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 that Bay Bulls Road (Griffin’s Lane to Valleyview Road) will be reduced to one lane to facilitate construction works associated with the Goulds Servicing (Phase 2) – Sanitary...
The Mundy Pond Trail near the construction area will be temporarily closed to carry out site work for the Mews Centre replacement. This closure is in effect from Monday, October 4 at 8:00 am until ...
Motorists are advised there will a detour in place from Main Road (between Bishop's Line and Dooling's Line intersections), detouring to Back Line.  This detour is necessary to facilitate work of the...

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URBAN AND RURAL PLANNING ACTCITY OF ST. JOHN’SNOTICE OF REGISTRATION119 CHURCHILL AVENUE     Take notice that St. John’s Development Regulations Amendment No. 724, 2021, adopted on August 23, 2021,...
Please be advised that the Appeal Board Hearing for 2 Barrow's Road scheduled for Wednesday, October 13, 2021, has been postposed.  A new notice will be posted once dates are confirmed. 
NOTICE OF TAX SALE  TAKE NOTICE that pursuant to the provisions of the City of St. John’s Municipal Taxation Act, and with particular reference to sections 35 and 36 thereof, the City of St. John’s...

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Music at Memorial's Fall 2021 Mainstage Concert Series Beautiful Embracing Brahms Duo Concertante October 21, 7:30pm D.F. Cook Recital Hall Music to soothe the weary soul from a composer...
Open to the public, no requirement to be a Co-op member. Free to attend, no admission fee. The SJFM operates Saturdays year round from 9-4 at the St. John's Community Market, 245 Freshwater...
The NSO Sinfonia series presents “Reed Between the Lines” featuring NSO principal bassoon, Grant Etchegary. The concert includes Ichmouratov’s The 9th Wave; Vivaldi’s...

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