CA Pippy Park
The feature-filled, 1343-hectare CA Pippy Park coats downtown's northwestern edge. Recreational facilities include walking trails,...
Basilica of St John the Baptist
Built in 1855, the soaring twin spires of the basilica pierce the sky and are visible all the way from Signal Hill. Its design marks the...
Not many museums offer the chance to see a giant squid, hear avant-garde sound sculptures and peruse ancient weaponry all under one...
Resource Centre for the Arts
Sponsors indie theater, dance and film by Newfoundland artists, all of which plays downtown in the former longshoremen's union hall (aka...
Eat in this warm-toned cafe and you're helping abused women and others in need to train in food service and get back on their feet. Try...
5 Nagle's Pl · interesting places nearby
The Fluvarium, a glass-sided cross-section of a 'living' river, is located across the street from the CA Pippy Park's campground. Viewers can peer through large windows to observe the undisturbed goings-on beneath the surface of Nagle's Hill Brook. Numerous brown trout and the occasional eel can be seen. There's also a demonstration fish hatchery.
If there has been substantial rain or high winds, all visible life is lost in the murkiness.