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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Motorists are advised there will be a number of short duration and sporadic lane closures to facilitate work of the Kenmount Road Trunk Storm Sewer Upgrading project. This involves some carry-over...
Motorists are advised that Bay Bulls Road & Main Road (from Walsh's Lane to Civic 65 Main Road) will be reduced to one lane in areas and at various periods throughout the remainder of the...

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Application A Discretionary Use application has been submitted by Jungle Jim’s at 357 Main Road. Description The proposed Use is for an Outdoor Eating and Lounge Area, which will be seasonal from May...
Application A Discretionary Use application has been submitted by Fairview Investments Limited at 33 Cedar Hill Place. Description The proposed application is for an Apartment Building with six (6)...
Application A Discretionary Use Application has been submitted by Bannerman Brewing Corporation at 90 Duckworth Street. Description The proposed Use is for an Outdoor Eating Area and Lounge and will...

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After a wonderful kickoff in May, we are thrilled to host our second Dog Days event of the season! We love welcoming our canine friends to the Garden, but it only happens once a month. Come on in...
Register now for this special planetarium show! What's Up in the Sky takes you inside our portable planetarium for a 30 minute dome film + a 20 minute presentation on what you can see in the...
We are excited to offer community build days for LEGO® lovers. We supply the LEGOs®, you bring the creativity! We will be hosting build days every Sunday afternoon, from 2:00-4:00pm, starting...

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