Cape Spear Lighthouse National Historic Site of Canada

Cape Spear

Home to Newfoundland’s oldest surviving lighthouse & located at North America’s most easterly point. The Cape Spear Lighthouse shows how a lightkeeper & his family lived in the mid-19th century. Visitors to the Site enjoy the historic lighthouse, walking tours, views of the scenic Newfoundland coastline, and special programs such as dinners in the historic lighthouse and the whale festival.

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Oldest surviving lighthouse in Newfoundland and Labrador, EXPLORA GPS tour, art gallery, gift shop, visitor centre, washrooms, walking/hiking trails and wildlife, and lookout and viewing points, handicap access (with the exception of the lighthouse

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Adult $3.90, senior $3.40, youth $1.90, family $9.80. Discounted passes available.

Contact Information

Route 11 , Cape Spear
47.5224, -52.6234 (Download GPX)
May 21 - Oct 15
+1 (709) 772 6709
+1 (709) 772 2866
+1 (709) 772 6388


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