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 Springdale Street, between Water Street and George Street West, will be closed to facilitate the ongoing construction of the JAG Hotel.  A traffic detour will be in place...
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...
Motorists are advised that Bay Bulls Road (Old Bay Bulls Road to Lundrigan’s Road) will be reduced to one lane to facilitate construction works associated with the Goulds Servicing (Phase 2) –...

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Application A Discretionary Use application has been submitted by NARL Marketing Inc. (North Atlantic) at 446 Topsail Road.   Description The application is for a Drive Through for an existing Retail...
Application A Discretionary Use application has been submitted by Canadian Wilderness Holidays Limited (Quidi Vidi Brewery) at 35 Barrow’s Road.   Description The Discretionary Use is for an Outdoor...
Expression of Interest - St. John's Local Board of Appeal The City of St. John’s invites expressions of interest from persons wishing to become a member of the St. John’s Local Board of Appeal to...

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The Regular Meetings of Council take place each Monday at 3 p.m. in the fourth floor Council Chamber, City Hall, 10 New Gower St.  Members of the public are permitted to attend in person and...
Open Gym Drop-in (Open to all ages) at Kenmount Terrace Community Centre   Mondays 8 - 9 p.m. Tuesdays 6 - 7 p.m.   May 16 to June 21, 2022   $2 drop-in fee per...
Open Gym Drop-in (Open to all ages) at Kenmount Terrace Community Centre   Mondays 8 - 9 p.m. Tuesdays 6 - 7 p.m.   May 16 to June 21, 2022   $2 drop-in fee per...

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