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

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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

2:33Vernon 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.

Transgender Day of Remembrance (Aeolian Hall, 7-10 p.m.)

  • Pride London is hosting an event to remember and honour the memory of those whose lives were lost around the world in acts of anti-transgender violence.

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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

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