Castle Hill National Historic Site, Placentia

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#19 of 136 in Parks in Newfoundland
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  • Very disappointing that there is a big gate at the entrance which does permit you to even see the site. We were here on a beautiful Oct day and thought it might be closed but most historic sites allow...  more »
  • Though officially closed for guidance, there were local park rangers who were very very helpful. We were allowed into the Visitor Center to see the small museum, and we enjoyed a very pleasant stroll ...  more »
  • Besides the ruins of the fort, from which your had a good panarama of the area, there was an indoor interpretive centre with a film.  more »
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  • A good vintage point for photo and view of Placentia and surounding area Staffs at the info center are very frendly
  • Neat to see, nice views. Interesting displays.
  • Lovely family trip place
  • Very interesting history with good view points.
  • Worth the trip up for the phenomenal views!
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