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Niagara On The Lake, ON

About Niagara-on-the-LakeNiagara-on-the-Lake is a well-preserved town that was the first capital of Upper Canada 1791-96. Because of its proximity to the Niagara River and Lake Ontario, the town developed into a busy port and shipbuilding center. After the Welland Canal was completed in 1829, bypassing Niagara-on-the-Lake and damaging its port trade, the settlement declined. New industry soon arrived, however, as railroads made the area accessible to tourists.

The 19th-century aura of this quaint village is enhanced by the renowned Shaw Festival, which offers an entire summer of superlative theater.

Visitor Centers Niagara-on-the-Lake Chamber of Commerce 26 Queen St. Lower Level Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0. Phone:(905)468-1950

Self-guiding ToursInformation about walking tours of the area is available from the chamber of commerce.

Things to Do Fort George National Historic Site

McFarland House

Niagara Apothecary Museum

Niagara Historical Society Museum

Niagara Parkway

Shaw Festival

Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours

WINERIES Château des Charmes

Inniskillin Wines Inc.

Jackson-Triggs Niagara Estate

Joseph's Estate Wines

Konzelmann Estate Winery

Peller Estates Winery

Pillitteri Estates Winery

Reif Estate Winery

Trius Winery at Hillebrand

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Niagara On The Lake, ON

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