Niagara Falls is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world.  It borders both Canada and the United States. The best time to visit Niagara Falls is during the summer months since most of the attractions remain open from May to October when Niagara weather is warm during the day and comfortable at night.

Weather

The weather at Niagara Falls varies dramatically from season to season.  Make sure to prepare properly.  Check our Niagara Falls Weather page for latest forecasts and also a temperature by season.

What to Pack

Clothing options will vary by season but you absolutely need to bring your camera!  If travelling from out of country, passports are required.  Maps and guidebooks are also recommended.  The Niagara IMAX Theatre is home to the National Geographic Store so if you are in need of Niagara Falls information pieces, drop by and review our large assortment of materials.  Visit our Niagara Falls What to Pack page for a full run down on what to pack.

 Maps & Directions

The Niagara IMAX Theatre and Daredevil Exhibit is conveniently located just minutes from the Falls.  Check out our special Niagara Maps & Directions page for details.

National Geographic Gift Shop

You definitely need to plan a stop at the National Geographic Gift Shop. The store is full of high quality Niagara Falls Souvenirs. All purchases help support National Geographic’s mandate of education, enlightenment and exploration.

Niagara Falls Facts

Want to impress family and friends with your knowledge of Niagara Falls?  Check out our Niagara Falls Facts page for some fun facts.  It could come in handy entertaining on the long car ride or plane trip.