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Major's Hill Park, Ottawa

#4 of 41 in Parks in Ottawa
Park · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Take a stroll along the manicured paths and rolling greens of Major's Hill Park, used for many special events all year round. Bring a snack and stretch out the well-kept grass, admiring views of the nearby architectural delights, the river, or seasonal festivities. On some days, a collectively run art gallery operates within the park's greenhouse complex--check the website for more information. For Major's Hill Park and beyond, use our Ottawa trip builder website to get the most from your Ottawa vacation.
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  • Amazing park very well maintained, with beautiful views to the river, islands, bridges and a very nice tavern. A space just to relax, walk, take pictures and enjoy!  more »
  • An unseasonably warm day in November. People in shorts and T-shirts. All the leaves were gone, unfortunately but the views were an eyeful in every direction. Close to the Rideau Centre and Byward...  more »
  • Beautiful place to walk in the spring and summer. Great place to picnic with family and friend. We grabbed our food at the market and walked over to eat and enjoy the weather.
  • A great park with an amazing lookout into the locks, Ottawa River, parts of Parliament and the History Museum in the Quebec side. It's definitely worth spending 30 minutes in a calm walk there, and reading the plates in the monuments, no matter what season you're facing.
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