Western Region

L'Anse aux Meadows National Historic Site - Parks Canada

L'Anse aux Meadows

Jun 1 - Oct 2

At the tip of Newfoundland’s Great Northern Peninsula, an expedition from Greenland built a small encampment of timber-and-sod buildings over 1,000 years ago. Against a stunning backdrop of rugged cliffs, bog and coastline, discover the fascinating archaeological remains of this Viking encampment, declared a UNESCO World Heritage site in 1978. Meet costumed interpreters as you tour the recreated base camp, and discover original artifacts from this internationally renowned archaeological find.

Locations & Dates

  • 1 VRC Road, L'Anse aux Meadows
  • 51.5965, -55.5334
  • Jun 1 - Oct 2


National Historic Site pass required. See website.

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  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Electric Car Charging Station
  • French Language
  • Internet/WIFI
  • Seniors Rates