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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 12 July 2016

It is hidden by scaffolding and a fence for renovations for the 150th anniversary next year. Would have been wonderful to see but understand the need for it look splendid

Thank Marek L
Reviewed 10 July 2016

Was on my list of must-sees, but was surrounded by a solid plywood wall while under re-construction. About a dozen life-size statues of important military figures where outside the wall.

Thank kenm7192016
Reviewed 1 July 2016

We toured here on our own for three hours and didn't cover half of it.Then we took a guided tour and the tour guide was amazing. He made it come to life for us and understand many of the horrors of war. Thisi s excellant...More

Thank BLM699
Reviewed 27 June 2016

It is worth walking a fair distance to reach this memorial. We traveled along Wellington to get to the Supreme Court and National Library Archives before realizing how close we were to this Confederation Square. A regular visit here on each of my previous visits...More

Thank GiudoLocattelli
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Any Canadian needs to take the time to see this, it is currently being cleaned for Canada day, but take 10 min of your day to see this is worth the time and short walk.

Thank melc2535
Reviewed 26 June 2016

It is always a highlight for anyone to attend and show respect for war veterans during this annual event.

Thank Canoeist14
Reviewed 19 June 2016

I visit the National War Memorial every time I travel to Ottawa, and it's always a very heartfelt experience just to stand in front of it each time. There are a number of plaques located just a few steps away that tell the story of...More

1  Thank Lenny K
Reviewed 17 June 2016

Great place for reflection to appreciate our freedom which our fore fathers have provided top us, please take a moment to reflect

Thank John T
Reviewed 12 June 2016

I didn't get in line early enough for the Parliament tour but was able to get tickets for War Memorial and Peace Tower self guided tour.

Thank Linder200 D
Reviewed 5 June 2016

What a beautiful tribute to our soldiers. Love how it's lit up at night. Very emotional. Took lots of pictures. Would recommend people see this .well done Ottawa!

Thank Maureen B
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