Niagara history

Secrets of St. Marks

It is said that Major General Isaac Brock, commander-in-chief of the British forces in Upper Canada during the war of 1812, used to sit on a rock in the middle ...

Niagara’s Welland Canal

I can recall as a child jumping out of the car at the lift bridge on Highway 20 to see the ships passing by hoping to get a wave from a weary sailor or sitting ...

The Clifton Hotels

It was 1854. One of Niagara Falls’s distinguished visitors that year was Isabella Lucy Bird. She was a well-known British traveller and author who came to Niaga...