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Peacekeeping Monument

426 Sussex Drive, Ottawa, Ontario K1K 5A1, Canada
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Out of place but relevant

Almost out-of-place in Canada's capital with its overabundance of monuments, this memorial is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Edward W
Toronto, Canada
Only in Canada......

Only Canadians would have a monument to celebrate peacekeeping and the irony of it being within... read more

Reviewed 24 December 2016
Helena L
Malmesbury, United Kingdom
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426 Sussex Drive, Ottawa, Ontario K1K 5A1, Canada
Byward Market Area
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Almost out-of-place in Canada's capital with its overabundance of monuments, this memorial is overlooked by too many who only see it while passing by in traffic. It is a good memorial to peacekeeping, which while obcious enough in a sense, was still first officially proposed...More

Thank Edward W
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Only Canadians would have a monument to celebrate peacekeeping and the irony of it being within close proximity of the War Memorial was not lost on us. To be frank when you have seen one Memorial you have seen them all. Yes it is historically...More

Thank Helena L
Reviewed 8 November 2016

It it a powerful memorial, a tribute given to the peacekeepers. The bronze statues are immense and depicts peacekeepers doing their duties.

Thank thor2705
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Nice monument on a busy street but worth the view and time to stop by. Especially if you have been a peacekeeper like I have been 3 time over

Thank Jacaroni
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

So many things worth pondering and honouring. This is one of them. Large and impressive and close to the National Art Gallery.

Thank boomgraham
Reviewed 4 July 2016

While the giant bronze statues that depict peace-keepers going about their duties are impressive, this monument draws its strength from the concrete foundations on which the figures are set. Blind corners, unexpected dead ends and ragged, fractured surfaces create a sense of unease and anxiety...More

Thank WJP89
Reviewed 1 June 2016

Close to the Byward Market and the US Embassy so easy to get to if you are in the area. Encompasses basically a city block. If you are a history buff then this makes for a nice short visit. More interesting is to compare it...More

Thank Clemente71
Reviewed 20 May 2016

The National War Memorial on Elgin Street will be off limits to the public beginning the second week of April 2016 as the 77-year-old monument undergoes a second round of repairs and renovations. The $3.2-million project will fix damaged concrete slabs and paving around the...More

1  Thank Jasmine1900
Reviewed 26 November 2015

It is an interesting monument, and in a way very informative. It is very close to the Art gallery and Major's Hill park.

Thank S W
Reviewed 21 September 2015

While on a tour of the city of Ottawa .A good reminder of the importance of peace keeping in the world both today and in the past and Canada's commitment to this worth while cause .The statue consists of figures of the three services.

Thank Mary38677
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