We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Famous Five Monument

1 Wellington Street | Parliament Hill, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Review Highlights
Meaning gets lost

Five women sculpted in different poses ! Great for making funny pictures but also have meaning... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Shanel L
Toronto, Canada
Found it by accident, but great insight into more Canadian history

I had no idea this monument was here, but while wandering the grounds of Parliament Hill we... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Rutland, Vermont
Read all 136 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
1 Wellington Street | Parliament Hill, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (136)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 103 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Five women sculpted in different poses ! Great for making funny pictures but also have meaning behind it

Thank Shanel L
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I had no idea this monument was here, but while wandering the grounds of Parliament Hill we stumbled across this and spent 15 minutes looking and reading about the history. This is one of the things I appreciate about the Canadian government's willingness to put...More

Thank lhousesoccer
Reviewed 9 January 2018

Great monument of the famous five on the grounds of Parliament Hill. Every Canadian should visit the Hill at least once and just have a look around and learn something about your country.

1  Thank Spuddler
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Easy to see when visiting Parliament Hill and a further insight into famous people in Canadian history

Thank Sharon M
Reviewed 6 November 2017

I went to see this while I was waiting for my tour time of the Parliament. There are a lot of memorials and statues in the grounds that are worth seeing. This particular one is quite impressive. You can walk in amongst the statues of...More

1  Thank Richard F
Reviewed 5 November 2017

An interesting way to share the a stories of these five women & how they shaped Canadian history; a great place for photos

2  Thank Geraldine F
Reviewed 11 October 2017

It was interesting reading about the women that were portrayed and what they did for women's rights in the past.

1  Thank Ross W
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Plenty places of interest, must see the soldiers marching in the morning .Ottawa is so relaxing, public transport very cost competitive and offer a good reliable service.

Thank brackendogz
Reviewed 14 September 2017

This exhibit on the grounds of the Parliament Hill was a nice tribute to 5 women who pursued to get women certain rights in Canada in the past century. Good history lesson and very nicely put together. As this is only one statue of many...More

Thank GatorVictoria_BC
Reviewed 7 September 2017

A collection of statues of the famous five having tea provides the perfect setting for interesting photos, which many people take after visiting the changing of the guard on the Hill in the summer. These women played a significant role in ensuring women's rights in...More

Thank 263beatriceh
Nearby HotelsSee all 69 hotels in Ottawa
Fairmont Chateau Laurier
3,217 reviews
.05 km away
The Westin Ottawa
2,219 reviews
.20 km away
Capital Hill Hotel & Suites
780 reviews
.34 km away
Lord Elgin
449 reviews
.40 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Sidedoor Contemporary Kitchen & Bar
426 reviews
.27 km away
248 reviews
.20 km away
564 reviews
.12 km away
Courtyard Restaurant
337 reviews
.25 km away
Nearby Attractions
Rideau Canal
4,309 reviews
.06 km away
Ottawa Locks
647 reviews
.09 km away
National Arts Centre
250 reviews
.19 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Famous Five Monument staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines