We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Peace Tower

Parliament Hill, Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0A2, Canada
+1 866-599-4999
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Very interesting visit and a huge view

The visit includes the parliament, and you can watch the deputees working, it is very... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Guim P
,
Rennes, France
Great view

Beautiful stone staircase, great view a must see if you are visiting Ottawa, worth the wait... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
paul0ttawa
,
Ottawa, Canada
Read all 980 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
LOCATION
Parliament Hill, Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0A2, Canada
CONTACT
Website
+1 866-599-4999
Write a Review
Reviews (980)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages

11 - 20 of 980 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The visit includes the parliament, and you can watch the deputees working, it is very interesting! The guides usually know their job and the history of the place... But you have to go there early in the morning (when it's opening) because you have limited...More

Thank Guim P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful stone staircase, great view a must see if you are visiting Ottawa, worth the wait, impressive architecture.

Thank paul0ttawa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I loved going on the tour, the entire building has a lot of history and beauty. The tower has a great view from the top. Tickets are free but you need to get them across the street at the information center.

1  Thank Ale00783
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Great place for taking photos! The line up is a bit long for the elevator (which is the only way up).

1  Thank Ohokannoak
Reviewed 17 April 2017

You need tickets but are free and available across the street from Parliament. Take your time and enjoy the tour and absorb Canada's history.

1  Thank Spuddler
Reviewed 16 April 2017

The Peace Tower was a wonderful visit, the tour is guided and you have to pick up your FREE tickets across the street, get their early to reserve your time as it is busy especially with 150th Celebrations of Canada. We learned alot about the...More

2  Thank Jackie M
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Going up the tower was a nice treat, it provided us a chance to view the city from above which was very nice. I would recommend if you have chance. You need to reserve before as it is popular and there is only a few...More

1  Thank FrdyNgtClb
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Once you've done your tour make sure to go up for the great views from the peace tower. Its all enclosed so no need to worry about wind, heights. At the top they have signs to show what you're looking at from each side. Only...More

2  Thank Dave_A1923
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

It's not a trip to Ottawa without an elevator ride to the top. The small group size allows you time to take it all in, the view, the history, the mechanisms in the bell tower. One of our most memorable stops in Ottawa.

1  Thank Heather G
Reviewed 30 March 2017

The iconic Peace Tower, located in the Center Block of Parliament Hill, is an emblem of Canada's political history and a memorial to those who lost their lives in war. We enjoyed its beautiful Gothic Revival architecture and the lovely views of the city from...More

1  Thank denver60
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Riviera
132 reviews
.33 km away
D'arcy McGee's Irish Pub
485 reviews
.33 km away
The Bier Markt
314 reviews
.30 km away
Wilfrid's
231 reviews
.34 km away
Nearby Attractions
Parliament Hill and Buildings
5,542 reviews
.12 km away
Rideau Canal
3,668 reviews
.35 km away
Parliament Hill
1,513 reviews
.13 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
faalilo t
what can you do at the peace tower?
31 March 2016|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from marisacamps | Reviewed this property |
Es muy interesante ver el aspecto multicultural que hay en Canadá. Vimos un representante del parlamento de origen indio y el enorme respeto de los parlamentarios al tratar temas en que discrepaban. Admirable.
0
Votes
Google Translation
Lisa T
A few years ago, I was able to view the Christmas lights from the Peace Tower. I was hoping to be able to do this again on Sunday. Who should I call to make arrangements? Thanks very much for your help.
19 December 2014|
What is your answer?
Posting guidelines
Submit