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Epic event in history that few people know.

Not to many know of the Tsunami that hit the coasts of Newfoundland. Great story to be told... read more

Reviewed 2 February 2018
Badgermedic
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Ottawa, Canada
Beautiful Monument, Superbly Located

This Monument has to be one of the most beautiful I have seen.   It is further enhanced by the... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2017
Jnanayog
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St. John's, Canada
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Reviewed 2 February 2018

Not to many know of the Tsunami that hit the coasts of Newfoundland. Great story to be told. Gorgeous view, wish I had a sea kayak!! Seen a seal while at the monument!

Thank Badgermedic
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

This Monument has to be one of the most beautiful I have seen.   It is further enhanced by the spectacular location which not only allows you to view the harbour and it's somewhat narrow entrance ( which compounded the effect of the Large Waves)...More

Thank Jnanayog
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Tsunami's we associate with the Pacific Ocean e.g., Japan but not the South Coast of Newfoundland. Growing up in this area we have all at one time or another heard our elders speak of this terrible event of November 1929. My Grandmother would tell stories...More

Thank Jnanayog
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Considering we knew nothing about this it was an eye opener. There was a local there when we pulled up by chance and he explained a little. The bay was empty of water between the waves. The Power of the sea

Thank roncdn
Reviewed 16 August 2014

Very well designed and maintained memorial to those that lost their lives in the Tidal Wave. Worth stopping and reading the information boards

Thank Kenato
Reviewed 9 July 2014

The area of the memorial is very appropriate looking out at the ocean. The area is easy to find & a lovely picnic stop.

Thank Brenda1012014
Reviewed 25 August 2013

The memorial was touching and worth a quick stop on the road. It is very well done and informative. Spend a minute and reflect.

Thank Frances4612
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