Year: Founded 2002
Status: Incorporated Not for Profit and Registered Charity
The Johnson GEO CENTRE is a geological interpretation centre located on Signal Hill in St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. It is a not-for-profit organization, and a registered charity. The GEO CENTRE’s mission is to educate and inform the public on the importance of Newfoundland and Labrador’s geology, and to foster curiosity in science and the world around them.
Open since 2002, the GEO CENTRE houses exhibit galleries related to our planet and our provincial geology, oil and gas exploration, natural resources, space exploration, and the Titanic disaster. Features also include an educational area for children aged 7 and under, periodic hosting of travelling exhibits, a gift shop, and a seasonal café. The building offers interpretation through public presentations, and hands-on curriculum-based programming for school groups.
Geographical Scope of Mission: International
Region in which this organization has an ongoing, strong presence:
Avalon, NE Avalon
Mailing & Street Address:
175 Signal Hill Road
St. John’s, NL
Telephone Numbers: 709-737-7880 & 709-737-7888
Fax Number: 709-737-7885
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