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Niagara Wax Museum of History

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Address: 303 Prospect St, Niagara Falls, NY 14303-1105
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+1 716-285-1271
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USD 629.00*
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Not Great, but Lots of History

There was a lot of effort put into this little museum. The museum is definitely dated, but some of the models are well done. The wax figures are sad but there's a lot of content... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2016
Weare, New Hampshire
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The do clean and are improving some of the show by adding new exhibits. It was fun and educational and would recommend it to anyone to at least check out

Thank Volkenburg T
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is very run down the figures has dust all over them Its very cold inside very dark too was not worth it

Thank Lori C
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Reviewed 27 December 2016

It was a wonderful wax museum, learned some things i didn't know about history. Would recommend this to anyone who loves history.

Thank Amanda D
Weare, New Hampshire
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Reviewed 27 November 2016

There was a lot of effort put into this little museum. The museum is definitely dated, but some of the models are well done. The wax figures are sad but there's a lot of content. The ticket price is fair for what you get. This would be a good activity to do if its raining.

Thank Rem4
Wheeling, West Virginia
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Reviewed 18 October 2016

the wax museum in niagria falls, was ok, alittle diappointed! wasnt what i thought there really wasnt much to see in there, we did it for the kids, we thought that they would a little more excited then what they was, I think next time we go to niagria falls we will skip this activity!

Thank debbie857
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Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

This place looks like it hasn't been touched or updated since the 70's. It was only $6USD per person, so I didn't feel cheated, but it would be nice to see that place renovated. On the plus side they had a lot of information!

Thank Marco M
Salem, Ohio, United States
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Reviewed 6 September 2016

Was very pleased at the price to enter a wax museum for a family of 4. After 1/2 way through it then hit us why it was so inexpensive. The wax figure were old and run down. Nothing modern that kids under 13 would of even known. They were bored and uninterested. Not worth the time or $

Thank Brenda B
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Reviewed 12 August 2016

In this Wax Museum it had information I iknew and a lot I didn't know. I had no idea about the woman who went over the falls and made it back safely. I also learned about other people who went over the falls, some who made it back and others who didn't.

Thank Patricia C
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Reviewed 8 August 2016

It was so hard to get past the smell. It was a small wax museum of the timeline of the Falls. It really only took us about 20 mins complete the museum. Maybe it was because of the smell?

Thank Mandie H
Cortlandt Manor, New York
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Reviewed 6 August 2016

This was a great history lesson for hubby and I, our younger kids and teenager who actually all enjoyed it. This was the missing piece answering all our questions about the local history of Niagara Falls and even had a lot of humor interspersed between the facts. This was also the only attraction that felt long enough compared to many... More 

Thank Kirsten_McKeon

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