Niagara Falls and Western New York

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  • 1. 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

  • 2. Buffalo and Erie County Naval and Military Park

    Military Site

    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

  • 3. 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

  • 4. 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

  • 5. 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

  • 6. Griffis Sculpture Park

    Public Art (Mural/Sculpture/Statue)

    More than 200 sculptures by prominent local, national, and international artists are displayed in a variety of natural settings at this 400...Read More

  • 7. Herschell Carrousel Factory Museum


    The old factory contains two operating carousels—one from 1916 and a smaller "kiddie carousel" from the 1940s—as well as a menagerie of hand...Read More

  • 8. Martin's Fantasy Island

    Amusement Park/Water Park

    Martin's Fantasy Island has more then 100 rides, including a wooden roller coaster, a 140-foot-tall swing ride, and a petting zoo, and a water...Read More

  • 9. Niagara Power Project Visitors Center

    Information Center

    Niagara Falls generates power at one of the largest hydroelectric plants in the world (the largest in New York State). The visitor center, 4½...Read More

  • 10. Pedaling History Bicycle Museum


    More than 400 rare and unique bicycles and related antiques and memorabilia are on display at one of the largest bicycle museums in the world. ...Read More

  • 11. Steel Plant Museum


    Photos, exhibits, and memorabilia pay tribute to western New York's steel workers and what was once the largest steel plant in the world, Bethlehem...Read More

  • 12. Toy Town Museum


    Rare and one-of-a-kind toys are on display at this museum, which also houses a collection of Fisher-Price toys from 1931 to the present; a huge...Read More

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