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Niagara Falls Observation Tower

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333 Prospect St, Niagara Falls State Park, Niagara Falls, NY 14303
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This tower provides great views of the falls. It was free when we went on it; and I believe is free of charge during the winter season. It didn’t open in the morning due to the ice on the ground; but was opened by 11.30am....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't miss the observatory!! You can see all of the falls at once, tower over the river between New York and Canada, and see the color changing lights perfectly at night!

Thank Jamie G
Reviewed 1 week ago

If heights make you really nervous...stay away from this observation tower!!!! If you want an amazing view of the three falls then this is one of the spots you want to be sure to visit! It is a breath taking view of the falls and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The observation deck gives you an amazing view of Niagra Falls. You can see a boat entering the horseshoe, and then you can go down and experience it for yourself. Simply amazing!!!

Thank jeffdK2338TY
Reviewed 1 week ago

I loved that you could see them loading boats on the Canadian side from the tower. They were dressed in red while the US side was dressed in blue ponchos. The perfect place to take tons of photos.

Thank Judy C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This tower gave us a more wider view of the falls and also could see were you get on the boats for the tour close to the falls. Great view

Thank Rachel S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After the Maid of the Mist - this is a must stop just to see more! The pictures you can capture are amazing.

Thank PB6751
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

….ALTHOUGH ONLY FREE TO “MAID OF THE MIST” TICKET HOLDERS (AT MOST TIMES) If you haven’t a ticket, don’t panic. Very inexpensive access is available. See tips down page. The OBSERVATION DECK is cantilevered from the top of the LIFT TOWER which takes patrons down...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent views from the observation Tower. be sure to add this stop to your bucket list. We were here in October and it was still crowded, but probably less crowded than in the summer!

Thank Becky D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great views, I am afraid of heights so I was a little dizzy looking down over the edge of the railing, but what an incredible experience!!

Thank Kelli C
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Jose C
29 October 2018|
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Response from Chrisneoh69 | Reviewed this property |
it's not a ticketed attraction so should be open. that being said it wasn't raining when we were there. just check on the parks website, lots of information there. BUT don't buy the Niagara pass. only thing u want to do is... More
18 September 2018|
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Response from LJ O | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is.
Elango N
8 July 2018|
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Response from Hemant K | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is on the US side. One gets some spectacular views!
Elango N
8 July 2018|
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Response from Sowmya S | Reviewed this property |
The one I reviewed is on the US side
2 July 2018|
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Response from kimberlydH4501XD | Reviewed this property |
I know the park is open year round....just not sure which sites are available to tour.