Pilley's Island Heritage Museum

Pilley's Island

Pilley's Island is a small town with a big history. The mining of pyrite began at Pilley's Island in 1887. By 1899 Pilley's Island could boast of having a courthouse for the area, six merchant establishments and a hotel serving not only the town's population of 700 people, but much of the Western Notre Dame Bay.

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Heritage Centre/Museum, Walking Tours, Viewing Deck Where You Can See the Old Mine Site, Gazebo Where You Can Rest and Have a Lunch.

Helpful Information

Adults $2, Youth $1, Children Under 12 Free

Contact Information

21 Harbour View Road , Pilley's Island
49.5058, -55.725 (Download GPX)
Mid Jun - Mid Sep
+1 (709) 652 3790
+1 (709) 896 2070


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