Quidi Vidi Battery Provincial Historic Site

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A British coastal battery that was first built by the French in 1762, The Quidi Vidi Battery Historic Site is a must-visit for those interested to learn more about the history of the region. Among other artifacts, one can find barracks, cannons and even a gun deck. The staff members are also dressed up in period uniforms dating back to the early 19th century, adding greatly to the charm of this place. The battery was erected to protect St. John and offers an unobstructed view of both land and sea. If you are in the city even for a short duration of time, certainly head to the The Quidi Vidi Battery Historic.

Location:  Cuckold's Cove Road, Quidi Vidi Village