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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.
  • Excellent56%
  • 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 1 week ago

This park is near the Byward market and across the canal from Parliament Hill. It is a nice place to walk (after you climb the stairs from the market). Great views of the locks, the small museum near the end of the canal, canal locks,...More

Thank RetiredGuyJack
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This park was a nice leisurely walk from the Ottawa Marriott on Kent Street, and gave me a lovely place to walk my dogs during my visit. In May, the tulips are GORGEOUS and the park is very safe, perfectly located, and excellently maintained.

Thank Joan M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a downtown park situated across the locks from Parliament Hill. An elevated riverfront park that offers fantastic photographic shots of many downtown landmarks and river views. Great in all seasons, wonderfully colourful at the spring Tulip Festival, summer is the ideal season for...More

Thank Footsloggers
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was green. There were folks bumming on the grass. Nice downtown break from the urban life. I am not sure what else one would do there aside from relaxing

Thank Tytusmk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Gorgeous park that overlooks the Fairmont hotel and Parliament. Gorgeous display of tulips in May. Great for a peaceful walk and view of Ottawa

Thank Lynn C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The landscape is awesome. You can get different scenic look out: Parliament Hill with the hill, Ottawa River, Alexandra Bridge, Notre Dame Basilica, and so on. It's one of Tulip Festival spot. This place is great for picnic when the weather is awesome. Hidden germ...More

Thank safrina c
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was hoping that there would be tulips to see in this small park, but was disappointed. The stroll along the river was good, but not much else to do here. 1 hour is all you need

Thank diyguy88
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Though area becomes crowded being sandwiched between the Parliament Hill, National Gallery and Notre Dame basilica, place is nice to rest from all the walking. Tulips are gorgeous and place is well maintained.

Thank Nelson C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely place to walk around. Very nice views of the Parliament, the river and the tulips were colorful!!!

Thank 8,960
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you're staying at the Chateau Laurier or are just in the vicinity, Major's Hill Park is a nice place to walk through. You get a good view of Parliament, the Rideau Canal and locks to the Ottawa River, the Ottawa River, the Chateau Laurier,...More

Thank TorontoSteve58
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