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Notre Dame Basilica, Ottawa

4.7
Religious Site · Tourist Spot
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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  • Beautiful church right in the heart of downtown Ottawa, great architecture inside. It is right opposite the National Art Gallery. Parking in the rear and is free during service times. There are...  more »
  • Beautiful to behold the Majesty and Decadence of Notre Dame Basilica. Plenty of parking behind the church and across from the National Gallery.  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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