Opportunity abounds in the city of St. John's.
As one of the oldest cities in North America, St. John's is steeped in the cultures and stories of its people, both new and old. Its rich history and diverse population provide opportunities for artistic expression through folk festivals, plays, and music.
Like its people, no two neighbourhoods in St. John's are alike. The capital offers a unique location for every lifestyle, from a bustling downtown core to quiet suburban parks.
Residents can easily explore the most eastern point in Canada through the East Coast Trail system, offering hundreds of kilometres of trails through historic settlements, ecological reserves, and captivating landscapes around the city and beyond.
Above all other aspects, St. John's is known for its people. The city may be large, but its inviting population gives it a small-town feel. Residents are proud of their history and welcome newcomers with open arms.
Diverse Culture & Rich History
St. John’s artfully blends a 500-year history with the experiences of its diverse blend of people, creating a welcoming atmosphere for newcomers.
Opportunities for Innovation
Abundant resources, a strong tourism industry, and a growing technology sector have produced a thriving, diverse economy that continues to grow in a city full of opportunity.
Opportunities for Exploration
Watch the sunrise before anyone else in Canada, explore the historic city, and wander through trails teeming with life.