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Fort Niagara State Park

Youngstown, NY
+1 716-745-7611
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Beautiful Fort

Historic park in a beautiful setting overlooking Lake Ontario and the Niagara River. Fully... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
2_sr_travelers
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San Francisco, California
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Vacation

It was a very beautiful place. Great place to visit. Loved it. Would definitely go back again. My... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kathy T
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McDonald, Pennsylvania
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Youngstown, NY
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Historic park in a beautiful setting overlooking Lake Ontario and the Niagara River. Fully restored and well maintained. Excellent introductory video and informative tour guide and demonstrations. Gained an appreciation for the strategic location of the fort.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was a very beautiful place. Great place to visit. Loved it. Would definitely go back again. My daughter loved it.

Thank Kathy T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This state park is 20 minutes away from the rather more famous Niagara Falls state park but i wanted to visit for Lake Ontario. On my last trip to Niagara Falls, we went to Buffalo for Lake Erie so this time we decided of Youngstown...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice fort to walk around to look at history. Many opportunities for photos inside and outside. You are able to see Canada from the fort

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I took my niece on a tour of all of the Great Lakes this summer and we stayed in Niagara Falls for a couple of days and were able to take in Fort Niagara State Park. It's a lovely park (somewhat under construction) with views...More

Thank feldmaam
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Have been touring military history across the U.S. this year & have gone thru over 35 states in the south, East coast, & Northern states. This by far has been the most incredible forts, very rich in revolutionary war history. Haven't seen another built quite...More

Thank Donald W
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Interesting fort on the shores of Lake Ontario which has played a significant role in area defenses from the Indian Wars through the end of WW1. The original French Fort, which looks more like a house than a fort, has been restored to give the...More

Thank Leanne S
Reviewed 28 May 2017

We could see Toronto across Lake Ontario. This is a good place for a picnic when visiting Old fort Niagara.

Thank sndovale
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Stopped by here before we headed to old fort niagara.. beautiful so tee. The water just seemed to never end! Gorgeous!

Thank Kelly P
Reviewed 10 April 2017

On a clear day, you can see Toronto across Lake Ontario. Boats, big sky, beautiful water. And dozens of things to do the in Park... beautiful walkways on shorefront and forest, picnics, sports fields. Great piece of greenscape north of Buffalo.

Thank RonL40
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