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The National Holocaust Monument is a Holocaust memorial in Ottawa, Ontario, across from the Canadian War Museum at the northeast corner of Wellington and Booth Streets, and about 1.5 km away from Parliament Hill. The memorial has been designed by Daniel Libeskind.The National Holocaust Monument Act , which established plans to create the memorial in Canada's capital, received Royal Assent on March 25, 2011. The law was introduced as a private members bill by Tim Uppal, Minister of State and MP for Edmonton—Sherwood Park and received unanimous support.The monument features a view of the Peace Tower and photographs by Edward Burtynsky. The team was led by Lord Cultural Resources.The monument is overseen by the National Capital Commission. Wikipedia


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National Holocaust Monument, Ottawa

The National Holocaust Monument​, "Landscape of Loss, Memory and Survival", was unveiled in Ottawa in the fall of 2017.

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The National Holocaust Monument in Ottawa

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National Holocaust Monument - Ottawa

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Canada National Holocaust Monument - Tour & Plaque Reading

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