Welcome to the Niagara Falls National Heritage Area
Designated by Congress in 2008, the Niagara Falls National Heritage Area stretches from the western boundary of Wheatfield, New York to the mouth of the Niagara River on Lake Ontario, including the communities of Niagara Falls, Youngstown, and Lewiston. The region is home to natural wonders, rich cultural traditions, and nationally significant historical sites.
View the Niagara Falls National Heritage Area Management Plan.Read More
What is a National Heritage Area?
National Heritage Areas are places where natural, cultural, historic, and scenic resources tell a rich and distinctly American story.Read More
History & Culture
The Niagara Falls National Heritage Area is rich in extant resources defining the history and culture of the area surrounding this natural wonder.Read More