Visit Us - Visitor Information

Morning, noon or night, it’s always the right time to come explore Manuels River and enjoy some one of a kind activities.

An international tourist destination, Manuels River is the perfect spot for those interested in the great outdoors, geology and Newfoundland history. Close to the city, it’s an accessible getaway with fun activities for all ages and a full-service café.

How to Get here

Perfectly located, we’re less than 20 minutes from downtown St. John’s and only a 20 min drive to St. John’s International Airport.

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Manuels River offers free wifi, public washrooms, a full-service cafe, gift shop, hiking trails, interactive exhibits and so much more.


We’re open 7 days a week, from 9:30 am to 5:00 pm with extended hours for certain special events.


Cafe hours:

Monday to Sunday: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Summer Hours: 

Monday to Thursday: 8:30am to 8:00pm

Friday to Sunday: 8:30am to 5pm



With 3 free parking lots, safely leave your car for the day as you take in the natural beauty of Manuels River.


Admission to our exhibits are $7 for Adults, $5 for students, seniors and youth, $22 for a family pass (Two Adults and up to three children) Children under 4 get in FREE


We strive to be an inclusive space. A portion of our trails are wheelchair and stroller accessible. We also offer French interpretation services by request — just be sure to call ahead. The Manuels River Hibernia Interpretation Centre also has an elevator.