- Our list of the best things to do in Lockport, New York, features the top 139 nearby activities — including 54 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Lockport, NY has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Museums & Galleries, Outdoor Places, Entertainment & Shows, and Sights & Landmarks.
- The results below include the top 21 things to do within the city of Lockport, NY , followed by 118 popular activities in nearby cities, including Buffalo, Niagara Falls, North Tonawanda, Lewiston, Grand Island, Fort Erie, Amherst, Bridgehampton and Niagara Falls
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There are 3 ships displayed at the Buffalo & Erie County Naval & Military Park, 2 of them having served in WWII. The exhibits displayed date back to the First World War, and include Ex-POW memorabilia, Marine Corps memorabilia, and Western New York Medal of Honor Recipients.
95% 298 votes
On its 73 foot-long topsail schooner, Spirit of Buffalo - Buffalo Sailing Adventures offers day and evening cruises, with special packages, such as the Wednesday Wine in the Wind. The Pirate Cruises program is intended for the entire family.
The Queen City Ferry Company is a seasonally operated water taxi that traverses the Buffalo River. It makes stops at restaurants along the banks and also provides a historical two hour tour of the inner and outer harbors.
Used during the War of 1812, Old Fort Erie is now a museum dedicated to educating visitors about the war and the history of the land. Knowledgeable staff and tour guides reenact the time period while dressed for the part. Cannon and muskets demonstrations occur frequently.
From single seat to tandem kayaks, BFLO Harbor Kayak offers rentals on an hourly to half day basis. The shop also organizes kayak river tours at sunset and sunrise, where visitors can receive views of the cityscape from the water.
With a seating capacity of 19,070, the First Niagara Center is the largest indoor arena in Western New York. It has the home field for the Buffalo Sabers, and can also host public events such as concerts. Among the artists can be remembered Pearl Jam and Jay Z.
73% 385 votes
2821 Stevensville Road, Stevensville, Fort Erie, Ontario MoreLess Info
Over 750 species of mammals, birds and reptiles call Safari Niagara home. Self walking tours, guided tours, and tram rides are available for observing the animals. The park also has informative programs and petting farms available for hands-on learning. An outdoor amphitheatre often hosts concerts.
85% 291 votes
2655 S Park Ave, Buffalo, NY 14218 MoreLess Info
Housed in an 1890 Victorian glass dome, the Buffalo & Erie County Botanical Gardens has 12 houses, including in here the Palm Dome and the Orchid House. Besides these, there are 4 outdoor gardens too, including a children's garden.
92% 12 votes
402 Ridge Road North, Ridgeway, Fort Erie, Ontario MoreLess Info
Located in the 1874 Bertie Township Hall, For Erie Historical Museum features both permanent and changing exhibits on the local history. Public archives containing genealogy data are available for visitors to examine. Close to the museum is Peace Bridge and the Old Erie Fort.