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 Public Meeting will take place online regarding a rezoning application for land at 150 New Gower Street.  Description The City has received an application from Lat49 Architecture Inc.,...
The City of St. John's is seeking nominations to fill the following vacancy for the Seniors Advisory Committee: One representative from the community sector interested in seniors’ issues Interested...
Application A Discretionary Use application has been submitted by Hanlon Realty for 390 Duckworth Street.  Description The Discretionary Use is for a Place of Assembly (Theatre) and a Lounge. The...

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Ring in the holiday season with our 20th annual Festival of Music and Lights Celebration at Bowring Park Duck Pond. The City of St. John’s is extending this festival until...
Join us and our friends at CPA Canada for an informative session- Fraud Protection for Seniors. This session while aimed at seniors has valuable information for everyone. Register Here: https...
Ring in the holiday season with our 20th annual Festival of Music and Lights Celebration at Bowring Park Duck Pond. The City of St. John’s is extending this festival until...

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