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Famous Five Monument

1 Wellington Street | Parliament Hill, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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Very powerful and interesting

I went to see this while I was waiting for my tour time of the Parliament. There are a lot of... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2017
Richard F
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Swindon, United Kingdom
How Women Shaped Canadian History

An interesting way to share the a stories of these five women & how they shaped Canadian history; a... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2017
Geraldine F
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Enderby
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1 Wellington Street | Parliament Hill, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 5 November 2017

I went to see this while I was waiting for my tour time of the Parliament. There are a lot of memorials and statues in the grounds that are worth seeing. This particular one is quite impressive. You can walk in amongst the statues of...More

Thank Richard F
Reviewed 4 November 2017

An interesting way to share the a stories of these five women & how they shaped Canadian history; a great place for photos

1  Thank Geraldine F
Reviewed 11 October 2017

It was interesting reading about the women that were portrayed and what they did for women's rights in the past.

Thank Ross W
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Plenty places of interest, must see the soldiers marching in the morning .Ottawa is so relaxing, public transport very cost competitive and offer a good reliable service.

Thank brackendogz
Reviewed 14 September 2017

This exhibit on the grounds of the Parliament Hill was a nice tribute to 5 women who pursued to get women certain rights in Canada in the past century. Good history lesson and very nicely put together. As this is only one statue of many...More

Thank GatorVictoria_BC
Reviewed 6 September 2017

A collection of statues of the famous five having tea provides the perfect setting for interesting photos, which many people take after visiting the changing of the guard on the Hill in the summer. These women played a significant role in ensuring women's rights in...More

Thank 263beatriceh
Reviewed 28 August 2017

What a lovely experience to be walking around the Parliament Buildings and come across this beautiful grouping of five fine Canadian women. Sniffle.

Thank Delta S
Reviewed 24 August 2017

The statue commemorates an important event in Canadian history, but it has is quite fun and allows you to join in the tea party. Plenty o f photo opportunities.

Thank mouseHerts
Reviewed 21 August 2017

I had to stop and admire this charming larger than life group statue. Henrietta Muir Edwards, Louise McKinney, Nellie McClung, Irene Parlby, and Emily Murphy statues each received my grateful thanks for their working in getting women the vote. As I bent before each and...More

Thank Songbird934
Reviewed 18 August 2017

This is an interactive bonze statue which includes a description of who these women were, what they wanted, and what they accomplished. It is fun yet poignant. Grateful to have this excellent representation front and centre at our country's capital.

Thank Nancy D
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