Fort Niagara State Park, Youngstown

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Must see · State Park · Nature / Park
Fort Niagara State Park is located in the Town of Porter in Niagara County, New York, United States. Historic Fort Niagara is located within the park. The 504-acre (2.04 km2) park is northwest of Youngstown near the northern terminus of the Niagara Scenic Parkway and is in the Niagara Falls National Heritage Area.

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  • My son and I absolutely loved touring this Fort. The musket and mortar demos were an added bonus. We enjoyed having one on one conversations with the characters. They were willing to answer any...  more »
  • We enjoyed walking around the park. We could see Toronto skyline in the distance, it was such a clear day. Its beautiful to walk around. Unfortunately the fort closed at 4 pm. It was great to see the....  more »
  • This place is really amazing for someone that likes history and nature. I could have spent an entire day here! It's a gorgeous park with a nice beach on Lake Ontario. The lighthouse was fun to climb up in and they had a nice visitors center. The restrooms were very clean and they had a cute gift shop. The museum had a lot of interesting displays and an informational movie. My favorite part was the old fort and buildings. They are some of the oldest existing structures will see in the States. I loved how they made the officers castle into examples of how the people were living there during the French times! They also do musket shooting demonstrations. Really nice and knowledgeable staff. Highly recommend this place!
  • A clean and complete French house and guard towers. Beautiful location! Grounds well kept up. Inside and history interesting. Volunteer in French House was very nice.loved the grounds and seeing the sail boats on the lake. Worth the price. We just stayed an hour so to catch next free Discovery Shuttle, but worth paying the ticket price.

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