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Their we saw a movie about the area. Bought our park pass. A lot of information and history. Great... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Hainesport, New Jersey
Lovely - A Must See!

This is a great little spot to stop and learn more about Gros Morne and The Tablelands. Definitely... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
St. John's, Canada
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Gros Morne national Park, Woody Point, Gros Morne National Park, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
+1 709-458-2417
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Their we saw a movie about the area. Bought our park pass. A lot of information and history. Great for the whole family. Lots of hiking.

Thank ethelmay1986
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great little spot to stop and learn more about Gros Morne and The Tablelands. Definitely make time to stop here. If it's a rainy day, you could definitely spend an hour or two. There is a very sweet little children's play area...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Discovery Center is a must stop location to learn about local history, wildlife and trails. I really enjoyed my time there. The staff were all very informative and friendly.

Thank Kath H
Reviewed 13 June 2018

This interpretation centre and discovery centre provides good insight into the evolution of the inhabitants of this coastline over the last 5 millennium. Information is well presented and the staff are very helpful and accommodating.

Thank Dennis120648
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

Loved the discovery center and the look out trail. Head up the hill to sit in the red chairs at the highest point in Gros Morne National Park.

Thank LyndaTen
Reviewed 5 June 2018

Housed in a building that would be OK for Bill Gates, the Discovery Centre is typically Canadian federal government: spare no expense. There’s a snack bar, a gift shop, a balcony with the best view of the Tablelands, and guides who are knowledgeable enough to...More

Thank Derek v
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

The Tablelands is a must see and the Discovery Centre is the place to start. Make sure you have time to hike the Tablelands and bring water.

Thank DetDuke
Reviewed 12 November 2017

The Discovery Centre is an excellent place that provides an overview of Gros Morne National Park. The large 3D map of the area is particularly spectacular. Definitely worth a visit to learn more about this unique area. The view of Bonne Bay is also fantastic!...More

Thank Paula S
Reviewed 18 October 2017

If you decide to explore Gros Morne; PLEASE take the time to stop by the Discovery Center before you set out. This particular Park is massive and is best approached with an agenda in mind. The Staff at the Center proved very helpful in our...More

1  Thank Don S
Reviewed 16 October 2017

There are a couple centers and you should start here for maps. Be sure to catch the geogist talks and see the movie. There is a place for children's play, coffee, gift shop.

Thank karenkkl
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23 January 2018|
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Response from SylRickTraveler | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can pick up a Passport at any park facility. There are some guidelines for geocaching in National Parks available on the National Parks website. In National Parks no caches will be buried or off trail and it is not... More