Outdoors in Niagara Falls & Around

Niagara Falls State Park

The traditional way to see Niagara Falls is on the Maid of the Mist, a boat cruise that’s ferried soaking visitors into the rapids right below the falls since 1846. You can also walk along the Prospect Park Point wa…
Viewpoint in Niagara Falls & Around

Prospect Point Observation Tower

Part of the Maid of the Mist complex, this viewpoint juts out into Niagara River, giving a vista onto the American Falls.
Viewpoint in Niagara Falls & Around

Cave of the Winds

On the north corner of Goat Island, don a rain poncho (provided) and take an elevator down to walkways just 25ft from the crashing water at the base of Bridal Veil Falls. (Despite the name, the platforms run in fron…
Museum in Niagara Falls & Around

Wax Museum at Niagara

Not the most state-of-the-art museum, but huge, entertaining and packed with interesting stories: massacres, stunt-jumpers and that time the water stopped flowing. Pose for a photo in an actual barrel someone rode o…
Aquarium in Niagara Falls & Around

Aquarium of Niagara Falls

Museum in Niagara Falls & Around

Schoellkopf Geological Museum