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National War Memorial

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Elgin Street | Confederation Square, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 9N6, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

This monument is very nicely done and close to Parliament Hill. Make sure to check out the tomb of the unknown soldier if you are there. They have regular ceremonies with military soldiers in uniform. Lots of detail if you time check it out.

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Every time we are in Ottawa we take time to visit the Memorial. The monument means a lot to us not only a place to reflect on the sacrifices made by Canadians in both World Wars but also being from Hamilton Ontario it is also...More

Thank Douglas A
Reviewed 1 week ago

There's so much detail on this monument that it's hard to take a good photo but well worth going up close

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is such a well designed monument. It is nicely laid out. The sculptures are beautiful and it's a wonderful remembrance for those who have died while serving and protecting their country. The site also contains the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. The tomb contains...More

Thank Traveling_Polymath
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a splaedid monument to the Canadian troops who were so heavily involved and of critical importance in winning the war. I visited just before the 100th anniversary of the end of the war and there were banners around saying “the world remembers”. I...More

Thank UKTurkeyTrotter
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visiting the beautiful War Memorial during the changing of the guard is an emotional journey you won't soon forget. A fine tribute to our fallen men and women.

Thank Chad C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Its the National War Memorial situated near the Parliament, the design is very unique and striking and deserves your attention for a few minutes while exploring Ottawa.

Thank TeamWard
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The War Memorial - the tomb of unknown soldiers was guarded by Canadian Royal Air Force soldiers. The monument is very tall and beautiful, and very close to the Parliament Hill.

Thank reany1984
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Right in the middle of everything, great location right across from parliament hill. ? Changing of the guard on the hour between 9-5 !

Thank Sunbeam10055
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Although I have driven by many times this was my first visit since a school trip many years ago. It is a beautiful monument and the guards at the tomb of the unknown soldier bring life to it.

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