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Walk Along the Harborfront

A living, working exhibit -- right by the water -- tons of shops servicing the oil fields and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
EagleEyeBoston
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Boston, Massachusetts
Great Place to sit and rest

We visited this park on Labor Day. We had wandered Water st. and Duckworth St. doing a bit of... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2018
wademcmahonca
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Winnipeg, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A living, working exhibit -- right by the water -- tons of shops servicing the oil fields and bringing in or exporting cargo.

Thank EagleEyeBoston
Reviewed 8 September 2018

We visited this park on Labor Day. We had wandered Water st. and Duckworth St. doing a bit of shopping. It was a nice park, clean with benches overlooking St. John's Harbour. The plaques were informative, but the serene views were the best reason to...More

Thank wademcmahonca
Reviewed 21 August 2018

St. John's harbour is a real working harbour, and almost all of it is dedicated to commerce. So having space right on the water is pretty rare, and this park does get you to the water. In fact, when we were there, the Pilot Boat...More

Thank BenLar137
Reviewed 23 July 2018

A pleasant park in downtown with some cute dog sculptures and a great display on the history of the town and area. Pretty green space, nice in the middle of town.

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Reviewed 21 July 2018

This was a wonderful place on the water to put your feet up and eat lunch. I loved the statues of the Newfoundland dogs - we never saw ONE dog in our week-long visit. Beautiful location.

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Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

Not a surprise! There are two statues, one of a Newfoundland dog and the other of a Labrador dog. I never put the two together to realize that these breeds actually came from this area. There are storyboards there that explain this.

1  Thank Linda B
Reviewed 28 June 2018

A grand time i had here as i read and walked along the ways here. It gives you great historical concepts as you walk along and read about the times back when tings were not so easy and the people that help St.john's to built...More

Thank mfavour
Reviewed 20 June 2018

found this jem when i was out walking. this history here and how it is laid out makes reading easy and interesting

Thank bremamic
Reviewed 8 June 2018

This is a nice little waterfront park, with a fantastic view of the harbor and beyond. I love the two sculptures of the Newfoundland dogs -- nice touch! When I went, it was pretty dreary weather; otherwise, I would have stayed a while and savored...More

Thank NHjo
Reviewed 16 April 2018

Harbourside Park was only two streets down from where I was staying in St. John's. With such clear and sunny weather the day I took a walk down, I was able to get a really lovely view of St. John's Harbour, the Narrows and Cabot...More

Thank Dana D
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