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Address: Signal Hill Road, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1A 1B2, Canada
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A hill overlooking St. John's Harbor which has been given "National...

A hill overlooking St. John's Harbor which has been given "National Historic Site" status.

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Great Place to view the Atlantic Ocean, vantage point as well over looking the Habour!! Free to visit and plenty of parking!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great Place to view the Atlantic Ocean, vantage point as well over looking the Habour!! Free to visit and plenty of parking!

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Regina, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Incredible views of St. John's and area. You absolutely must bring your camera! Spent a few hours visiting here, and it was pretty remarkable to learn so much history in such a short period of time. If the day is nice, do wear comfortable walking shoes, and plan to do some of the trail in and around the area. Great... More 

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St. John's, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to Signal Hill in early August. The wind was so strong it felt like it would hold you up if you leaned against it. The parking lot was full and visitor's were walking around the grounds and climbing up the tower. The view overlooking the harbour takes your breath away.

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St. John's, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The construction of Cabot Tower which was started in 1898 sits on the top of Signal Hill . It is now a Federal Heritage building .The first transatlantic wireless telegraph was sent from there in 1902. It's a very popular site for both locals & tourist. You have an amazing view overlooking the City of St.Johns with its harbour on... More 

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St. John's, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

View is spectacular. History of this site is worthy of a visit by those near and far. When it St. John's is a must see attraction.

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Perth, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A walk up to Signal Hill is part of visiting St. John's. The history of the hill, the view are all important.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The walks up are not as strenuous as they look from St Johns harbour! Vegetation is interesting and views excellent if you're lucky enough to get a clear day. Can also recommend the cafe/chocolate shop part way up. Good road access but the pathways are more interesting and its great going down!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's a great place for tourists lots of hiking trails, and a souvenir shop inside signal hill. You can even walk to signal hill.

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St. John's, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely view looking out over the city!!! The tower itself is a beautiful old structure that looks similar to a castle..

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Labrador City, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

great place to visit... beautiful view of the harbour and ships around... lots of parking. went during the night for first time,,,and it was so nice to walk the trails to get to the fort...

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