Red Bay National Historic Site of Canada

Red Bay

Step back in time to the 16th century and find out how whalers lived and worked at Red Bay. Explore the unique and beautiful landscape. Hear tales of hardship, exploitation, and profit. See the remains of the oldest known whaling boat in the world. Inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List in 2013.

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Visitor centre has parking, washrooms, gift shop, exhibits is wheelchair accessible.

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11 Main Highway , Red Bay
51.7328, -56.4285 (Download GPX)
Jun 1 - Sep 25
+1 (709) 920 2142
+1 (709) 920 2051
+1 (709) 458 2417
+1 (709) 920 2144


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