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Niagara Daredevil Exhibit

6170 Fallsview Blvd, Niagara Falls, Ontario L2G 7T8, Canada
+1 905-358-3611
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See the real barrels

This was pretty cool. They have on display the actual barrels and other crafts that dare devils... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
A TripAdvisor Member
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Interesting add-on to Imax Theater

For an extra small fee, this was an interesting addition to the Imax movie experience. It featured... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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The Niagara Daredevil Exhibit is conveniently located next to the Niagara IMAX Theatre. Enter and see and touch the actual barrels that challenged the Falls!
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good37%
  • Average24%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
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“imax movie” (23 reviews)
“small exhibit” (14 reviews)
“dare devils” (4 reviews)
6170 Fallsview Blvd, Niagara Falls, Ontario L2G 7T8, Canada
+1 905-358-3611
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was pretty cool. They have on display the actual barrels and other crafts that dare devils used to brace Niagara Falls. It is illegal to do this now. There is some historic videos, as well, playing. Totally worth the price of admission if you...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

For an extra small fee, this was an interesting addition to the Imax movie experience. It featured the actual assorted vessels that people foolishly used to get their 15 minutes of fame by braving the falls.

Thank ginger1745
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I use a walker and a mobility scooter and have 2 prosthetic legs. I am very aware of accessibility issues. There was no problem here. The exhibit is a small area off the IMAX lobby. They charge $3 more for this along with the Imax...More

Thank Tatanka49
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Quirky little museum about the people who went over the Falls in various contraptions. Small and interesting, only takes about 25 minutes start to finish. You can add IMAX tickets too. The movie runs every hour and is a great immersion into the history of...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This collection of craft designed to ride over Niagara Falls is well-presented. Each contraption is explained and the results of the trip are shown in descriptions and photos. I came away shaking my head. Difficult to believe that many people have challenged Niagara Falls.

Thank louisianaman2016
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

We went to see the Dare Devil exhibit. We wanted to see the barrels that people went over the falls in. The exibit is exactly what we wanted to see and then some. Very interesting info about the dare devils and their crafts. The imax...More

Thank thebeetleman
Reviewed 29 April 2017

This was a great IMAX experience and the museum is quite unimpressive--for the first 30 seconds, until you start the self guided tour. Once you start reading the history, you will become fascinated--I guarantee. The staff are wonderful and engaging.

Thank myklar23
Reviewed 20 April 2017

The I max movie was crappy but the "museum" was cool with the details and actual / replicas of the things people went over the falls in. Make sure you get a coupon before you go - it's not worth the full price.

Thank kimberley_joyce
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Small museum but very interesting history. The actual barrels and devices used were great. Crazy stories of all the adventurers Great add on to imax movie while waiting.

Thank TDD94
Reviewed 18 April 2017

This was part of our tour package and it was a nice presentation of the survivors and those who perished in their trips over the Falls. Fun and informative and you can complete it in 30-45 minutes.

Thank Cindy R
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Can we see this without buying an IMAX ticket? I don't see that anyone addresses this. I'm not interested in going to a movie but I would like to see this exhibit?
8 July 2015|
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Response from Beverly Z | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can see the museum separately. The movie does give you a good background of the pieces in the museum though.