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National War Memorial

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Elgin Street | Confederation Square, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 9N6, Canada
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Elgin Street | Confederation Square, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 9N6, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a beautiful place to reflect and pay respect to those who served and fought in the wars that give us our freedom.

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 4 days ago

As a former member of the CAF, this was my first time to stand in front of the National War Memorial. I have visited other cenotaphs each year on Nov 11th and have buried many veterans, but there is a different feel here. I don't...More

Thank MikeV57
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

In my humble opinion this is the one place that you should visit if you can only visit one place. Why? Men and Woman gave their lives for the freedoms in this country and other countries and they deserve to be honored and remembered. My...More

Thank heartcraigslist
Reviewed 5 days ago

A must stop for anyone visiting Ottawa. Located across from the Parliament buildings. Try to see the changing of the guard if you can, and pay your respects to the Unknown Soldier who is laid to rest here. My husband and I were so incredibly...More

Thank yusqueya
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Absolutely an amazing monument and a must stop for everyone visiting Ottawa. To stop and watch the changing of the guard and reflect on what the monument stands for especially with the recent history will change you forever This is a very special place

Thank Brent H
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a must see. Watching the changing of the guard & the beauty of the memorial is an experience all on its own.

Thank Stephen L
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were able to view the changing of the guards at this memorial which encompasses all the dates of war that Canada has been part of. Very moving to see the tribute and bag pipes during the brief ceremony. Wish the younger generation were able...More

Thank GatorVictoria_BC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great sculpture depicting and giving remembrance to those that lost their lives for Canada. Very significant.

Thank gastronaut_11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I burst out crying here. After seeing photos of it for years, and watching Remembrance Day services on TV from here for years, it was good to be able to walk around it. I was disturbed by people taking family photos in front of it....More

Thank Cathie M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a must see for every Canadian and visitor. A quiet reminder of the sacrifices made past and present for our country. For all the busyness in everyday life-this will make you stop and breathe for a few minutes.

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