Niagara Falls USA & Canada Tourism

Niagara Falls

In Niagara Falls Canada Queen Victoria Park is open for viewing the Falls. Hornblower’s Boat ride below the Falls in Canada is open for the season.  

In Niagara Falls USA Prospect Point, Goat Island and the Cave of the Winds are open. The Maid of the Mist boat ride is now open for the season.

Whirlpool Jet boat tours are open and a discount is available. 

For the most up to date status of Niagara Falls Attractions please visit our “Now Open in Niagara Falls” page. Niagara Falls parking info.

If you are looking for accommodations at a Niagara Falls hotel check out our updated Editor’s Top 10 hotels in Niagara Falls.

Need information about crossing the border at Niagara Falls? You can read all about it here.

The Nightly Illumination of Niagara Falls will be displayed every evening for 2024.

This amazing image of the Canadian “horseshoe” Falls was the winning entry for one of our previous photo contests. For those looking to experince Niagara Falls from the same angle you can try one of two local air-tour providers. In Niagara Falls Canada there is Niagara Helicopters and Rainbow Air in the USA. 

Panorama of Niagara Falls & the Rainbow Bridge

What is the most exciting adventure besides visiting the Falls? The Whirlpool Jetboat ride is the most exhilarating ride on the planet! Over 1.5 million people have experienced the thrills of riding through the Niagara Rapids on board one of their 1200hp turbo diesel jetboats. Reservations are required and there are departures from both the Canadian and USA sides of the Niagara River. This amazing ride is considered to be one of North America’s most thrilling experiences. For more information and discounted rates you can start here.

Experience the mystery and art of illusion with Greg Frewin, International Grand Champion of Magic. This Magical Niagara Falls show features spectacular appearances and your imagination will be captivated and you will be amazed “Beyond Belief!” A family friendly show featuring illusions which astounded International audiences at the Flamingo Hilton in Las Vegas for two years. Come enjoy a Vegas show in Niagara Falls! For more info visit the Greg Frewin Theatre.

Fireworks at Niagara Falls 2024

Join us for a spectacular free fireworks display at 10:00pm every evening. The fireworks are displayed directly in front of the American Falls over the Niagara River. Fireworks run from May 17th through October 14th 2024.

What’s new in Niagara Falls? Niagara Parks in Niagara Falls Canada opened a literally cool new addition to the Niagara Power Station. A glass enclosed elevator descends almost 200 feet down to the original tailrace tunnel from the original plant. After disembarking the elevator you follow the 2,200 foot (670 meters) long tunnel which ends with a viewing platform that offers spectacular views of the Canadian Falls.

Nightfall at Niagara time lapse video