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Niagara Falls History Museum

Open Now: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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This is a good (exercise, that is) walk and is a must for those who want to know all about the... read more

Reviewed October 10, 2018
Saint Augustine Beach, Florida
Nice to get away from the noise

This was a well organized, well thought-out place. The staff were friendly and knowledgeable about... read more

Reviewed October 7, 2018
Rebecca W
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The Museum is housed within the old Stamford Town Hall built in 1874. The Lundy's Lane Historical Society was given the building in 1971, becoming the Lundy's Lane Historical Museum. On January 1st, 2010, the City of Niagara Falls took direct...more
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5810 Ferry St, Niagara Falls, Ontario L2G 1S9, Canada
+1 905-358-5082
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are alot of pictures, a nice clean musuem, very few artifacts. Free on Thursday evening, I believe

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Deb1956_15
Reviewed October 10, 2018

This is a good (exercise, that is) walk and is a must for those who want to know all about the Falls and its fascinating history. It's $5 Canadian and well worth it. They have a 45-minute film about the Falls and if it's not...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

20 minute walk from the falls and little to do with local history, more american slave history/ war of 1812, not much for kids under 14 to look at

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Greg B
Reviewed October 7, 2018

This was a well organized, well thought-out place. The staff were friendly and knowledgeable about their displays. The price was great ($10 CND) for two of us, parking was easy and inexpensive (street meter - $2).

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Rebecca W
Reviewed September 12, 2018

This small museaum is pretty worth to be visited because of the great history in it by pictures, videos, information boards of all of the registered people that have jumped in different artifacts *(capsules), from end of XIX century to present day,..unfortunatelly a few of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 23, 2018

Nicely done exhibits at a building not too far from the Falls Area. Learn some history about the area, through exhibits that you can read up on as you do your own walking tour. It’s a 2 story building so if doesn’t take long to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Clark B, Manager at Niagara Falls History Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 24, 2018

Glad you enjoyed it and thanks for the review. Hope to see you back some time.

Reviewed July 22, 2018

Whilst staying in Toronto we paid a visit to Niagara Falls and were very impressed at the organization of the entire complex. The !ayout, the staff and the value was brilliant.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Clark B, Manager at Niagara Falls History Museum, responded to this reviewResponded July 23, 2018

Glad you had a good time and thanks for the review.

Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

Read great reviews and it was a last minute addition to our plans . Highly reccomended if you want to learn more about the area . No parking fee , in NF thats rare

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 11, 2018

Very small but well done and a good place to kill a spare hour. Parking was easy and the place is in mint condition.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank JohnandJaneS
Reviewed July 2, 2018

The facility is quite nice. There are 3 exhibits - one of the war of 1812, one about the geology and daredevils of the falls, and another changing exhibition which happened to be an art exhibit when we went. The entry fee is small and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Michael V
November 28, 2017|
Response from Mira V | Reviewed this property |
Admission: Adult (20+) = $5.00 Students (6-19 years old or with valid student ID) = $4 Children (Under 6 years old) = Free Family (Up to 5 people – max. 3 adults) = $15 Thursday nights after 5pm = Free
Miranda J
July 18, 2017|
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Response from Wendy S | Reviewed this property |
We spent about an hour and a half - not counting the walk to the battle site. The museum is pretty small, but there is a celebration of Canada that you can spend 5 minutes viewing or an hour and 5 minutes viewing. You... More
sandy s
May 15, 2017|
Response from Clark B | Property representative |
There is lots of parking in our neighbourhood. The most logical is immediately behind the museum on Sylvia Place. There is a parking lot there, the three spots immediately behind the museum are free parking, the rest of... More