240 Goundry Street - North Tonawanda, NY 14120 716-694-4400
A regional, multi diciplinary arts center offering a variety of innovative fine arts programming including contemporary art exhibitions by regional, national and international artists in visual and media arts. Professional development opportunities for artist and art administrators, and a comprehensive childrens education program. Open Year round, Wed-Fri 11-4; Sat-1-4.
180 Thompson St - North Tonawanda, NY 14120 (716) 693-1885
Original Allan Herschell Co. Factory where thousands of carousels and kiddieland rides were made. Exhibits tell the story of the companies Allan Herschell created as well as how carousels and other amusement rides were made. Ride the 1916 antique carousel while listening to the sounds of a real Wurlitzer band organ, play in the Children’s Gallery, see carvers demonstrate craving techniques, and shop in our Gift Shop. Experience the history of the Golden carousel Age at the Herschell Carrousel Factory Museum.
54 Webster St. - North Tonawanda, NY 14120 716-213-0554
A museum of the rich immigrant heritage of North Tonawanda, known as the “Lumber Capital of the World”, and its role as an important shipping and manufacturing center on the Historic Erie Canal and mighty Niagara River in the 19th and early 20th centuries. Free
111 Oliver Street - North Tonawanda, NY 14120 (716) 694-9588
Displays local railroad history and artifcats. Children can play with wooden train models and operate electric trains. Two cabooses and two industrial locomotives also on display outside. Open Sundays from 1:00 to 4:00 pm from early June to late august. Other times by appointment.
All of Niagara Falls Area