EDGE OF AVALON INTERPRETIVE CENTRE – Portugal Cove South
The Edge of Avalon Interpretive Center will remain closed until further notice. Those booked for the Mistaken Point tours will be permitted access to the facility for check-in.
THE MYRICK WIRELESS INTERPRETIVE CENTRE – Cape Race
will remain closed until further notice.
MISTAKEN POINT ECOLOGICAL RESERVE UNESCO World Heritage Site
Home to fossils of the oldest, complex multicellular life forms found anywhere on Earth.
TO VIEW THE MISTAKEN POINT FOSSIL SITE, VISITORS MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY AN OFFICIAL NATURAL AREAS PROGRAM INTERPRETER.
Season Schedule and Regulations for Mistaken Point Ecological Reserve :
To view fossils in the Reserve visitors must take a guided tour. Please call 709-438-1011 to ensure availability and avoid disappointment *Space on interpretive tours is limited* – Interpretive tours are offered daily at 1pm (early May to mid October) and begin at the Edge of Avalon Interpretive Centre in Portugal Cove South (located on Route 10, the Irish Loop Drive – a 2 hour drive south of St. John’s).