Labrador Region

Red Bay National Historic Site - Parks Canada

Red Bay

Jun 1 - Oct 2

Nowhere else in the world will you find a more complete example of early industrial-scale whaling than at Red Bay, designated a World Heritage Site in 2013. Visit the interpretation centre and Saddle Island to relive the Basque whaling tradition through a remarkable collection of original artifacts, archaeological remains, videos, models and guided tours. Visit the restored 16th century Chalupa, the oldest known whaling boat in the world.

Locations & Dates

  • 11 Main Highway, Red Bay
  • 51.7328, -56.4285
  • Jun 1 - Oct 2


Entry pass required. See website for rates.

Electronic Payment Options
  • American Express
  • Interac/Debit
  • MasterCard
  • Visa


  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • French Language
  • Seniors Rates