Job Advertisement – Museum Manager

The Wooden Boat Museum of Newfoundland and Labrador has an opening for a Museum Manager. The Museum Manager oversees all aspects of the operation of the Museum in Winterton, NL, including:

• Administration
• Collections Management
• Programming

The ideal candidate will possess a Bachelor’s degree in Folklore, History, Anthropology or other degree applicable to the mandate of the Museum, OR equivalent experience and training. Strong communication skills and an ability to work with the public are essential. Museum related experience and/or training would be considered an asset. A complete job description can be found here.


Deadline for applications is April 10, 2017. Resumes should be forwarded to:

Beverley King, Project Manager
Wooden Boat Museum of Newfoundland and Labrador
P.O. Box 59
Winterton, NL A0B 3M0

Fax: 709-583-2099


(Only those selected for an interview will be contacted by the Museum)

2017 Exhibit Designer RFP

The Wooden Boat Museum of Newfoundland and Labrador (WBMNL) is seeking proposals for design of new exhibits. Services include all aspects of design for two (2) new exhibits to be displayed at the Museum in Winterton and a Visual Standards Guideline. An additional service for training WBMNL staff is also required.

We would invite you to submit a proposal for this work. Click here to view our RFP.

Deadline for submission is March 31, 2017.

Schedule Changes – September 2016

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The Wooden Boat Museum of Newfoundland and Labrador will be closed on Sunday, September 4, 2016, and will reopen on Tuesday, September 6, 2016 due to Labour Day.

We will continue to follow a Monday – Friday schedule when we reopen until our closing day on Friday, September 30, 2016.

We hope to see you soon!

Tender for Outside Building Renovations – July 2016

The Wooden Boat Museum of Newfoundland and Labrador is soliciting bids from qualified contractors for their Museum Building Exterior Renovations. Renovations include:

  • Replacement of 4 windows
  • Repair / paint small shed
  • Stain boat shed
  • Stain South Side / North Side Extensions
  • Repair door and construct wind break on North Side Extension
  • Repair eve on South Side Extension

Tender document and additional information available for download here. Closing date for tenders is August 9, 2016.


Questions/Concerns? Contact Beverley at 709-583-2070 or


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