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Hydro Power

Nikola Tesla and George Westinghouse built the first hydro-electric power plant in Niagara Falls and started the electrification of the world. This was the final victory of Tesla's Alternating Current over Edison's Direct Current. In present day, there are three hydroelectric stations on the Niagara River which combined can produce 4.4 GW of power.
Niagara Falls Winter

Stunning Niagara Falls Frozen Polar Vortex Photograph 11×14

Limited edition 11" x 14" print of the American Falls taken during the Winter of 2013-14 in Niagara Falls. Printed with archival pigment on gallery photo paper. Hand-signed and … [Read More...]

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Mackenzie Printery

The Mackenzie Printery Museum covers an era of Printed newspapers for more than 500 years. The Printery has a lot of firsts in Canada;… [read more]

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family fun

Discovery Center

photo by: wonkanerd There is a lot more to discover in Niagara than the Water Falls itself. Located along Robert Moses Parkway is the … [read more]

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natural attractions

St. Johns Conservation

Twelve Mile Creek is Niagara’s only cold-water creek, and the 28-hectare St. Johns Conservation Area protects the headwaters of one of its tributaries. The… [read more]

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