Visit the restored, traditional wooden buildings of the Ryan Premises, meet with knowledgeable interpreters, learn hands-on techniques for catching and “making” cod, and immerse yourself in the "Cod, Seals and Survivors" multi-media exhibit. Explore on your own or download Parks Canada’s official guided tour app. Stroll along the harbour and through picture-perfect Bonavista, chatting with local residents about their historic town and its proud past as a centre of Newfoundland and Labrador’s salt fish and sealing industries.


  • Tour the Exhibit

    Travel back to the days of the international cod trade in the exceptional indoor interpretive exhibit, “Cod, Seals and Survivors.” 

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Interpretation Tours and programs
Lookout Lookout
Photo Opportunity Photography