Visit the Maid of the Mist Boat ride in Niagara Falls NY USA.
The Maid of the Mist is located at 1 Prospect Street in Niagara Falls NY USA. Phone: 1-(716) 284-8897
2023 Boat Ride Ticket price: Adult $28.25 USD, Child $16.50 – 6-12, USD – taxes included. >5 no charge.
Hours are from 10am to 5pm during spring and fall with extended hours during the summer. View current hours Now open 7 days a week.
Open seven days a week during the months of May through October.
Visitors average 40-60 minutes here.
Restrooms and gift shop are available.
Parking fees range from $10.00 to $20.00. parking information
The Niagara Scenic Trolley stops at Prospect Point.
The iconic Maid of the Mist is every bit exciting as you could possibly imagine! Water rushes all around as you “soak” in the excitement and explore the roar of the Falls. A historical ride aboard the world-famous Maid of the Mist is a half hour thrill of a lifetime! North America’s oldest tourist attraction, millions of visitors have enjoyed the boat tours since 1846. Maid of the Mist boats will take you from the docks past the base of the American Falls, then into the basin of the magnificent Canadian Horseshoe Falls.
Operating from late April/early May to early November each year. Maid of the Mist boats depart every 15 minutes. A recyclable souvenir raincoat is provided free with admission to help keep you dry from the mist and spray. At the end of your boat tour you can visit the Maid of the Mist gift shop.
Reservations are not necessary and tickets can be purchased at the entrance to the NY State Observation Tower within Niagara Falls State Park. After purchasing your ticket you will then take an elevator ride to our boarding docks at the river. The Maid of the Mist is accessible for physically challenged persons.
Automobile parking is available. For navigation to the parking lot use the following address: Niagara Falls Visitor Center Parking Lot 1 Niagara Falls NY USA. The parking area is a 4 minute walk to the ticket window (.2 mile /300 meters).
Method of payment — Cash, Visa, MasterCard, Discover.
Rates and schedule are subject to change without notice.
April 15 – May 21: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Weekdays & 9:00 am – 6:00 pm Weekends
May 22 – May 26: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
May 27 & 28: 9:00 am – 8:00 pm May 29: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
May 30 – June 16: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm Sunday – Friday & 8:00 pm Saturday
June 17 – August 8: 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
August 9 – August 28: 9:00 am – 7:30 pm
August 29 – September 3: 9:00 am – 7:15 pm
September 4th: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
September 5 – October 3: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Weekdays & 9:00 am – 6:00 pm Weekends
October 4 – October 31: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Daily
November 1 – November 5: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Daily
This video displays the old Maid of the Mist boat passing in front of the American Falls.