Avalon Region

Cable landing Anniversary: Connecting Canada to the World

Heart's Content

July 27, 2023

Over 150 years ago, the first successful transatlantic telegraph cable was landed at Heart's Content reducing the time to communicate across the Atlantic from weeks to minutes. The technology revolution had begun and changed the way we communicate. Celebrate this accomplishment in the place where it happened.

Locations & Dates

  • Heart's Content Cable Station, Route 80, Heart's Content
  • 47.8727, -53.3686
  • July 27, 2023




  • Seniors Rates