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Culture of Niagara Falls. Places to visit - old town, temples, theaters, museums and palaces

American Falls The main spot of tourist interest in the city is the Niagara Fall being a unique natural landmark which is currently well known in every nook of the globe. The suburbs of the water fall are equipped with observation platforms and terraces open for tourists to enjoy the sight of the grand natural water creation. The most famous observation platform is considered to be the Table Rock. A few centuries ago there was a huge flat stone considered to be a sacred place by the Indians where they held different rituals.
This city is located on the border of America and Canada. The same named river divides the city into two conventional parts - the U.S. and Canada ones, which are connected by a bridge. Every … Open
In the course of time the natural platform got destroyed. A few years ago the last stone was moved away to avoid rock-fall. On the place of the former natural platform a new artificial platform was created which by its look fully resembles the initial one, however it is safe and sound for visitors. Another symbol of the city is the so called Rainbow Bridge. The bridge is constructed over the water fall and joins the American and Canadian parts of the city.
Apart from world renowned natural landmarks and sights of the city, Niagara is rich in cultural objects and spots as well. The Mackenzie Heritage Printery Museum is a must visit destination for tourists. The museum keeps an original collection of private things of the politician. A part of the museum is taken by the library and the exposition of antique furniture. The city also offers the tourists to visit ancient architectural landmarks and sights among which one will find the Fort George and the Fort Erie. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
The main symbol of the city of Niagara is definitely a grand waterfall of the same name. Unique natural landmark is far not the one and only spot of tourist interest in the area. The city … Open
These massive constructions will stun the visitors with scale and grandness. Both forts are perfectly preserved till nowadays despite their age. An important landmark of the city is the Botanical Garden of Niagara which was established in 1936. The garden is located not far from the water fall and presents to its visitor a huge collection of exotic plants. The territory of the garden is more than a hundred acres in size. It hosts the world largest floral clock. The Butterfly Conservatory is located on the premises of the Botanical Garden as well. The collection of the conservatory accumulates more than two thousands of species of insects.
American Falls Natural attractions admirers will love to visit a park named after the Queen Victoria. The park boasts a rich collection of eastern adornment plants. The visitors of the Niagara Glen nature reserve can observe a huge variety of unique geological formations apart from rich plant collection. The remains of primitive animals were discovered on the territory of the park.
In the section below, you can get one of our excursion tickets or city discovery tours over Niagara Falls and surroundings. Our website offers 10-30% lower ticket prices, when compared to the offline purchase on the spot.

City tours, excursions and tickets in Niagara Falls and surroundings

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Map of all palaces
Public palaces near Niagara Falls
♥   Palace 'Queen’s Tower' , 67.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all art galleries
Art galleries in Niagara Falls
♥   Gallery 'Albright-Knox Art Gallery' Buffalo, 23.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all churches
Cathedrals and basilicas near Niagara Falls
♥   St. Joseph Cathedral Buffalo, 27.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Basilica of St. Adalbert Buffalo, 28.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Our Lady of Victory Basilica and National Shrine Lackawanna, 35.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   St. Paul’s Basilica Toronto, 67.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   St. Michael’s Cathedral Basilica Toronto, 67.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Shrine of Our Mother of Perpetual Help Toronto, 67.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   St. Josaphat’s Cathedral Toronto, 70.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo

Unique spots in Niagara Falls and near

CN Tower

From the series “Breathtaking high-altitude observation points with panoramic views on cities”
All fans of walking the roofs are fastened with special safety systems. After that, they can walk on the outdoor terrace without any fear and admire the panorama of Toronto. The indoor part of the site also has an amazing feature; it is equipped with a glass floor giving a breathtaking experience of admiring objects located at the bottom. … Read further

Niagara Falls

From the series “Greatest waterfalls on Earth”
The height of waterfalls is relatively small and is about 53 meters, they are assured leaders of another indicator - the width. Waterfall the "Horseshoe" has a width of 792 meters, even the width of the “American Falls”, which is 323 meters, seems to be quite modest. According to scientists, the complex of waterfalls aged more than nine thousand years, the reason for its formation was the rapid melting of glaciers. Water washed a huge channel in soft sandstone. For thousands of years, rocks formed under sandstone make the "frame" for the waterfalls. … Read further
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Excursions over cultural sights of neighbours of Niagara Falls

Culture guide to Niagara Falls. Which fascinating sights to visit once you are in Niagara Falls: temples, museums, churches, museums, theaters and castles. Recommendations (with addresses, phone numbers and links) on the places 'must visit' in Niagara Falls. Plan your own city excursion by using this page info!
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