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What’s open and closed in London on Remembrance Day Monday

Several services are taking place throughout the city on Remembrance Day.
Several services are taking place throughout the city on Remembrance Day. Global News

Remembrance Day is not a statutory holiday in Ontario, but there are a few closures.

What’s open: 

  • Municipal offices
  • Malls
  • Grocery stores
  • Schools and post-secondary institutions
  • LCBO
  • Beer Store
  • The London Transit Commission will run on a regular schedule.

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What’s closed:

  • Federal and provincial government offices
  • Banks (this includes TD Canada Trust, Royal Bank of Canada, Scotiabank, CIBC and BMO)
  • Canada Post
Vernon students help leave no stone alone for Remembrance Day
Vernon students help leave no stone alone for Remembrance Day

Remembrance Day events:

Remembrance Day Service (Cenotaph in Victoria Park, 10:45-11:45 a.m.)

  • The veterans’ parade forms up at the Delta Armouries at 10:15 a.m. and marches from Dundas Street to Wellington Street to Dufferin Avenue, arriving at the cenotaph at 10:45 a.m.
  • Service to follow.
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Remembrance Day at the Museum (Royal Canadian Regiment Museum, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.)

  • The public is welcome to observe the Remembrance Ceremony, tour the museum and interact with veterans.

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Road closures (8 a.m.-1 p.m.):

  • Dufferin Avenue between Wellington Street to Picton Street
  • Dundas Street between Waterloo Street and Wellington Street
  • Wellington Street between Dufferin Avenue to Wolfe Street