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8250 Highway 333, Peggy's Cove, Nova Scotia, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We wanted to pay our respects, were moved by the written words and the solemness and beauty of the spot chosen.You cannot help but be moved by the monument. A moment in time, so many souls lost.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank tsteer
Reviewed November 26, 2018

One must remember that Swissair 111 crashed in to the sea in Nova Scotia. There were no survivors. The memorial is just a short stop but worth the remembrance of the over 230 lives lost. The flight was from JFK to Switzerland and was about...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank plschilt
Reviewed November 6, 2018

We stopped by to pay our respects. It is nice to see that something was done in memory of that tragic event. It is a good monument

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Brenda F
Reviewed October 28, 2018

Incredibly serene and moving. Easy trail to follow. Easy to find and park. I remember this disaster.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank twobtlz
Reviewed October 27, 2018

You can find the Memorial on Hwy. 333 in Peggy's Cove along the Lighthouse Route. There is a parking lot and you will walk a sort walking trail to the Monument. Open Year-round. It is always busy at the memorial and always people around. You...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Miuer
Reviewed October 24, 2018

We planned on making a quick stop here given we were in the area, but our quick stop easily turned into an hr+. The memorial is situated on a hill overlooking the ocean and there are many visible walking travels all around, so we went...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ChitchatCanada
Reviewed October 16, 2018

A memorial stands to commemorate the loss of life that day when Swiss Air 111 ran out of fuel and crashed into the bay. It is indeed a somber place to visit. Every year the locals pay homage to those souls who were lost .

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Joanie4875
Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

Well done memorial on a beautiful site. The lovely oath to the memorial had great views of Peggy’s Cove and the lighthouse in the distance. Worth the stop!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank srgauger
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

This location is pretty hidden. When you find it, take a moment and pause for the ones who lost their lives. Take in the views and see peggys cove from a distance as well

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 9, 2018

We visited this site to learn about the history. The monument is grand and the landscape was beautiful. Very informative.

Date of experience: July 2018
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