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Famous Five Monument

1 Wellington Street | Parliament Hill, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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Try and put aside an hour to walk around Parliament

The first time you go around the grounds of Parliament it is a surprise and a treat and it is... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Bernadette K
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Edmonton, Canada
Nice monument

Great place to take photos and to stop and think about the story behind the statues. A good... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
SandySue123
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Halifax, Canada
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1 Wellington Street | Parliament Hill, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The first time you go around the grounds of Parliament it is a surprise and a treat and it is always enjoyable winter or summer. You see such wonderful statues all around the grounds. A trip inside if it is possible is always fun as...More

Thank Bernadette K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place to take photos and to stop and think about the story behind the statues. A good reminder.

Thank SandySue123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not a must see but a cute tribute to 5 women in Canada. Love theur teacups and expressions. Located very close to Parliament

Thank Lynn C
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

This is a nice fast pit stop to snap some funny photos with friends or family. It is right in the heart of downtown Ottawa and is easily accessible!

Thank sunsetch4ser
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Didn't hear about this matter - "Women are persons..." - before. It was interesting to read about it and to see these sculptures.

Thank tyziaa
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Very Important... I will drink tea to that! The Famous Five or The Valiant Five[1] (French: Célèbres cinq) were five Alberta women who asked the Supreme Court of Canada to answer the question, "Does the word 'Persons' in Section 24 of the British North America...More

Thank Paul_Westmerland
Reviewed 7 February 2017

A very educational and historical landmark in Ottawa. This Famous Five monument is to commemorate the pursuit for women's rights to participate on legislative bodies to the country's greater power, the senate; three had been members of the Alberta legislature. The five women were activists...More

Thank Cielo5
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Not only does this monument share one of the most important moments in Canadian history, but it does it in a fun way. The statues of the famous five are simple, relaxed, and even fun. There's something special about seeing them raise a cup of...More

Thank CandyCritic
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Great place to see the monuments important to British olorizarían of Canada. Nice monument park between the Parliament and Peace Tower. Great city views and picture area. You can walk and sit on the nearby benches and enjoy the views.

Thank Sunflw5
Reviewed 19 January 2017

One of the most important moments in our history. Women Are Persons. Go join these important women for a photo op and some pretend tea!

Thank Gord V
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