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Erie Canal

With more than 500 miles of navigable waterway, over 200 unique communities stretch across the expanse of the Erie Canal and are available for exploration. Whether you love fishing and boating, biking, or prefer a long relaxing walk over countless bridges and by-ways, the Erie Canal will have something for you. History buffs will rejoice when they witness the engineering marvel of the Flight of Five locks and follow up with a trip to the Erie Canal Discovery Center or a narrated cruise along the Erie Canal under lift bridges and being raised and lowered 50 feet in locks 34 & 35 with Lockport Locks & Erie Canal CruisesLake Effect Artisan Ice Cream provides visitors with a one-of-a-kind ice cream cone that is hand-made, deliciously unique, and can be enjoyed while overlooking the beautiful locks. Underground tours of the Lockport Cave & Underground Boat Ride will also provide an exhilarating view of the natural beauty of geological formations and amazingly preserved artifacts left behind. With hundreds of annual festivals and great recreational opportunities, the Erie Canal is surely a place worth visiting.

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Erie Canal Discovery Center

  • Address:24 Church Street
  • Lockport, NY 14094
  • Phone: (716) 439-0431

A multi-media interactive museum that will transport you back to the 1820's and the early days of the Erie Canal. Open daily May - October, 9 am - 5 pm. Open Fridays & Saturdays November - April, 10 am - 3 pm. Admission.

Erie Canal Locks at Lockport

  • Address:80 Canal Street
  • Lockport, NY 14094
  • Phone: (716) 434-3140

Nostalgic black and white photos of the early days are housed in this former Barge Canal powerhouse. Seasonal. Free. Handicapped Accessible: No

Lockport Cave & Underground Boat Ride

  • Address:5 Gooding Street
  • Lockport, NY 14094
  • Phone: (716) 438-0174

Your tour guide will take you on one of the most unique tours on the Erie Canal or in all America. Walk through an 2100 foot Hydraulic water power tunnel blasted out of solid rock which provided water power to three indu...

Lockport Locks & Erie Canal Cruises

  • Address:210 Market Street
  • Lockport, NY 14094
  • Phone: (716) 433-6155  ⁄  (800) 378-0352

Experience this AAA GEM attraction featured on the History Channel. Enjoy a unique narrated 2-hour cruise on the Erie Canal, under lift bridges and being raised and lowered 50 feet in locks 34 & 35. Special pre-arranged ...

Spring Lake Winery

  • Address:7373 Rochester Road
  • Lockport, NY 14094
  • Phone: (716) 439-5253

Beautiful Tuscan-style scenic winery located on the Niagara Escarpment. Park-like setting with a private 8-acre lake. Perfect for wedding ceremonies, receptions and more! Accommodations for busses and limos of all sizes....

Niagara Tourism & Convention Corporation
10 Rainbow Boulevard
Niagara Falls, NY 14303
1-877-FALLS-US

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