Hawthorne Cottage National Historic Site


In fishing community on the rocky Newfoundland coast is a window to Canada’s maritime past and the life of one of the country’s greatest Arctic explorers. Retrace the daring exploits of Captain Bob Bartlett, commander of more than 20 Arctic voyages in the early and mid-20th century, inside Hawthorne Cottage, his family’s beloved homestead. See rare artifacts from his expeditions and period furnishings as you tour the cottage and explore its heritage gardens.

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Hawthorne Cottage offers guided tours, exhibits and live theatre deplicting Newfoundland outport life and the adventures of world famous exploer Captain Bob Bartlett.

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1 South Street , Brigus
47.5351, -53.2099 (Download GPX)
Jun 1 - Sep 4
+1 (888) 773 8888
+1 (709) 528 4004
+1 (709) 772 4365
+1 (709) 772 4734
+1 (709) 772 6388


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