The 2019 Bartlett Lecture

The 13th Bartlett Lecture with Dr. Latonia Hartery will be held on Thursday, October 24th at 7:30 pm at Hampton Hall in the Marine Insitute, St. John's. This lecture is a free, public event, with seating is limited, doors open at 7:00 pm.

2018 Heritage and History Book Award

"Towards an Encyclopedia of Local Knowledge" by Pam Hall has been selected for the 2018 Heritage and History Book Award. This ambitious publication chronicles the province’s unique heritage through the knowledge of tradition-bearers and local-residents, and presents it in a highly visual and artistic format. 

2018 Dr. Paul O'Neill Scholarship

4th year Political Science student Jacob Elyk has been named the 2018 recipient of the Dr. Paul O'Neill Scholarship. Awarded biannually, the $1000 scholarship recognizes an exempliary Bachelor of Arts student at Memorial University who persues education in some aspect of Newfoundland studies. 

23rd Manning Awards for Excellence

Seven Manning Awards for Excellence were presented for outstanding projects that present and engage the public in the province's heritage. The award ceremony was held March 7th, 2018 at the Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland, and was followed by a reception at Government House.

2018 Design and Story Contest

Entries are now open for our annual Design and Story Contest. Open to NL Students in Grades 4 to Level III, this year's theme is “Lessons from Our Past, Shaping Our Future". There will be two winners per region, with one overall provincial winner having their design featured on the official 2018 Heritage Fair t-shirt.

Annual Downtown St. John's Tax Free Day

Save the tax on Saturday, November 4th, 2017 at our two convenient downtown St. John's Heritage Shop locations: 309 Water Street and 158 Duckworth Street. Shop local and support our cultural heritage outreach projects! Can't make it down? Save 15% when you shop online, Promo Code: 2017TAXFREE.