Niagara County Tourism and Vacations
Lockport On the Erie Canal Erie Canal Locks and Boats
Western New York and the Historic Erie Canal

Erie Canal
Discovery Center
A multi-media museum devoted to the Erie Canal, particularly the "Flight of Five" locks constructed to lift the canal over the Niagara Escarpment. During your visit you can see the 20' x 13' Raphael Beck mural, "Opening of the Erie Canal, October 26, 1825."

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Lockport Locks &
Erie Canal Cruises

Experience a unique, narrated two-hour cruise which includes "locking through" and being raised the 49-foot elevation of the Niagara Escarpment in the only double set of locks on the Erie Canal. AAA GEM Attraction, featured on the History Channel.

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Niagara County
Historical Society
Five buildings trace the history of Niagara County including Native Americans, pioneer settlers, agriculture and industry, the Civil War and Victorian period rooms. Exhibits are housed in two 19th century homes, an old carriage house, an 1835 land/law office and a reproduction barn.

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Lockport Cave &
Underground Boat Ride

Offers a historic, fun, one-of-a-kind, 70-minute guided tour through America's past viewing the Erie Canal Locks 34 & 35, the Flight of Five; walking through a 1,600 foot tunnel blasted in the mid 1800s used for water power; and riding on an underground boat.

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The Kenan Center
One of Lockport's architectural treasures that today serves as a regional center for arts, education and recreation. The 1850s house features a year-round gallery that is free to the public and is surrounded by beautifully landscaped gardens that visitors are welcome to stroll during the warm weather months.

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Market Street Art Center
This renovated old factory is now home to two art galleries, thirty artist studios and one unique gift shop. Original paintings (landscapes, portraits, still life), photography, pottery, wood carving, stained glass, hand-crafted jewelry and more. Open daily and always free admission.

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