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 Discretionary Use has been submitted by Cirque’letics School of Circus Arts for a Commercial School to teach acrobatic-based skills at 60 O’Leary Avenue.  Description The proposal will...
Application A Discretionary Use has been submitted to operate a Home Occupation in a portion of the dwelling at 3 St. Michael’s Avenue. The proposed business will offer a Floral Design Studio.  ...
The following appeal under the City of St. John’s Development Regulations will be heard virtually by the Appeal Board on Tuesday, August 18, 2020   Decision of the Planning, Engineering, &...

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Thursdays - Children's Summer Stories Series Author Readings with Newfoundland and Labrador Public Libraries and TD Summer Reading Join us weekly on Thursdays this summer as we invite a local...
Free artisan demonstrations from 11am - 3pm, Wednesday - Sunday. Meet the Quidi Vidi Village Plantation artisans and watch them work while visiting our gift shop in the beautiful historic Quidi...
Fridays - Scratch Club with Newfoundland and Labrador Public Libraries and TD Summer Reading Are you interested in learning more about coding and the Scratch program? Join Mark every Friday for a...

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