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.



Black America On Screen: Winter Film Series

FRUITVALE STATION (Ryan Coogler, U.S. 2013) 85 mins.


Niagara Brewery Collectibles Club Trade Show

The Niagara Brewery Collectibles Club Trade Show welcomes beer collectors and enthusiasts to the Niagara Falls History Museum.


Reclaiming Cultural Identity

Be part of something special on March 24th from 10:00 to 4:00 at the Niagara Regional Native Centre.


Community Yoga Series

Join Shine On Yoga for a FREE community yoga class.

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