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Plan Your Visit: Calendar of Events

Niagara Power Vista Brochure

Note: Due to ongoing renovations, there will be limited access to the Power Vista.

Please call us at 716-286-6652 with any questions. Or call us toll-free at 1-866-NYPA-FUN (697-2386).


Explore the Niagara Power Project Visitors Center

important update:

There are renovations taking place at the Power Vista with a planned full re-opening expected in mid-May 2016. We are currently open during the reconstruction, but with limited access. Call 716-286-6661 or 1-866-NYPA-FUN (697-2386) for more info. We are taking reservations now for tour dates starting in mid-May.

Visiting the Power Vista

Imagine being able to reach out your hand and touch the power emanating from Niagara Falls. A trip to the visitors center at our Niagara Power Project can emulate that very experience! View our Calendar of Events.

Located just 4 miles downstream from the Falls, it is set amidst the spectacular scenery of the Niagara River Gorge.

Hands-on learning at the Power Vista!Visitors of all ages enjoy the hands-on experience as they learn about hydroelectricity and the historic role it has played in the Niagara Frontier.

Visitors center and hours of operation: Located at 5777 Lewiston Road, Lewiston, NY, 14092-2199. Open 7 days a week, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., year-round. Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year's Eve and New Year's Day. Call 716-286-6661 for more information.

Our digital TOUR

Over 20 exhibits are featured on the new QR Code tour at the Power Vista
The QR code tour can enhance any trip to the Niagara Power Vista. This audio tour provides mobile access to over 20 exhibits, and works with both traditional cell phones (dial 716- 796-0135) and the latest smartphones (scan the QR codes with a QR Code Reader). Learn more about this interactive new addition to the Power Vista.

We Make Learning Fun

We've added a 16 kW solar array to the roof of the Power Vista and linked it to an interactive kiosk in the exhibit area. The display provides real time generation data and information on solar energy technology.

Call us with your questions or for more information and details on special programs: 716-286-6661 or toll-free at 1-866-NYPA-FUN (697-2386). Now is the perfect time to plan your visit!

And be sure to include a trip to Niagara Falls State Park, America's oldest state park, and the many other Niagara region attractions. View the printer-friendly version of our neighborhood attractions map.

  • Niagara Power Project - Be Smart, Be Safe brochure PDF or HTML

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Contact us and we will put you on our events email list. Please let us know which visitors center or centers you're interested in.