National War Monument

Ottawa Canada Visitor Information and Guide

The National War Monument was built to commemorate Canada's veterans.  It is located just across the street from Parliament's East Block.

National War Monument, Ottawa Canada
National War Monument, Ottawa

A memorial service is held each year on November 11th to honor Canada's soldiers.  The service is televised across the nation and is officiated by the Prime Minister and Governor General (who represents the Queen).

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