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Notre Dame Basilica

385 Sussex Dr. | at Guigues Ave., Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5H5, Canada
+1 613-241-7496
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This beautiful and ornate gothic-style cathedral is recognized by its twin spires.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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385 Sussex Dr. | at Guigues Ave., Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5H5, Canada
Byward Market Area
385 Sussex Dr. | at Guigues Ave., Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5H5, Canada
+1 613-241-7496
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Notre Dame Basilica is a very beautiful cathedral-type church and if you are nearby, it is worth a visit.

Thank EJW3
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is an absolutely beautiful church - awesome, inspiring with moving services, In my opinion, it is the most beautiful church and religious centre in Ottawa. We attended Christmas services there - and it was most uplifting.

Thank Roman H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a gorgeous church and really stands out even in the city views. The church grounds are beautiful.

Thank sandramerwin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tours and regular concerts as well as full services of Mass. Open all year and especially beautiful at Christmas time.....

Thank milestone
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful, amazing building. We required handicapped accessibility and staff were very helpful we we phoned for information

Thank Swilson70
Reviewed 4 December 2017

This is a great church to visit only a walking distance from the downtwon Ottawa. The building is beautiful outside and in.

Thank Marko_Polo12
Reviewed 21 November 2017

Sightseeing visit. Breathtaking. Must see visit on the inside. Can visit to sightsee, to attend mass, or to pray.

Thank Burghluv2travel
Reviewed 16 November 2017

Nice church to visit, located on Sussex Drive,downtown Ottawa, just across National Gallery, a place to visit and take picture. limited parking nearby, walking distance from downtown hotel or park underground.

Thank Hin T
Reviewed 10 November 2017

This is a beautiful church which stands tall just outside the boundaries of the Ottawa Byward Market. Right across from the Art Gallery it makes for a great photo opportunity. Definitely recommend visiting if you are out and about touring in downtown Ottawa.

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 8 November 2017

This Basilica is nothing very special. However, as it is located right in front of the National Gallery it is worth having a short visit.

Thank Otto B
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3 August 2016|
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Response from Spitfire346 | Reviewed this property |
Most of the time,but not during services or too late in the day.
Adela J
17 July 2015|
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Response from RestaurantAholic | Reviewed this property |
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