Frequently Asked Questions What you've been asking serious and fun!
No. Niagara Falls is in a public location on Niagara Parks land. It can be accessed for free 24/7 all year around.The surrounding attractions however need to be paid for.
Yes. A passport is required for crossing the border into Canada. You can visit our BORDER CROSSING PAGE for more detailed informaiton.
Yes they are lit up every night. There are certain dates that the Falls are lit in certain colors, but they are lit up nightly. More info on our Fireworks page.
Very unlikely. Although there is a record of the Horseshoe falls completly freezing over, but that was over 150 years ago!
Yes, the pass vouchers can be used on any number of days – until October 24. Each individual attraction ticket included within the pass is good for one entry into the attraction, except the WEGO which is valid for 2 full consecutive days of transportation starting from the first day of use.
You will be sent a confirmation email with printable barcode vouchers that you will need to bring with you to a Niagara Parks Welcome Center.
Take a look at our Weather Forecast page. If you aren't arriving soon the page contains a chart which can help you get an idea of seasonal avergage temperatures.
In the winter, the daily high temperatures in December, January and February range from 2° to -0.9° degrees Celsius (36° to 30° degrees Fahrenheit). Nightly temperatures range from -4.5° to -8.2° degrees Celsius (24° to 17° degrees Fahrenheit).
Tourism to Niagara Falls is currently unaffected by the shutdown. US customs is still operational and the statepark remains open.