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Major's Hill Park

Behind the Chateau Laurier, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 8S7, Canada
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This pretty park is located near several museums, churches and the Ottawa River.
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  • Very good38%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Behind the Chateau Laurier, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 8S7, Canada
Byward Market Area
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This park is next to the National Gallery and across from the US Embassy. Situated on a hill along the river, the park offers excellent views of Parliament Hill, the locks, and the river. Well landscaped, the park also has some nice monuments. The 3-D...More

Thank C-VilleDog
Reviewed 6 days ago

Major's Hill park is located between Byward Market and Parliament Hill. It's a small park with a great view onto Parliament Hill (from the side), the Locks of Rideau Canal and the Ottawa River. It's a pristine location to watch fireworks on the River or...More

Thank Lars M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Gorgeous gardens hidden at the back of Chateau Laurier. Bring your camera.... you won't want to miss a thing..

Thank Lola M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great spot to see most of downtown Ottawa and Hull. Excellent small park and a great place for a picnic alongside the Ntional Gallery.

1  Thank ericon991
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just a short walk from the bustle of the Byward Market, and sited on a magnificent hill top across the. Ottawa Locks from the Parliament buildings, Major's Hill Park is a perfect place to relax and enjoy the views of the area, including across the...More

1  Thank Grimsbybud
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Here, you may come to walk, to rest, to play or even to see the lots of beautiful scene, flowers and historical building around it. that was really amazing place . you never feel tired for even a second. more over you have a beautiful...More

1  Thank kaveh h
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed the Canada 150 celebrations. The venue was excellent for the events, even though it rained most of the day

Thank B5661UZmarkb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

a good size open park-- enjoy the walk and the surrounding sights! great spot to view the locks and the Ottawa River ...

Thank TigerSouthCarolina
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Lovely park, spacious, lots of trees to help cool off in the shade. When we were there on July 1, many displays to see.

Thank Sparkycal
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Beautiful little park across the Rideau Canal from the Parliament Buildings to the east. I visited on Canada and watched live entertainment and then the Canada Day Fireworks. Beautiful!

Thank Jim T
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