Truce Sound Peace Garden

Sunnyside, Trinity Bay

A short hike (1.5km each way) takes you to Frenchmen's Island. An historic meeting between English and Beothuk took place on or near the island in 1612. The Peace Garden was built to commemorate this occasion in 2012. The island was also used by French troops to hold English prisoners during the Winter War of 1696 - 1697.

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Memorial dedicated to Ancient Peoples. Commemorates friendly meeting between European and Beothuk. Coastal trail to site with bridges and boardwalk.

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Frenchman's Island, 1.5 km from end of Parsons Road , Sunnyside, Trinity Bay
47.8595, -53.924 (Download GPX)
Jan 1 - Dec 31
+1 (709) 472 4506
+1 (709) 472 4994
+1 (709) 472 4182


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