Philip Bender & Family

One of the first families to arrive in the current City of Niagara Falls was Philip Bender and his family.

Portage Road

One of the first roads established in Niagara, mainly used for commerce.

Early Commerce In Niagara

View all the details on the early forms of commerce in the Niagara Area before tourism became the major commerce.

The Niagara Freedom Trail

View all the information on how Upper Canada used Niagara Falls to create a freedom trail for slavery.