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Signal Hill

Signal Hill Road, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1A 1B2, Canada
+1 709-772-5367
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A hill overlooking St. John's Harbor which has been given "National Historic Site" status.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good24%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cabot tower” (260 reviews)
“great view” (153 reviews)
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Signal Hill Road, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1A 1B2, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Pick a sunny calm day and enjoy the site and magnificent views. Otherwise bring a heavy jacket and hold on tightly to your children. It get very windy. Definitely worth the visit.

Thank iloveCanadaEh
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Signal Hill is a spot of major historical significance in St. John's as it is where the first Trans-Atlantic radio signal was received. It also offers some of the best views in the entire city.

Thank RedArmy4643
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the most beautiful and easily accessed hiking trails. I often hike it before work or during lunch break. Its right in the city so I dont have to go far to get some exercise and fresh air

Thank Victoria R
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here but it was very cold outside so we didn't have much time to look around. I think its something to drive buy, get out, take a pic but other than that there isn't much to do other than look at the building....More

Thank Sasha H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful history with amazing views even in the winter. Very windy, but worth it to see.i wish i could have walked the paths. I'll definitely go back in the summer to enjoy the full beauty of it.

Thank 416chick
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It can be windy and foggy depending on the day but you can’t come to St. John’s without visiting this historic monument. It’s beautiful up there!

1  Thank JRSNB
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The first place you need to go when you go to St John's to see the layout & view of the City. On the drive up to Signal Hill you can stop in & see the Terry Fox monument which is Mile 0, yes this...More

3  Thank Patti K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Working on Signal Hill has its own privileges. Spending time on the hill today to get some pictures for our new website and many of my pictures were okay. Every once and a while you get the perfect one. Signal Hill and Newfoundland in general...More

1  Thank GordonDRMartin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Signal Hill is a wonderful, accessible location in St. Johns from which the view, on a clear day, is marvelous. It is a beautiful building and is a nice place to get perspective from above on the whole city.

Thank Debra M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful views of both St. Johns and the harbour, as well as the coastline. Opt for the track and walk to/from Signal Hill for a rewarding trek and a workout! Great for the whole family. The history of the tower is interesting and there is...More

Thank Sammy S
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Chuck P
30 December 2017|
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Response from J T | Reviewed this property |
No it is no longer there. I was back in November and the sign was gone
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kimmc64
27 July 2017|
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Response from Donna H | Reviewed this property |
As far as I'm concerned, Signal Hill is a must for the view. The Rooms was good, but exhausting to see it all and if you're not into museums, don't go if you only have 4 days. We took an O'Brien's Bay Bulls boat tour and... More
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