Niagara Falls and Western New York

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  • 1. Niagara Falls


    North American Indians called it Onguiaahram, or Thundering Waters. For hundreds of years, visitors to Niagara Falls have marveled at the sheer...Read More

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  • 2. Niagara Falls State Park

    Park (National/State/Provincial)

    This park hugs the Niagara River bordering the Horseshoe and American and Bridal Veil falls. It includes several islands: Goat Island—with several...Read More

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  • 3. Albright-Knox Art Gallery


    Twentieth-century art is well represented here. The gallery's collections are especially rich in postwar American and European art, including...Read More

  • 4. Allegany State Park

    Park (National/State/Provincial)

    Allegany State Park's 65,000 acres make this the largest park in the state system. More than 85 mi of trails vein the park, which encompasses...Read More

  • 5. Aquarium of Niagara


    Dive into Niagara's other water wonder. This is a close encounter with more than 1,500 aquatic animals, including sharks, piranhas, sea lions...Read More

  • 6. Beaver Island State Park

    Park (National/State/Provincial)

    Beaver Island State Park at the southern tip of the island, is a flat, grassy, sparsely treed expanse crossed with biking and walking-running...Read More

  • 7. Blue Sky Mausoleum


    In 1928 Darwin Martin commissioned a family mausoleum—a project he dropped after his fortunes were pummeled by the following year's stock-market...Read More

  • 8. Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens


    Even in the middle of winter you can soak in the sights and scents of the tropics under the domes of this Victorian glass conservatory. The...Read More

  • 9. Buffalo and Erie County Naval and Military Park

    Military Sight

    A guided-missile cruiser, destroyer, and a World War II submarine are on display at this 6-acre waterfront site, the largest inland naval park...Read More

  • 10. Buffalo City Hall & Observation Tower


    This broad-shouldered art-deco architectural masterpiece rises from the heart of downtown. An elevator to the 25th floor, then three flights...Read More

  • 11. Buffalo Museum of Science


    Exhibits cover everything from anthropology to zoology. One exhibit uses the stories of three mummies to explore what daily life was like for...Read More

  • 12. Buffalo Transportation/Pierce-Arrow Museum


    The Buffalo Transportation/Pierce-Arrow Museum is building a winged gas station from unfinished Wright plans. A former Wright apprentice is...Read More

  • 13. Buffalo Zoo


    Endangered Amur (Siberian) tigers, Asian elephants, and Indian rhinos are among the nearly 1,000 wild and exotic animals found in this natural...Read More

  • 14. Burchfield-Penney Art Center


    This premier showcase for western New York artists spotlights the works of watercolorist Charles Burchfield (1893–1967) and handcrafted objects...Read More

  • 15. Castellani Art Museum


    The collection at this museum, in a gray marble–faced building on the Niagara University campus (just north of the city), encompasses more than...Read More

  • 16. Cuba Cheese Shoppe


    The Cuba area has been known as a cheese center since the late 19th century. Stop by the Cuba Cheese Shoppe to buy locally made cheddar cheese...Read More

  • 17. Darien Lake Theme Park Resort

    Amusement Park/Water Park

    The Ride of Steel will have your heart racing faster than the 70 mph this roller coaster reaches. It's one of six coasters at this theme park...Read More

  • 18. Darien Lakes State Park

    Park (National/State/Provincial)

    The centerpiece of this 1,850-acre park is 12-acre Harlow Lake, which has a sandy beach. Hiking, bridle, and cross-country skiing trails vein...Read More

  • 19. Darwin D. Martin House Complex

    Notable Building

    The Darwin D. Martin House, part of the Darwin D. Martin House Complex in Buffalo's Parkside East Historic District, is considered one of...Read More

  • 20. Dunkirk Lighthouse and Veterans Park Museum

    Nautical Site/Lighthouse

    A beacon in the dark since 1826, this lighthouse still operates every night, using a Fresnel lens dating from an 1875 update, when the brick...Read More

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