The rocks of Gros Morne National Park explain how continents got their shape, why volcanoes erupt and why earthquakes shake our planet. Geology and natural history are not the only gems to be found in Gros Morne. Explore the rich culture of the people and the area’s indigenous traditions. Incredible geology paired with captivating human history make Gros Morne a place to discover. 

Places to Discover and Ways to Explore

Lobster Cove Lighthouse

Lobster Cove Head Lighthouse Exhibit
While the grounds surrounding the Lighthouse remain open, the Lighthouse Exhibit will remain closed for 2020. Uncover the story of Lobster Cove Head – the people, the history and the Lighthouse that served as a beacon to those returning from sea.

 

 

Broom Point

Broom Point Fishing Exhibit
While the grounds surrounding the Fishing Exhibit remain open, the buildings will remain closed for 2020. Explore this restored fishing premises and the vibrant life of a typical Newfoundland inshore fishing family from the 1960’s.

 

Discovery Centre

Discovery Centre
Open as of July 24, 9-5 pm. Explore our newly renovated exhibit of Gros Morne’s unique geology and landscape. Engage with our knowledgeable staff who help bring the park to life. The Discovery Centre is a great place to start your exploration of the south side of the park.

 

 

Special School Programs

Gros Morne National Park offers your students exciting opportunities to connect to the world around them. Whether it’s through exploring some of the most fascinating geological sites on our planet, hands-on experiences of how people lived and survived along our coasts, or listening to the stories and drumming of our Aboriginal interpreter, our programs are designed to deliver meaningful and transformative learning experiences.

Inquire at park facilities about upcoming programs and special events. 709-458-2417

Click here to download all activities available for school groups to enjoy (PDF 385 Ko).  

Special Commercial Group Tour Requests

Searching for new destinations and experiences? Let us guide you in discovering what Parks Canada in Western Newfoundland and Labrador has to offer. Explore Gros Morne National Park UNESCO World Heritage Site, Port au Choix National Historic Site, L’Anse aux Meadows National Historic Site UNESCO World Heritage Site, Red Bay National Historic Site UNESCO World Heritage Site and Torngat Mountains National Park as we assist you in creating memorable outings for your clients.

Click here for our full list of commercial group tour experiences

If you are bringing a group to Gros Morne National Park and would like the services of an interpreter for a guided event, a talk, or a step-on guide, please contact us at least two weeks in advance at or call 709-458-2417.