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Long Point Centre
Our Exhibits
Here is just a small sampling of what you will see at the Centre.

Ships and Maps
 

Scaled down models of sea-going vessels; fishing gear; tools; and implements are arranged on our walls.

Learn about ships sunk off our coast and in the harbour.

Marine History
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Natural History Exhibit
 
Fish, mussels, sharks, and fish all play an important part in our display.
Shark's teeth to whale bones
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Preserved creatures from the sea

Collectible Exhibit

- approximately  500 bottles, cans and containers - in 1986 this collection placed third best in Atlantic Canada;

- extensive video footage starting in 1930;

- family album photographs;

- books, postcards;

- navigational charts;

- paintings;

- schooner plans;

- maps;

- oil lamps;

- folk art;

- artifacts from salt shovels to a ship's bill from the Christmas Seal.

Our Visual Interpretive Exhibits
are enhanced by an extensive offering
of local artisan's handiwork.

Captain Peter Troake, on the Christmas Seal
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Battling tuberculosis on our remote coasts

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Long Point Centre is privately owned and operated.
P.O. Box 129, Twillingate, NL  A0G 4M0  Canada