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.

Today, the municipalities of St. John’s, Mount Pearl, Paradise, and Conception Bay South announced the next phase of a feasibility study that seeks to explore regional economic opportunities.
...extends heartfelt condolences to the family, friends and colleagues of former Lieutenant-Governor
PayByPhone is being expanded to Water Street from Adelaide Street to Cochrane Street, with signage now being posted throughout the area. Enforcement begins on January 17.

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Due to forecasted weather conditions, waste collection for Area 2A and 2B including recycling for 2B is postponed and will take place on Wednesday, Jan. 19, 2022. Garbage collection for Area 3A and...
The swimming pool at H.G.R. Mews Community Centre will re-open at 7:00am on Wednesday January 19. 
Pedestrians are advised that the sidewalk on Water Street betwee Prince Street and Buchanan Street will be slosed to facilitate the construction of the Jag Hotel expansion.  A pedestrian route has...

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Application A Discretionary Use application has been submitted by DB Billiards Inc. for 430 Topsail Road.  Description The Discretionary Use application is for a Lounge that is located on the 2nd...
Application A Discretionary Use application has been submitted by Suffonsified Holdings Ltd. for 607 Torbay Road.  Description The proposed application is for a Clinic at 607 Torbay Road. The Clinic...
Application A Public Meeting will take place online regarding a rezoning application for a portion of land at 670 Kenmount Road.  Description The City has received an application from 75579...

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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...
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...

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