Amazing history can be found in plain sight. We’ve compiled a list of five historical street photos and areas where you can put your Niagara Falls knowledge to the test. To determine how well you know Niagara Falls’s old time street images, try guessing the street names and year, then check the answers after submitting your quiz at the end!
Reading Time: < 1 minuteOops…You sure have gotten lost on Niagara Falls’ Old Streets! Keep trekking till you find your way!!
#1. What year was this image taken on Clifton Hill? ? Check out this image taken on the south side of Clifton Hill. Guess the year.
Oops, you are spinning your wheels!
#2. Taken in 1955, which Niagara Falls Street is this? ? This is still one of Niagara Falls most popular streets, full of bars and shops.
Oops, you are slipping in the rain.
#3. Which year was this image taken on the Niagara Parkway? ? Aerial view ot the Niagara Parkway with the Oakes Garden Theatre, Horseshoe Falls (top left), Ontario Power Generating Station (top left), Queen Victoria Park (top right),and the Memorial Arch (bottom left).
Oops, you are too far up the river.
#4. What year was this photo taken, and what tower was this? ? Located on Fallsview Blvd., name the year and the tower shown.
Oops, you are toppling the tower.
#5. Name the Street this photo was taken on in approximately 1889-1891? ? This is a very old photo along the corner of two busy streets. Name the street you are looking at.
Oops, you are bogged down in the mud.