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Argentia, Newfoundland and Labrador
Welcome to Argentia ...
Argentia is located on the south coast of Newfoundland (at Placentia Bay).
The origin (or the toponymy) of Argentia: From the Latin word for silver: 'argentum'.
Time Zone: Argentia lies in the Newfoundland Time Zone (NST/NDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: NST- Heure Normale de Terre-Neuve (HNT), NDT- Heure Avancée de Terre-Neuve (HAT).
The area code for Argentia: (709)
Communities near Argentia ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Argentia and not the distance if you are going to drive.<1>.
To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Argentia.
Communities Also Named Argentia ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Argentia - it's located in Alberta.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Argentia.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Argentia:
Websites for Argentia ...
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Argentia ...
Looking for more information about Argentia? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Argentia, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Argentia.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Argentia: www.argentia.nf.ca/
The official website for Province of Newfoundland and Labrador: https://www.gov.nl.ca/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019