Beothuk Interpretation Centre - Historic Places Days

Beothuk Interpretation Centre

Boyd's Cove, Newfoundland and Labrador
Type
National Trust Passport Place
Address
Boyd's Cove, NL, Canada
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Hours
May 18 to October 11, 2024
Phone
(709) 656-3114

Around 300 years ago, this site in Boyd’s Cove in Notre Dame Bay was a Beothuk village. Tour the interpretation centre where exhibits and artifacts foster an appreciation for this unique, and now vanished culture. From the interpretation centre, follow a 1.5 km groomed walking trail to the village site – today an outline of housepits is the only evidence of the Beothuk people who once lived here. Along the trail, a sculpture designed by renowned Newfoundland artist Gerald Squires evokes the tragedy of the Beothuks’ demise.

Open from the Victoria Day long weekend until just before Thanksgiving.

Amenities

  • Family-Friendly
  • Guided Tour
  • Parking
  • Washrooms
  • Wheelchair Access

Events At This Place

Beothuk Interpretation Centre Open House

Beothuk Interpretation Centre

10 July, 2024 | 0930 - 1700

Location

Boyd's Cove, NL, Canada
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