Niagara Historical Society & Museum

Local history you never would’ve imagined

Discover the unique history of Niagara-on-the-Lake, thanks to the collection of works maintained by the Niagara Historical Society.

You’ll be surprised to learn that Niagara-on-the-Lake which provided a new home for refugees. Also serving as the capital of Upper Canada, it was once a battleground, and has been visited by millions as a vacation destination for over 100 years.

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43 Castlereagh St, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0, Canada

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#33 of 112 things to do in Niagara-on-the-Lake

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Ranked #33 of 112 things to do in Niagara-on-the-Lake

Mark G

Catonsville, Maryland

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The Niagara Historical Society & Museum does a great job giving the history of the area and visualizing what it was like to have lived here from the late 1700's to the present. The historic building...

PatB1215

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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As an American, and to my embarrassment, I have to admit I have never considered the Revolutionary War from the side of the Loyalists. This museum provides that perspective, because this area was...

torontocentric2

Las Vegas, Nevada

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Anyone who appreciates the 19th century architecture of Niagara-on-the-Lake deserves to learn the context of it at this first purpose-built historic museum in Ontario!

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