We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Johnson GEO CENTRE

Open Now: 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Open today: 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Share
ADMISSION TICKETS (1)
Johnson Geo Centre Admission Ticket
from US$9.27*
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information
ADMISSION TICKETS (1)
Johnson Geo Centre Admission Ticket
from US$9.27*
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information
179
All photos (179)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“titanic exhibit”(108 reviews)
“rock wall”(16 reviews)
“solar system”(16 reviews)
About
Cut from the ancient rock of Signal Hill in St. John's, Newfoundland & Labrador, the Johnson GEO CENTRE takes you deep underground to experience the story of planet Earth. Discover our planet's incredible history, get the real story behind the...more
Open Now
Hours Today: 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
See all hours
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Contact
175 Signal Hill Rd, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1A 1B2, Canada
Downtown
Website
+1 709-737-7880
Call
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around St. John's
from US$55.60
More Info
from US$68.80
More Info
Reviews (696)
Filter reviews
678 results
Traveller rating
404
190
71
10
3
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
404
190
71
10
3
Show reviews that mention
All reviews titanic exhibit rock wall solar system oil industry oil exploration oil exhibit titanic room oil gas signal hill rainy day all ages interactive displays gift shop learning experience great displays whole family interesting place
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 678 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

My expectations weren't too high as I entered the centre. I was expecting to see rocks and minerals of NL. It is a complete museum and then some. The history, the documentaries, the different sections, the Titanic... I was so impressed ! At the same...More

Thank vaucoin2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

My grand children enjoyed it so much in 2017 that we had to return this year. An enjoyable educational experience for children and adults.

Thank AudreyM2222
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Geo Centre is located by Signal Hill and provides insight into a different part of the city's and province's history. All the exhibits are below ground and there's a strong emphasis on geology displays including cut outs of the ancient rocks that make up...More

Thank T4232XIjohnb
JohnsonGEOCENTRE, Public Relations Manager at Johnson GEO CENTRE, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the review! We are so glad you enjoyed our centre. We love to educate the public in a fun and engaging way and are happy to be able to reach such a diverse audience through our unique exhibits and interactives! We hope...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time at the Geo. For a relatively small building it sure provided a wealth of knowledge. Exhibits on the oil and gas industry, the Titanic, the geology of Newfoundland and Labrador as well as the solar system. The Titanic was really...More

Thank Smoltman
JohnsonGEOCENTRE, Public Relations Manager at Johnson GEO CENTRE, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the review! We are so glad you enjoyed our centre. While we do cover a variety of material from oceans to space in our interactive exhibits, the Titanic Story is certainly our most popular gallery! We do have so much to see...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Several informative videos coupled with hands on exhibits and detailed explanations of The Titanic, Our Earth and its Development (human and otherwise), Space, NL, Oil and Gas, and more, explore the provinces history on the world stage. We were really surprised at how much time...More

Thank Mezcal_Tours
JohnsonGEOCENTRE, Public Relations Manager at Johnson GEO CENTRE, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the review! We are so glad you enjoyed our centre. We love to educate the public in a fun and engaging way and are happy to be able to reach such a diverse audience through our unique exhibits and interactives! And thank...More

Reviewed October 4, 2018

We visited the geo center and were very impressed with all of the exhibits which explain in great detail the history of the earth, the rocks that make it up, and the history of the rocks that make up all of Newfoundland and Labrador. Many...More

Thank Shawn D
JohnsonGEOCENTRE, Public Relations Manager at Johnson GEO CENTRE, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the review! We are so glad you enjoyed our centre. We love to educate the public in a fun and engaging way and are happy to be able to reach such a diverse audience through our unique exhibits and interactives! We certainly...More

Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

We didn’t know snything about this centre. A great instructive visit that illuminated a lot of things we saw during our trip. Worthwhile.More

Thank Passingtrue
JohnsonGEOCENTRE, Public Relations Manager at Johnson GEO CENTRE, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

Thank you for the review! We are so glad you enjoyed our centre. We love to educate the public in a fun and engaging way and are happy to be able to reach such a diverse audience through our unique exhibits and interactives! We hope...More

Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

I brought my family here this summer and it is very educational for children and the staff are very helpful and nice to talk toMore

Thank MBOLAND12
JohnsonGEOCENTRE, Public Relations Manager at Johnson GEO CENTRE, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

Thank you for the review! We are so glad you enjoyed our centre. We love to educate the public in a fun and engaging way and are happy to be able to reach such a diverse audience through our unique exhibits and interactives! We know...More

Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

Great place to stop and spend a couple of hours. Very informative exhibits, but there is a lot of reading. I personally enjoyed the Titanic exhibit. Unfortunately the 3D theatre was out of service for our visit. This would be a great place to spend...More

Thank Henry S
JohnsonGEOCENTRE, Public Relations Manager at Johnson GEO CENTRE, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2018

Thank you for the review! We are so glad you enjoyed our centre. We love to educate the public in a fun and engaging way and are happy to be able to reach such a diverse audience through our unique exhibits and interactives! The Titanic...More

Reviewed September 13, 2018

this place is so awesome, so much to see, and so much information. I can see this would be a wonderful place for family.

Thank tmwhung
JohnsonGEOCENTRE, Public Relations Manager at Johnson GEO CENTRE, responded to this reviewResponded September 18, 2018

Thank you for the review! We are so glad you enjoyed our centre. We certainly have so much to see and do, you could spend a day (or two) here! We hope you will visit us again soon!

View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 26 nearby hotels
Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland
987 reviews
.84 km away
Captain's Quarters
49 reviews
.88 km away
Quality Hotel Harbourview
433 reviews
.89 km away
Courtyard by Marriott St. John's Newfoundland
489 reviews
.99 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 431 nearby restaurants
Portobello's
421 reviews
.94 km away
Classic Cafe East
209 reviews
.86 km away
Fixed Coffee & Baking
131 reviews
1.19 km away
Coffee Matters
205 reviews
.91 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 162 nearby attractions
North Head Trail
133 reviews
.49 km away
Signal Hill
3,221 reviews
.25 km away
Terry Fox Monument
299 reviews
.66 km away
Cabot Tower
377 reviews
.69 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
morganfk
January 12, 2017|
Answer
Response from JohnsonGEOCENTRE | Property representative |
Thanks for your question and interest in the GEO CENTRE. Yes, we still offer free admission to MUN students, faculty and staff when you present your MUN ID. In addition to free admission, your MUN ID will also save you 10... More
1
Vote
dlrgraham
July 10, 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from JohnsonGEOCENTRE | Property representative |
The Johnson GEO CENTRE is open to the public 9:30-5, 7 days a week, except on Mondays from January to mid-March and a few key holidays. Our Senior's rate (60 plus) is $9.00.
0
Votes
povera1945
May 25, 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from JohnsonGEOCENTRE | Property representative |
Thank you for your question and interest in GEO. Our general admission is $12/adult.
0
Votes