Step back to the 1840's in the Historic Lighthouse to experience the daily life of a 19th century light-keeping family. Hike the headlands, exploring the remains of a Second World War coastal defense battery while watching for hundreds of migrating whales whose arrival is celebrated with an annual Cape Spear Lighthouse Whale Festival. Then, savour the unique experience of dining by candlelight in the 1836 lighthouse amid vistas of passing icebergs.


  • A Sip in Time - Afternoon Tea in the Lighthouse

    Take a step back in time and join us for a Victorian low tea! Taste some 19th Century teas and pastries and learn how to be a proper tea guest in the Historic Lighthouse!

  • ​​Cape Spear Lighthouse Historic Dinners

    Dine by candlelight on gourmet cuisine prepared by some of Newfoundland and Labrador’s finest chefs while you enjoy stunning views overlooking the Atlantic Ocean from the 1836 Cape Spear Lighthouse.

  • Campfire at the Cape

    Grab a sweater and join us for an evening of traditional music and snacks around the campfire.

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