Canadian Landmarks - 30 Famous Landmarks in Canada Story

By Alli Sewell

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Introduction

Canadian Landmarks - 30 Famous Landmarks in Canada Story

Canada in North America is a beautiful and inviting country full of many unique natural...

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Landmark 1

Green Gables Heritage Place, Cavendish, Prince Edward Island

Located in Prince Edward National Park, Green Gables Heritage Place is a 19th-century farm and...

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Landmark 2

Confederation Bridge, Borden-Carleton, Prince Edward Island

Confederation Bridge is a 12,900 meter-long bridge that connects Prince Edward Island to New Brunswick....

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Landmark 3

Hopewell Rocks, Hopewell Cape, New Brunswick

Hopewell Rocks is one of many stunning natural landmarks in Canada. This attraction is located...

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Landmark 4

Reversing Falls, Saint John, New Brunswick

Saint John Reversing Falls is an interesting natural landmark in Canada. Located on the Saint...

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Landmark 5

Halifax Citadel, Halifax, Nova Scotia

The Halifax Citadel National Historic Site comprises four fortifications built on Citadel Hill. The Citadel...

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Landmark 6

Peggy’s Cove Lighthouse, Peggy's Cove, Nova Scotia

Peggy’s Point Lighthouse is found in Peggy’s Cove just outside Halifax in Nova Scotia. This...

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Landmark 7

Lunenburg Harbour, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia

Lunenburg is a picturesque fishing village known for its fishing boat-filled harbor and bright colored...

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Landmark 8

Signal Hill, St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador

Signal Hill overlooks St. John’s in Newfoundland and Labrador. This famous landmark in Canada has...

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Landmark 9

Hôtel de Glace, Saint-Gabriel-de-Valcartier, Quebec

Hôtel de Glace, or ice hotel, is a hotel and bar in Quebec City, Quebec,...

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Landmark 10

Fairmont Le Chateâu Frontenac, Quebec City, Quebec

Fairmont Le Chateâu Frontenac is a 19th-century chateau found in Quebec City. This building is...

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Landmark 11

Notre-Dame Basilica of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec

Notre-Dame Basilica is located in Old Montreal close to the city’s downtown and Old Port...

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Landmark 12

Saint Joseph’s Oratory, Montreal, Quebec

Saint Joseph’s Oratory is a Roman Catholic basilica located on the edge of Mount Royal...

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Landmark 13

Fairmont Le Chateâu Montebello, Montebello, Québec

This landmark is another hotel owned by the Fairmont chain. Fairmont Le Chateâu Montebello, found...

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Landmark 14

The Canadian Museum of History, Gatineau, Quebec

The Canadian History Museum is a cultural landmark in Canada that’s well worth a visit!...

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Landmark 15

Rideau Canal, Ottawa, Ontario

The Rideau Canal is a waterway that connects Canada’s capital city of Ottawa in Ontario...

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Landmark 16

Parliament Hill, Ottawa, Ontario

Parliament Hill, in the capital of Ottawa, is one of the country’s most important landmarks....

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Landmark 17

The National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario

This cultural landmark is known as Canada’s national art museum. The National Gallery of Canada...

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Landmark 18

CN Tower, Toronto, Ontario

The CN Tower is one of the most iconic landmarks in Toronto. The 553-meter observation...

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Landmark 19

Hockey Hall of Fame, Toronto, Ontario

How could we talk about famous Canadian landmarks without mentioning one that pays homage to...

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Landmark 20

Niagara Falls, Niagara Falls, Ontario

Niagara Falls is one of the most recognizable landmarks in Canada (and in the world!)...

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Landmark 21

Athabasca Sand Dunes, Uranium City, Saskatchewan

The Athabasca Sand Dunes are found in a Provincial Park of the same name in...

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Landmark 22

The West Edmonton Mall, Edmonton, Alberta

This Edmonton based site is a more modern and entertainment-based landmark. The West Edmonton Mall...

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Landmark 23

Banff National Park, Banff, Alberta

Banff National Park is one of the most well-known parks in Canada and is found...

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Landmark 24

Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump, Fort MacLeod, Alberta

Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump World Heritage Site is one of North America’s oldest buffalo jumps. This...

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Landmark 25

The Canadian Rockies

The Canadian Rockies are made up of the Alberta and BC Rockies. These combine to...

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Landmark 26

Mount Robson, Mount Robson, British Columbia

Mount Robson is a mountain in the Canadian Rocky mountain range found in Mount Robson...

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Landmark 27

Stanley Park and Seawall, Vancouver, British Columbia

Stanley Park and the Stanley Park Seawall are among the most popular landmarks in Canada...

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Landmark 28

Grouse Mountain, North Vancouver, British Columbia

Grouse Mountain is another amazing natural landmark in Canada. Located just a 20-minute drive from...

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Landmark 29

Capilano Suspension Bridge, North Vancouver, British Columbia

The Capilano Suspension Bridge in North Vancouver is a famous landmark in BC among tourists...

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Landmark 30

The Northern Lights (Aurora Borealis), Yellowknife, Northwest Territories

Canada’s Northwest Territories is the perfect place to spot the magical Northern Lights (Aurora Borealis.)...

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Conclusion

In Summary

Canada is a fantastic location for travelers. The range of incredible natural landscapes, bustling cities,...

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