Visit Power City Eatery and witness a city revolutionized by power. The Niagara Falls National Heritage Area has hand picked photographs demonstrating the way power generation at Niagara Falls changed our area and the world.
On October 13, 1812, the United States invaded Canada. Lewiston was the staging area for the Battle of Queenston Heights, the first major battle of the War of 1812. Cannons installed on the lawn of Barton Hill were aimed at the village of Queenston, across the Niagara River in Canada. Troops were quartered on Major Barton's property as well.