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Robert Moses Niagara Hydroelectric Power Station

77 Reviews

Robert Moses Niagara Hydroelectric Power Station

77 Reviews
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5777 Lewiston Rd, Lewiston, NY 14092-2152
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Enjoy Niagara County on our Hop On Hop Off shuttle to some of the area’s best attractions, wineries and restaurants. Focus on a single experience along a route line, or explore the entire region with convenient transfers between lines. <br><br>Food, shopping and attractions are the name of the game on our Green Route, including stops at the Niagara Falls USA Visitor Center, Fashion Outlets, Center Street restaurant &amp; boutique district, and Platter’s Chocolates.<br><br>Wine Lovers can explore the Niagara Wine Trail on our Purple Route, including stops at Spring Lake, Becker Farms &amp; Vizcarra Vineyards, Schulze, Black Willow, and Victorianbourg. <br><br>Our Yellow Route connects Lockport with Platter’s and Spring Lake, making it perfect for transferring between routes (if you don’t spend your whole day exploring Lockport, that is).<br><br>Your ticket for our Niagara Region and Wine Trail Tour includes special offerings from many of the featured stops. With so many places to explore, where will you go first?
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Kimmy S wrote a review Jul. 2019
Sykesville, Maryland23 contributions8 helpful votes
We stopped on our way home from our vacation in Canada. This was a great interactive experience for the whole family. I loved that it was educational for the kids too.
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Date of experience: July 2019
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Melissaf7374 wrote a review Jun. 2019
Lusby, Maryland4 contributions
We only added this to our plans after reading the other views. We were pleasantly surprised.We spent a little over an hour here and the best part.....it was completely free! This place is interactive with plenty of gadgets to engage children and adults alike. Great for a rainy day or if you just want to add it your itinerary. My child is 11 and her favorite part was static electricity ball that made her hair stick out like crazy!
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Date of experience: June 2019
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Kristie R wrote a review May 2019
Shirley, New York128 contributions27 helpful votes
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This place was fun, creative, and free, with beautiful views. I came alone, and had a ton of fun. The staff was excellent, and the entire facility, including the bathrooms was immacultately clean. If you don't have a car, you can get here via the free shuttle. Make sure to walk the entire observation deck, as the views are spectacular. Best surprise if the entire trip!
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Date of experience: May 2019
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Maurene_K wrote a review Dec. 2018
Dover, New Hampshire7,047 contributions4,811 helpful votes
While visiting Canadian friends with friends from home, we stopped to view this attraction from across the river on the Canadian side en route to points north. The only ways to get a frontal view of this power plant are from the parking area near the Sir Adam Beck II Generating Station in Niagara on-the-Lake in Ontario and by boat or helicopter. The view from the parking area in Ontario was fabulous and free. This power plant was named for New York City Metropolitan Area planner and master builder Robert Moses. It is owned and operated by the New York Power Authority. It stands across the river from the Sir Adam Beck II Generating Station in Niagara on-the-Lake, Ontario, Canada which came into service in 1954. Construction of this plant began in 1957. It opened in 1961. It cost $800 million. It is a gravity dam. The plant diverts water from the Niagara River above Niagara Falls and returns the water into the lower portion of the river near Lake Ontario. It uses 13 generators. We rate the Robert Moses Niagara Hydroelectric Power Station at 4.0. If you found this review helpful, please click THANK below.
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Date of experience: September 2018
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Melissa M wrote a review Aug. 2018
Leicester, New York3 contributions2 helpful votes
We stopped here on a whim and had a great time! We went with our 16 year old and not quite 2 year old, they both had a blast. There was a lot to learn and was mostly interactive exhibits. There was a motion simulator ride, build your own power station and multiple photo opportunities that send to your email. You even get a souvenir badge and postcard. Plan to spend about 90 minutes here (but could probably do a quick walk thru in 30). Worth a stop and even better it was all free!
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Date of experience: August 2018
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