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Reviewed August 14, 2019 via mobile

This is a cleaver statue where you can join in and be part of the statue as well. It’s nice to see a statue as well that has a music theme too.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed July 31, 2019 via mobile

The statue of Oscar Peterson at his piano is prominently situated outside the National Arts Centre Ottawa. Its design is by Ruth Abernethy and it was unveiled by HM Queen Elizabeth II on a State visit to Ottawa in 2010.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed October 7, 2018

Wasn't sure who the statue was of, but the sign helps along with the internet, a clever design to a remarkable jazz legend, worth a find if you are on Elgin st.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

We had to visit the Oscar Peterson Statue, since one of us is a huge Oscar fan! It was a very nice statue in an excellent location - at the corner of Elgin and Albert off the Mackenzie King Bridge. There is jazz music playing...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

This was our best surprise in Ottawa. When walking through Elgin St. we saw a sculpture of a man and a piano. Then we realized it was Oscar Peterson, a famous Canadian jazz pianist. Also lovely, his music can be heard at the time we...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 12, 2018

Located on Elgin St just by the war memorial it catches your eyes and your sense of hearing as music is playing! A fitting tribute to the man who entertained many with his talent! They have Oscar sitting on a bench with a piano making...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

Great place to stop for a photo if you’re a fan of jazz. The Oscar Peterson statue looks fairly true to life and is conveniently located.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed May 15, 2017

This statue of jazz great Oscar Peterson is at the corner of Elgin and Albert Streets right outside the arts center and near Confederation Square and the War Memorial. I understand that it was dedicated by the Queen in 2010. It shows him seated at...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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