Central Region

Beothuk Interpretation Centre Provincial Historic Site

Boyd's Cove

May 21 - Oct 7

Three hundred years ago, this site near Boyd's Cove on Notre Dame Bay was a Beothuk village. Tour the interpretation centre where exhibits and artifacts foster an appreciation for this unique culture. Then follow the 1.5 km groomed walking trail to the village site where today outlines of housepits is the only evidence of the people who once lived here. Along the trail, a sculpture designed by renowned Newfoundland artist Gerald Squires evokes the tragedy of the Beothuks' demise.

Locations & Dates

  • 66 South Side Road, Boyd's Cove
  • 49.4572, -54.6365
  • May 21 - Oct 7


Adults $6, senior/student $4, child & youth (16 & under) free. Seasons pass to all 11 Provincial Historic Sites $15

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  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Seniors Rates