Brock's Monument National Historic Site, Queenston

Categories: Monuments, Tourist Spots
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4.4/5 based on 220+ reviews on the web
Take a tour of Brock's Monument National Historic Site and immerse yourself in its interesting history. See the magnificent 56 m (185 ft) monument dedicated to Sir Isaac Brook, known as the Hero of Canada, who died in the war of 1812 at the site now commemorated by the monument. Read about his life and honors, and learn more broadly about the invasion and war that led to his death. Climb to the top of the site and enjoy the views; you'll see Lake Ontario in the north and Niagara Falls in the south. Put Brock's Monument National Historic Site on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Niagara-on-the-Lake trip builder.
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  • We parked at the base of the monument and walked up the stairs to the monument. The grounds are nice and well kept - the base of the monument is open to view a part of Brock's Monument that was damage...  read more »
  • I knew about Brock's monument but never thought to visit. The view is great. The self guided walking tour is cool. $4.50 to go up the stairs inside the monument and see additional. 
  • Brock was a revered military leader and was killed in a battle with the Americans. He was so honored that the American troops did a volley to honor him when he was buried. The size of the structure sh...  read more »
  • Incredible! I can't wait to climb the stairs!!!!!
  • Amazing view of the river from way up inside the Monument if you don't mind climbing the narrow stairs. I submitted a picture to the images.
  • Great view from the top! I had no idea it had been reopened to climb by tourists. Check it out if you're in the area!
  • Magnificent
  • Awesome view on top
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