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Maid of the Mist-Since 1846. Trips depart every 15 minutes from Prospect Point, Niagara Falls State Park in Niagara Falls, New York. Tours are 20 minutes long. Take a ride to the base of Niagara Falls for an experience to remember. Souvenir rain...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Prospect Point, Niagara Reservation State Park, Niagara Falls, NY 14303
+1 716-284-8897
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My second trip on the Maid of the Mist. This time with our kids, boat gets crowded but the view is spectacular. While the trip is not very long, it's long enough to get wet and feel and see the Horseshoe Falls and Bridal Veil...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Tricia M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If you visit the falls then doing the Maid of The Most is a must. Go early. When you get on the boat everyone clammers to the top. I've found the best spot is on the lower level on the bow! Incredible experience and pictures...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank fmhsgrad96
Reviewed 5 days ago

This will give you amazing, up close views of Niagara Falls! A great little park to sit in and enjoy the views as well!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Koro214
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful tour up close as you can get to the falls! Be prepared you will get wet! We took as many pics as we could before having to hide our cameras and phones for safety. The tour starts going down the elevator shaft below the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank deebug2470
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Do book your tickets in advance. The queue to board the boat was very orderly. We were given blue coloured rain coats and sandals to protect us from the spray of the falls. The ride takes us close to all the three falls on the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Krishhere
Reviewed February 13, 2019

Maid of the Mist is in Niagara Falls State Park . First you can view the falls from up on the Observation Tower in which is in the park. Then you can take a Elevator ride down to the Maid of the Mist Were you...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Animegoogie
Reviewed February 13, 2019

This place it's a dream come true! Beautiful in all his beauty. Must see!!! Been there with family and we all enjoy

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Lina J
Reviewed February 12, 2019

Lines were long but moved fairly quickly. Leaving and waiting for the elevator is a joke. It was a mass exit.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mikecsd007
Reviewed February 10, 2019 via mobile

No words can quite describe this amazing view. The staff for the maid of the mist were great, we took our 14month old too. And had an incredible day

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Expatmumandbaby
Reviewed February 7, 2019 via mobile

What a great experience to get up close to the falls! Maid of the Mist is worth the cost! So much fun! Bring your bikes to Niagra Falls! There are bike trails all around. We also rode our bikes to the whirlpool & hiked down...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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February 20, 2019|
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Response from Jomil0423 | Reviewed this property |
If you are visiting Niagara Falls I would say go to the Canadian side. The US side is nice but the Canadian side has more for families to do and see. They also have a boat ride on their side that is the same as the Maid of... More
January 13, 2019|
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Response from Tim R | Property representative |
The opening date each year depends on ice conditions in the river. It is very possible that the boats will be operating on April 24th.
January 13, 2019|
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Response from PSUFamilyof4 | Reviewed this property |
Their website says the opening day is determined by when there is no more ice flow on the river. By that date the I e should be long gone and they should be open.