The Commissariat was built between 1818 and 1820 as the home and offices of the Assistant Commissary General – the supply officer for British forces in Newfoundland. today, a new provocative, multimedia experience at the site recreates a volatile period in 19th- century St. John’s: British naval rule is ending an a power struggle is at hand.

Commissariat House
Provincial Historic Site

Commissariat House, Provincial Historic Site, Kings Bridge Road, St. John's, NL, Canada

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11 Kings Bridge Road
St. John's
A1C 1S5
Tel: 709.729.6730