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This easy to locate Tomb of the Unknown Soldier demands your time, respect and interest with this... read more

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It’s a must stop for us on every Ottawa visit This time was impressively surprised to witness it... read more

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53 Elgin St, Ottawa, Ontario K1A, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This easy to locate Tomb of the Unknown Soldier demands your time, respect and interest with this simple and thought provoking monument.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s a must stop for us on every Ottawa visit This time was impressively surprised to witness it being guarded. We can only hope the guard remains a permanent fixture

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Take the time to honor those who served and lost their lives that we might be free. This is a touching place and it was a dreary rainy day when we visited. The changing of the guard is a moving ceremony and the haunting sounds...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very moving, changing of the guard every hour , no parking , right across the street from the Chateau Lauria and parliament hill , Great area ! Well worth visiting !

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was very moving.. - We left a poppy on the tomb of the unknown soldier,, it was in Sept. - We took many videos, of the statues, plaques, depicting WW1 and WW2, Korea, Vietnam, etc., to the present... - They have areas where you...More

Thank AnneM852
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a major intersection in the centre of Ottawa connecting just about everything, so it is very difficult not to see why the monument was placed here. Dedicated to the soldiers fallen in the First world war, it is also located in the area...More

Thank TERRAvelista
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This site gets high marks from me due to its significance and location. This is a place you should not be able to miss, unless you try to avoid it. It’s located at the war memorial in the center of a busy crossroads right by...More

Thank Rebby2k
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A beautiful area that is part of the Canadian War Memorial is the tomb of the unknown soldier. Located in the heart of downtown where all major intersections meet. Worth the walk over from where ever you are downtown to spend a few moments to...More

Thank Darren D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For those who don’t know: The Unknown Soldier Tomb is a monument dedicated to the unknown soldier that was killed at war. The Tomb in Ottawa was built in 2000 and is located near the National War Memorial and actually has remains of the Unknown...More

Thank Nancy L
Reviewed 21 August 2018

A beautiful site in tribute to Canada's Fallen in past wars to make this country what it is helping other countries maintain their freedom. Respectfully watched over by Canadian Military this top is a must see.Beautiful site, accessible, free., and easy to walk to. Very...More

Thank Louanne C
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11 September 2018|
Response from Louanne C | Reviewed this property |
No there is no parking at the site, there is publc parking nearby. Best option is to walk if stayingn at hotels downtown, or take public transit