St Barbe to L'Anse aux Meadows attractions

Top Choice Historic Site in St Barbe to L'Anse aux Meadows

L'Anse aux Meadows National Historic Site

Leif Eriksson and his Viking friends lived here circa AD 1000. Visitors can see the remains of their waterside settlement: eight wood-and-sod buildings, now just vague outlines left in the spongy ground, plus three …
Hill in St Barbe to L'Anse aux Meadows

Whale Point

Phew, that view. This windswept hill overlooks the cold ocean, drifting icebergs and breaching whales. It's located at the end of the road in the 'town' of Ship Cove, adjacent to a series of fantastically atmospheri…
Historic Site in St Barbe to L'Anse aux Meadows

Norstead

Can't get enough of the long-bearded Viking lifestyle? Stop by Norstead, just beyond the turnoff to the national historic site. This recreated Viking village features costumed interpreters smelting, weaving, baking …
Museum in St Barbe to L'Anse aux Meadows

The Granchain Exhibit

Located within Dark Tickle and Cafe Nymphe, you'll find this small exhibition on the history of Newfoundland's Petit Nord – the migratory French fishery that once operated on the eastern side of the Northern Peninsu…