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Humanics Sanctuary & Sculpture Park

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This park is a hidden gem. We discovered it in a local magazine. There are about 60 sculptures in a... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2018
cebcolpitts
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Ottawa, Canada
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This is a lovely, peaceful place that I didn't have enough time to truly take in and enjoy in one... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
Yaz N
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Come and experience this hidden jewel just outside Cumberland Village in Ottawa. Discover sculptures carefully placed in a natural setting at this nine-acre wooded ravine with walking trails and quaint bridges over a meandering creek. The Humanics...more
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3468 Old Montreal Rd, Cumberland, Ottawa, Ontario K4C 1H9, Canada
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Reviewed 16 September 2018

This park is a hidden gem. We discovered it in a local magazine. There are about 60 sculptures in a magical forest setting. You walk from one area to another, some hills are involved. It is one of the most peaceful places I have ever...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2018

This is a lovely, peaceful place that I didn't have enough time to truly take in and enjoy in one visit. The setting is amazing, right in the woods with a small babbling stream cutting through. The wildlife you can run into and observe is...More

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Reviewed 20 August 2018

A must visit, very close to Ottawa. A must visit for all. Where else can you enjoy nature, along with sculptures from around the world by many talented artists, to take time to contemplate spirituality and more. Like to meditate? They have a meditation area...More

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Ranjit P, President Humanics Institute at Humanics Sanctuary & Sculpture Park, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Thank you for your review. With Regards Acharya Ranjit Perera

Reviewed 5 August 2018

This is a wonderful locale right in Ottawa's back yard. It was so nice to walk through the woods in the sunshine and see the amazing artwork highlighting connectedness of all religions and all people based on the 3 essential values of the world. Thank...More

Thank Rob W
Reviewed 4 August 2018

If we had known about this very special space, we would have visited sooner. The forest trails and sculptures tended to bring a spirit of peace and utter tranquility. We enjoyed how the presentations represented many of life's interrelationships shown in archetypal ways, giving us...More

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Ranjit P, Owner at Humanics Sanctuary & Sculpture Park, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2018

Thank your for your words of appreciation of the Humanics Sanctuary and Sculpture Park for what it is really meant to be. Acharya Ranjit Perera. President Humanics Institute

Reviewed 29 July 2018

If you enjoy a nice outdoor walk in nature, appreciate art, and like to contemplate the human condition and spirituality, the Humanics Sanctuary and Sculpture Park is a must-see. Sculpture art in different styles from around the world are placed along the forested walking paths....More

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Reviewed 28 July 2018

Very interesting sculptures from varying parts of the world with a theme of noble intent regarding the connectedness of all humanity. Sculptures set in amongst the woods on a lovely quiet path surrounded by trees and a stream. Very serene and meditative. The director has...More

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Ranjit P, President Humanics Institute at Humanics Sanctuary & Sculpture Park, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Thank you John for your review. Acharya Ranjit Perera

Reviewed 9 July 2018

The meandering path features numerous sculptures that shine a light on various spiritual themes and religious faiths. As a walking meditation, one becomes lost in the stone artwork that encourages you to consider the messages conveyed. One can't help but pause and find deeper meaning...More

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Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Located just outside of Ottawa, the walk through the woods is filled with a variety of themed sculptures reflecting on life. Bring good walking shoes.

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Ranjit P, General Manager at Humanics Sanctuary & Sculpture Park, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Thank you for your review

Reviewed 7 July 2018

This is a sculpture garden in a woodland setting. You walk along nature trails and there are something over 80 pieces. The sculptures are spiritual in nature, reflecting many religions and aspects of humanity. It is very pleasant, though clearly still being developed. The staff...More

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Sherri R
16 July 2018|
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Response from Humanics | Property representative |
Yes, as long as the dog is on a leash and you pick up after them, dogs are welcome.
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margotgregoire
16 June 2018|
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Hello, Currently (Summer 2018): $7.50 for adults $5.00 for Students/Seniors Free for children under 12 $20 for a Family of 2 adults and 2 or more students under 18 To encourage people to visit the Sanctuary regularly we... More
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