Commissariat Provincial Historic Site

St. John's

Imagine... it's 1829 and St. John's is alive with talk of Newfoundlanders having the right to manage their own affairs through their own government... Built in 1820, Commissariat House today offers a provocative, multi-media experience that recreates a volatile period in 19th-century St. John's. British naval rule is ending and a power struggle is at hand...

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Exhibits, gardens, historic house, washrooms, parking, near bus routes

Helpful Information

Adults $6, Seniors/students $4, Youth $3, Under 5 free. Seasons pass to all 11 Provincial Historic Sites $15

Contact Information

11 - 13 King's Bridge Road , St. John's
47.5725, -52.7024 (Download GPX)
May 21 - Oct 7
+1 (709) 729 6730
+1 (709) 729 0592
+1 (709) 729 7989


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