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National War Memorial

Elgin Street | Confederation Square, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 9N6, Canada
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Reviewed 20 February 2016

Honer your fallen Canadians and please top by,, remembering this is a place of mourning, Keep chatter to a minimal and please please don't skate board here....

Thank wintercamper
Reviewed 18 February 2016

situated in the right place sit down on a nice day spend a few minutes in deep thought . after the events that took place here in 2014 it makes you think about life

Thank Minsk2014
Reviewed 17 February 2016

A visit to ottawa is not complete without watching the changing of the guard. this place will bring a tear to the eye due to its history.

Thank Route1986
Reviewed 17 February 2016

I visited the National War Memorial on Remembrance Day and it is such a place of deep respect and honour, a place to say thanks to the soldiers serving in our Armed Forces, and to honour those who fought for our country!

Thank Gary T
Reviewed 13 February 2016

A very impressive memorial to the Canadian fallen. If you have time, try to see it at night as well as the floodlighting really highlights the details of the statues :)

Thank timcr005
Reviewed 13 February 2016

Love this memorial, the perfect tribute to our brave men and women. Great details were taken to have this memorial stand out from the rest of parliament. A Must see for every Canadian

Thank demolitionrob
Reviewed 9 February 2016

Love seeing the reason why we have so much liberty. Soldier have given there lives and Canada history is well showed.

Thank sjccheff
Reviewed 9 February 2016

It is a meditative place, particularly since the tragic murder of a soldier (Trujillo) two years ago, right at the monument. It serves to bring home that Canada has not always been a quiet and peaceful place but has played a significant role in global...More

Thank Mel M
Reviewed 9 February 2016

I attend the November 11 memorial service held here every year and it is just as moving each time. Be sure to pay your respects at the tomb of the Unknown Soldier, and also look up to the statue above. Then walk around to see...More

Thank Anna C
Reviewed 5 February 2016

This is definately a must see if your a veteran, part of the military family in anyway, have an interest in historial monuments, or just passing by. the mood is somber, as we have lost many of our personel in the recent conflicts and past...More

Thank 407canada
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