Discover our History

Map of the Great Gorge Trip around Niagara Falls

This section of our website provides many options for researchers, teachers and people just looking to find out more about Niagara Falls.  There is something for everyone in here.  Please contact us if you can't find what you are looking for.  The search tool on this site, does not search the collection.  

The Barnett Guest Registry (Niagara Falls Museum)

This database holds the signatures of visitors to the first museum in Canada.  Lots of genealogical information there.  This is a work in progress.

The Museum Collection

Key word searches of the collection are available, as well as more specific searches.

History Notes

Articles and information on various topics related to the history of Niagara Falls.

Events

26
Jul

Community Art Project

Join video artist Dougie Hayz as he explores and documents the wide range of emotions expressed by humans.

26
Jul

The Ongoing History of Turtle Island: Revisiting the Treaty Making Era

The Ongoing History of Turtle Island: Revisiting the Treaty Making Era

2
Aug

Family Craft Night – Tea Party

There’s no better kind of party than a tea party!

9
Aug

Community Art Project

Join video artist Dougie Hayz as he explores and documents the wide range of emotions expressed by humans.

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