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National War Memorial

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 4 days ago

This place is the real center of downtown. It also houses the tomb of the unknown soldier. After recent tragedies it also has 24 hour guard service which it should have always had but thats beside the point. Dont miss this stop

Thank Ryedrinker
Reviewed 4 days ago

I was fortunate to be there for the changing of the guard which happens every hour on the hour. Interesting to see and the piper was great.

Thank Victoria W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A fitting tribute to those Canadians who gave there lives in defence of Canada and the Commonwealth. Immaculately turned out personnel on guard duty and most of the visitors giving it due respect. However, the tomb of the unknown soldier is not a stupid photo...More

Thank Kevin A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was cool. Had the guys there to answer some questions and it was a good stop while moving around the city.

Thank TanoTrinidad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When I look at all the work that goes into producing a work of art this big it amazes me. The talent within the artist to make this huge piece is incredible. The look of sheer determination on the faces of the soldiers is worth...More

Thank Bessiegal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A fitting tribute to those who have given their lives defending our freedoms.a must see when in the nation's capital.

Thank jacogo2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Could not stop at memorial, not easy as is in the middle of very busy street. Would like to go back and park, walk memorial to have a close look.

Thank ltimleck
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

pay respect to the tomb of the unknown a fallen Canadian from the ww1. A great tribute to the brave Men and Women who gave us the freedoms we know today. The memorial was dedicated shortly before ww2 started. A must on your sighting tours.

Thank Mike G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An impressive location. An impressive memorial. The angel on top is difficult to see, but the troops and gun limber between the arch is an impressive bronze memorial. In front of the memorial is the tomb of the Canadian Unknown Soldier. We were lucky enough...More

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great tribute to the brave people that fought around the world to protect Canada. A must see if you are in Ottawa.

Thank EricEssex2014
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