EDGE OF AVALON INTERPRETIVE CENTRE – Portugal Cove South
Open from 10 am – 6 pm , seven days a week, from mid May to early September.
Reduced hours from September to October 26, open from 10 am – 5 pm.
THE MYRICK WIRELESS INTERPRETIVE CENTRE – Cape Race
Open from 11 am – 5:30 pm seven days a week from July 01 to Aug 31
Reduced hours from Aug 31 to Sept 16, Open from 12 pm – 5:30 pm Friday, Saturday, Sunday, and Monday (Closed on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday).
Closed Sept 16, for season at Cape Race.
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).