TAKING PRIDE IN OUR PAST
Located at the northern tip of Gros Morne National Park, Cow Head is home of the longest running museum on the west coast of Newfoundland. The museum exhibits an intriguing col-lection of artifacts including an axe used in the double axe murder of 1809, a 700 year old walrus skull and stone tools used by aboriginal hunters over 4000 years ago. Exhibits also feature locally made functional and decorative items such as hooked mats. Learn about the role of women, Mr.Payne and our local history.
Come join us and view our many Domestic artifacts, depicting early life in a small fishing outport.
Read all about the Axe Murders of 1809; see a 700 year old walrus skull and thousands of year old archaeological artifacts.
Let us take
you back in time!
Hear Tales Of Virtue & Villainy
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Visits may be arranged in off season.
Contact person: Glenda Reid Bavis