Prospect Point Observation Tower

1 Prospect St.
Niagara Falls, NY 14303- Map It
Phone: (716) 278-1796

AAA Editor Notes

Prospect Point Observation Tower, next to the American Falls in Prospect Point, is a 260-foot structure that rises above the cliffs. Stairs lead from the tower to the Crow's Nest, an observation area beside the falls. Four elevators descend into the gorge, permitting access to the base of the falls and Maid of the Mist boats, which board near the landing.
$1.25; free (ages 0-5 and to all Nov.-Apr.).
Hours: Open daily at 9 (weather permitting); closing time varies. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.