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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 yesterday via mobile

I think my title says it all. Just proud to be Canadian and respectful of the soldiers who made the ultimate sacrifice to defend our country. It was very interesting watching the changing of the soldiers who stand guard at the monument. A must see...More

Thank dwbcaa
Reviewed 2 days ago

Glad we took the time to review the plaques around the main memorial. Lest we forget. Very humbling.

Thank B5661UZmarkb
Reviewed 2 days ago

The significance of this area is not to be lost with a casual stroll through the park. You feel the sacrifice that this monument represents as you walk by and are compelled to stop and observe the soldiers on guard. Their dedication to the duty...More

Thank Dale H
Reviewed 3 days ago

Be sure to take a moment to study the monument carefully. Then remember the price of freedom. Lest we forget.

Thank gbeintema
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is an amazing experience of Canadian War History, from art to tanks. You almost need to take this all in 2 visits. There is a lot to cover and there are very emotional moments; especially, the highway of heros.

Thank Babbles14
Reviewed 1 week ago

Difficult to say in as many words that are required, very poignant place to be and remember all those who died for their country

Thank David U
Reviewed 1 week ago

I spent an emotional visit here. A very beautiful, yet stark memorial to our fallen comrades. The tomb of the unknown soldier is especially poignant.

Thank Jim T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely little spot to see a mini-changing of the guard as the larger edition on Parliament Hill was not being done. The soldiers are piped in with bagpipes which always gives me the chills and everyone respectfully stood while they were changing guards. Nice little...More

Thank sanka65
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We walked by here while exploring Parliament Hill and the vicinity. This is a really nice memorial, worth seeing if you're in the area. It's close the the Chateau Laurier, Rideau Center, and other attractions in the area.

Thank James W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is an important place that all Canadians should visit. We did not see the changing of the guard and we visited on a very busy day, but yet the memorial felt very peaceful and it is important to give respect to this place....to recognize...More

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