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National War Memorial

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were fortunate to be a part of the Rememberance Day Ceremony 2019 at the National War Memorial. It was a very moving ceremony!!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Cathy W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been to the museum twice already and attended 2 different exhibitions. It is a well organized facility and presents history for every level of understanding. Wars are events that we should all remember and NEVER forget. This museum will offer plenty of information...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank J. Richard M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A wonderful tribute - feel very strongly about what this represents. Getting parking near by is a challenge though.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank LLair
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went for the Remembrance Day service and it didn't disappoint. It's a colourful solemn ceremony. We came back after the site was cleared and were able to place our poppies on the grave of the unknown soldier. A wonderful privilege.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank SusyTops
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was under repair the last time we were in town, so this was the first time I was able to see this. It is really cool and worth the stop. We were walking by anyway on our way through the area.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank buckeyegirl2005
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is definitely a memorial you need to visit in Ottawa. It is beautiful and hauntingly touching. It was wonderful to see on the Remembrance Day weekend.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank melissabye
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This year was the second trip to Ottawa for November 11th for my wife and I and it did not disappoint. The monument itself is impressive, but the ceremony is incredibly moving. As everyone is gathering before the start, people were chatting talking, meeting, as...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MungoDM
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The National War Memorial is an impressive, moving large scupture depicting the struggle of Canadian troops. We were there just preceding the Remembrance Day events and got to see the changing of the guard which is interesting to see. The guards coming on to duty...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank BlairCher
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful statue with tremendous detail, soldiers in step weapons handy, dressed for battle. What I saw throughout Canada was a tremendous respect for their military

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 9mmglock
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went on Remembrance Day, it was very good, although it was super busy I liked that I was able to pay my respects with my fellow countrymen.

Date of experience: November 2018
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