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Address: Parliament Hill, Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0A2, Canada
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A must see for every Canadian

We visited the Parliament buildings with our family. It was the first time our grown children had seen it. Something all kids should see to understand everything they learned... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Hamilton, Canada

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Hamilton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We visited the Parliament buildings with our family. It was the first time our grown children had seen it. Something all kids should see to understand everything they learned about government in school.

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Burnaby, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Such a great experience, tons of history and the craftsmanship in this tower is amazing. I ended up sketching this building after my visit to the top. The elevator is very small, this is a very quick tour, make sure to snap some pictures.

Thank Peter C
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Peace Tower is a part of the central Parliament building, and you can visit it after the free guided tour of the building. You get to the observation deck on the top floor with a slanted elevator. Upstairs you have beautiful panoramic views of the city, and there are panels with the names of the buidlings that your are... More 

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Nova Scotia, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great place this is. Loads of amazing places to take pictures from all angles and the clock chimes are so soothing . We loved the sound echoing through the city.

Thank roakley
Bay Roberts, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took the day to walk all the attractions which they are very closely located together. Sadly a lot of the parliament buildings were under contruction. Great place for history lessons.

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 546 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As the centre piece to Parliament, the Peace Tower is beautiful and stirs up national pride. Our democracy is anew and being rebranded and the sense of optimism around Ottawa is strong. The architecture of the Peace Tower is splendid, you can admire our democracy from many vantage points and get a great photo! It's an absolute must to visit... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 967 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

well worth the wait in the queues to get up the tower wondeful sights plenty of tourists so go ealry if you can

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Geelong, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The peace Tower is a major centrepiece in the Parliamentary Complex. No doubt, it is a highlight in most photographs of the buildings and grounds. Take the time to go in and you will not be disappointed. The good news is that you don't have to climb stairs, as there is an elevator. The bad news is that you may... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

good view over gatineau and ottawa. free entry! sometimes there is a queue to get up with the elevator and there are no stairs, but it´s with the waiting.

Thank Christopher F
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Worth the wait! Elevator ride to top & sites are breath taking. This is a MUST SEE when you visit Ottawa

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