 10, 2022, adopted on April 4, 2022, has been registered by the Minister of Municipal and Provincial Affairs.  In general terms,...

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Open Gym Drop-in (Open to all ages) at Kenmount Terrace Community Centre   Mondays 8 - 9 p.m. Tuesdays 6 - 7 p.m.   May 16 to June 21, 2022   $2 drop-in fee per...
Office of Professional and Educational Development, Faculty of Medicine, Memorial University is pleased to host an excellent virtual public engagement opportunity regarding oral health care....

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