History Notes

The following are short essays and notes on various aspects of Niagara Falls History. Many of these were complied in the 1990's, so we apologize if there are some statements that date them. However, they do provide great information about some of our most asked about topics. 

Conflict

Geography and Natural History

Industry

Tourism & Attractions

Politics

Churches

Schools

Building and Bridges

Parks

Recreation

Transportation

Indigenous History

People

People who visited the Niagara Falls Museum

These are short articles on the famous and not-so-famous people who visited the first Museum in Canada. The Niagara Falls Museums now own these registries which start in 1838. To find out more, check out the database.

Interesting Material in the Collection

Guide Books and Tourism information for Niagara Falls

Local Government

Local Business and Industry

Military

 

Events

19
Feb

Free Family Fun Day @ the Museum

pend Family Day exploring biodiversity and habitat conservation @ the Museum!

22
Feb

Black America On Screen: Winter Film Series

MIDDLE OF NOWHERE (Ava DuVernay, U.S., 2012) 97 mins.

1
Mar

Niagara Brewery Culture

The Niagara Brewery industry has been through several changes in the last 100 years.

8
Mar

Black America On Screen: Winter Film Series

DO THE RIGHT THING (Spike Lee, U.S. 1980) 120 mins.

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