Canada Travel Guide
Canada Travel Guide
Canada Travel Guide - Newfoundland and Labrador

L'Anse aux Meadows National Historic Site of Canada

The reconstructions of three Norse buildings are the focal point of this archaeological site, the earliest known European settlement in the New World.

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(Tourist Attractions)
The archaeological remains at the site were declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1978. Exhibits highlight the Viking lifestyle, artifacts, and the archaeological discovery of the site. Visitors can also explore the hiking trails to nearby bays and lakes.
 

 
How to Contact
L'Anse aux Meadows National Historic Site of Canada

St-Lunaire-Griquet, A0K 2X0
Ph: 709-623-2608
Fax: 709-623-2028
Web: website
Email: send email
 

 
Opening Hours
June 1 - October 2
9 am - 6 pm

If you intend to visit before or after the above dates, we encourage you to contact us a few days before your arrival to confirm that the site is open.