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Very thought-provoking. A very fitting tribute.

I am so glad we stopped here. So thought-provoking..... What a wonderful tribute to someone who has... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Regina, Saskatchewan CANADA
A Great Tribute

A great tribute to Terry marking the place where he began his quest. Not the easiest to find... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Donna R
Elliot Lake, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am so glad we stopped here. So thought-provoking..... What a wonderful tribute to someone who has made such a difference in his short time on earth. Would highly recommend this stop.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great tribute to Terry marking the place where he began his quest. Not the easiest to find . . . our GPS said "you have arrived" but it took a few minutes to find the exact spot. By the waterfront (of course) with gorgeous...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Donna R
Reviewed 16 December 2018

a great memorial to a great man, somewhat hard to find unless you know where you are going down in the harbor area but always well kept and clean. perfect spot to sit and reflect.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank dermott03
Reviewed 21 October 2018

I had a little trouble finding the monument. However, the information provided at the site was both comprehensive and interesting.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Hernando E
Reviewed 7 October 2018

was one of our must-do's on our trip and it didn't disappoint. Well done memorial to a truly inspirational Canadian. Sadly saw the monument for where he ended his journey, glad to be able to balance it with the beginning of the Marathon of Hope...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 13kim13
Reviewed 3 October 2018

This monument can do no other than move you ! It is artistically beautiful, but the meaning is even deeper. This is where Terry Fox got his container of Atlantic Ocean water which he traveled with.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank vaucoin2018
Reviewed 26 September 2018

Terry Fox dipped his stump into the waters here to begin his cross Canada run. Iconic. Well done sculpture

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank las-Montreal_Canada
Reviewed 22 September 2018

Although hidden away by the waterfront, this tribute to our greatest Canadian is a must see. To stand on the spot where Terry Fox began his run to raise funds for cancer research was one of the most moving experiences we have had. Please go...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank LauraF6857
Reviewed 21 September 2018

The statue is powerful. The details about Terry Fox, his life, his struggle, his legacy---are all at the site, and it is all very inspiring.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 388howardh
Reviewed 21 September 2018

It was good to see him memorialized having followed his trip. We saw the memorial in Thunder Bay and so admired both he and his Mom for carrying on his dream

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Pat C
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It is a site opened all time - as a City monument.
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