Cultural Institutions

Cultural Institutions

Niagara County

Brief Description of the county

Niagara County is in the extreme western part of New York State, just north of Buffalo and adjacent to Lake Ontario on its northern border and the Niagara River and Canada on its western border.

The Barker Free Library serves the community through its provision of books and other educational resources for readers of all ages. They host book clubs, story hours, and other events which are always free and open to the community.

The Finger Lakes Trail system, over 950 miles in length, runs from the Pennsylvania-New York border in Allegany State Park to the Long Path in the Catskill Forest Preserve, with branch trails to Niagara Falls, the Genesee River valley, the Great...

The Herschell Carrousel Factory Museum, operated by the Carousel Society of the Niagara Frontier, is a premier national historic site and community resource for family recreation and learning that fosters an appreciation for the unique heritage...

The Historical Association is a group of dedicated volunteers who are committed to preserving and promoting Lewiston's rich heritage. They run the Lewiston Museum, offer tours of the town, and help set up numerous festivals and seasonal events...

The mission of the Lewiston Public Library is to enrich lives by meeting the informational, educational and recreational needs of the community through a variety of resources and outreach programs.