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Niagara Falls Discovery Center

Niagara Falls State Park, Niagara Falls, NY 14303
+1 716-278-1070
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Small museum

Quite a small museum, we didn't spend much time there because we came by closing and we just had... read more

Reviewed 20 November 2017
Anastasia E
Small museum

One short movie and some geological facts about niagra. The best thing was the view of niagra from... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
Monabhi29
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Niagara Falls State Park, Niagara Falls, NY 14303
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Reviewed 20 November 2017

Quite a small museum, we didn't spend much time there because we came by closing and we just had time to watch a 10 mins movie. The rest might be interesting for kids: interactive expositions, history and geological samples. It was part of Discovery Pass,...More

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Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

One short movie and some geological facts about niagra. The best thing was the view of niagra from outside the centre .

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Reviewed 13 September 2017

Information on this movie was very helpful to tell the story of the Falls. Took the trolley here and watched the movie.

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Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

The Disovery Center is a great stop to learn about the history and geological history of The Falls. Definitely for the older children or those who are able to be sustained while adults read more. The movie is very informative. A great stop.

Thank Stacey B
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

This center in the state park is well worth visiting even if you do not do the boat trip, it is full of interesting facts about the fall.

Thank d2_1948
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Reviewed 23 August 2017

The waterfall is amazing, but if you are more interested in history than this is definately the place to visit. You can find out how the waterfall was formed and how it changed over the years.

Thank Annie N
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

An informational center that explains many of the natural resources found in the area. A short film about the the falls and the energy resources.

Thank amisselli
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Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

If you are not interested in history or geography, this place is not going to excite you. It provides information, but there should be some way to deliver it in an interesting way. There is a 20-30 minute show too, but the sound/ visuals are...More

Thank JesRmR12
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Reviewed 4 August 2017

Went through this pretty fast as most things required you to read a lot about rocks and glaciers. Nothing really interesting. Would not have gone if it was not included in the discovery Pass.

Thank Chrissy262014
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Reviewed 3 August 2017

I guess my big problem is the size. Not much to see when you enter. There is a film ( we didn't stay for). I'm use to well laid out museums with multiple exibits. Unfortuantely this isn't one of them. I think we were in...More

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Response from amrjefferson | Reviewed this property |
I believe this building is around 3 dollars to get into and 2 for kids. But I agree with the comment above- grab the discovery pass!
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