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Parliament Hill

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Neighborhood: Byward Market Area
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Address: 111 Wellington Street, Ottawa, Ontario ON K1A, Canada
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Tour of history and modern Canada

A wonderful tour to do and underatand Canada's history as well as modern Canada. The building is rich in history with some very special areas like the Peace tower and the war... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
Brad B
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Melbourne, Australia
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Melbourne, Australia
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88 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

A wonderful tour to do and underatand Canada's history as well as modern Canada. The building is rich in history with some very special areas like the Peace tower and the war memorial rooms. Our tour guide was ok, not great, but we still enjoyed.

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Prince Albert, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I'm lucky that through work, I can visit Parliament at least twice a year. It is a beautiful building and is something every Canadian should experience.

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Thank Gord V
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The hands-down best clam chowder I've ever had, and I've had at least four others. So I'm not exactly the world's greatest authority on fish soup but damn, it was tasty. This joint would be a definite go-to in Brooklyn or Boston which makes it such a find in Ottawa. We visited the Banks Street location, sat at the bar... More 

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Toronto
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This is Canadas 150th Anniversary and while in Ottawa and having been here numberous times it is that sense of place and purpose that keeps one coming back reglecting and admiring. The security has been turned up a notch which is readonable.

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is definitely a place that you need to visit if you travel to Ottawa, the entrance is free, and is definitely a place you'll love. The architecture is gorgeous, and you can get a guided tour. The great location is perfect to make other activities nearby!

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Orleans, Ontario
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The grounds on Parliament Hill are well kept and filled with historic statues. At the back there is a great view across the river of Gatineau and other historic sites. Tours are well worth the price. It is within walking distance of Major's Hill Park, Art Gallery, Chateau Laurier as well as the Rideau Center Shopping Centre. There are numerous... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Parliament Hill is gorgeous any time of day, but at night its truly magical when they have the light show during the warm months of the year!

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Gijon, Spain
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great historic building. Book free guided visits at the touristic office. So much to see. Amazing views from the tower.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

i just didn't want to put a title so i just put one Now let's get back to parliament hill. the centennial flame is my favorite part of parliament hill and the parliament library was amazing and the centre block was cool too.

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Halifax, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I really enjoyed the visit. I thought the monument showcasing all the provinces was really great. There were lots of people, it was a beautiful day and it was interesting to see some of the most well known buildings in our country

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