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Notre Dame Basilica, Ottawa

4.6
#2 of 18 in Historic Sites in Ottawa
Step into the intricately designed Notre Dame Basilica, the oldest and largest church in Canada's capital city. At first glance the exterior may seem somewhat ordinary, with the exception of the reflective tin steeples visible from around the city. However, as you enter the church you're met with striking royal gold and blue features, such as the grand vaulted roof, a high altar, stained-glass windows, and a pipe organ boasting more than 1,000 pipes. Use our Ottawa trip planner to add Notre Dame Basilica and other attractions to your Ottawa vacation plans.
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  • This church is within walking distance from the Parliament area. It is a beautiful old church. The church is very big with lots of beautiful stained glass windows. It is located just a few minutes fro...  more »
  • Could there be a more beautiful place. The church was stunning. We only stayed a minute but took a million pictures  more »
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  • Beautiful church you must visit if you go to Montreal. I have been there many times and always had a good experience. Historic building.
  • So beautiful. No matter your faith, belief, or religion, this is a place to refresh your soul and contemplate.
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