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Peace Tower, Ottawa

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Observation Deck Tourist Spot
Climb to the top of Peace Tower for sweeping vistas of the river and the city beyond. Built after the first world war in remembrance of the men who died fighting, the tower stands at an impressive 92 m (302 ft) tall. Venture inside and you’ll observe beautifully designed and decorated rooms with high ceilings, ornate stained glass windows, and amazing stone arches. See how many gargoyles you can spot adorning the tower's exterior. Take a look at our Ottawa trip itinerary maker to schedule your visit to Peace Tower and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • The Peace Tower is a must see! It provides a good view of Parliament Hill Buildings and the Memorial Book bearing names of fallen soldiers is an important reminder of the sacrifices made for our freed...  more »
  • You can't really miss the Peace Tower when in Ottawa. Worth the visit. Lots of interesting statues and of course the guards are always there. A police vehicle is no posted in front of it at all times.  more »
  • A visit to the Peace Tower is included with the great free tour. There is a bit of a wait for the elevator and it is well worth the time to see the beautiful views. Hurry to tour because it will be cl...  more »