Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, Things to See and Do

Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario - "The Prettiest Town" in Canada

Niagara-on-the-Lake is a town of many Firsts, among them, the place where the first newspaper in Upper Canada was printed.

Niagara-on-the-Lake, Best Value Destination for Visitors in 2017

Niagara-on-the-Lake was recognised by Trivago as Canada's best value Destination for visitors, for 2015 and 2017.

 We invite you to discover, or, to revisit Niagara-on-the-Lake, and to see this charming and unique town with the eyes of the people living here. 

A long list of the hard-to-count-all local Attractions, are waiting to be discovered by you, our visitors. 

We will be happy to share with you our knowledge, and our love for Niagara-on-the-Lake.


"Niagara-on-the-Lake is one of Southern Ontario's most picturesque towns. Visitors are often struck by the beauty of the place - the wide main street with its memorial clock tower, the lovingly restored homes and shops, the tall shade trees, the luxuriant gardens. What many visitors don't realize is that the town is also steeped in history".

Ronald J Dale - "Niagara-on-the-Lake: its heritage and its festivals"

Nothing describes better Niagara-on-the-Lake as a Town, than the Community Vision Statement, by the Corporation of the Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake:

“Niagara-on-the-Lake is a fiercely independent, economically empowered town offering a rich tapestry of recreational, historical, cultural, and educational opportunities, public green spaces and a uniquely valuable agricultural area. Our stunning landscape offers a rich experience where the journey equals the destination. We are a community for everyone. We are a resilient, distinctive and dynamic town in which to live, work and learn. Through responsible stewardship we preserve the balance of values that makes us a world-class destination. Although we dream big, we stay true to our small town roots.”