Cape Spear Lighthouse

Currently Open [Closes at 06:00 pm]
  • Address: Blackhead Road, Route 11 (Cape Spear Drive), NL, Canada, St. Johns
  • Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +1-7097725367
  • Ticket Price: 4 USD
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Entertainment, Family And Kids

Situated around 15 kilometres from the city centre of St. John’s, the Cape Spear Lighthouse is the oldest surviving lighthouse of Newfoundland province. It was designated a national historic site of Canada for its age and architecture. Constructed in 1836, it was restored to its former elegant neoclassical cube with dome structure by Parks Canada in 1950s.  Step inside the structure to see the restored lighthouse and discover the life of a 19th-century lighthouse keeper.

  • Picnic facilities are available on site in season.
  • Some areas of the property are wheelchair accessible.

  • Adult (17-64): USD 3.90, Senior (65+): USD 3.40, Youth (6-16): USD 1.90
  • Family (upto 7 people, max. 2 adults): USD 9.80

  • Cape Spear National Lighthouse Historic Site grounds are open year-round.
  • Lighthouse timings: May 21st to June 10th: 10 a.m to 6 p.m. Closed on Monday and Tuesday.
  • June 11th to September 3rd: 10 a.m to 6 p.m.
  • September 4th to October 15th: 10 a.m to 6 p.m.
  • Closed for season from mid October to Mid May.

  • Hiring a taxi or renting a car is recommended.

  • Carrying picnic baskets with you is recommended.

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  • Cape Spear Lighthouse Address: Blackhead Road, Route 11 (Cape Spear Drive), NL, Canada, St. Johns
  • Cape Spear Lighthouse Contact Number: +1-7097725367
  • Cape Spear Lighthouse Timing: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Cape Spear Lighthouse Price: 4 USD
  • Best time to visit Cape Spear Lighthouse(preferred time): 10:00 am - 04:30 pm
  • Time required to visit Cape Spear Lighthouse: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 95% of people who visit St. Johns include Cape Spear Lighthouse in their plan

  • 93.14% of people start their Cape Spear Lighthouse visit around 10 AM - 11 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Cape Spear Lighthouse

Wednesday, Thursday and Friday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Cape Spear Lighthouse

People normally club together East Coast Trail and Johnson Geo Centre while planning their visit to Cape Spear Lighthouse.

People also prefer to start their day with Cape Spear Lighthouse.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures