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Lockport Cave and Underground Boat Ride

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Address: 5 Gooding St., Lockport, NY 14094
Phone Number: 716 438 0174
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I went on a Thursday and at first became really upset the sign said tours only given on Saturday and Sunday and the place was locked up. I had called previously and was told that... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 14, 2015
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47 reviews 47 reviews
18 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

I went on a Thursday and at first became really upset the sign said tours only given on Saturday and Sunday and the place was locked up. I had called previously and was told that it was open. I called and left a not so happy message. The person returned my call and immediately explained that they did have tours... More 

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94 reviews 94 reviews
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35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

It was a great short ride !!! It well worth it to just go !! It's a fun family thing to go and done !! It's cool to be able to do stuff like that the area

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NC
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83 reviews 83 reviews
26 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

We found this canal and boat ride very interesting . It is good for all ages . Is is a bigger tour then I expected . Our guide was excellent.

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Niagara Falls, New York
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47 reviews 47 reviews
6 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

Come and learn some history-the Erie Canal powered many factories-right through this manmade, hand-hewn cave. Do the haunted cave around Halloween!

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Lockport, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Great activity, fun and educational. Would be a good thing to do in conjunction with the Erie Canal Locks Cruise.

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Appleton
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I had no idea that Lockport had caves! But a visitor wanted to go see something unique and so away we went. It was an appropriate length tour for how much there was to see. Our guide was incredible and knew every single detail and answered tons of questions. I'd recommend it even if you're local so you learn more... More 

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015 via mobile

to visit and discover, There are so many things to see ... we spent a pleasant time in the cave while enjoying our surroundings

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Buffalo, New York
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21 reviews 21 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

I was born and lived in Lockport most of my life and it took me 45 years to discover this jewel that Lockport has to offer. It explains a lot about the early years of Lockport and you get to experience it first hand. This is a great family activity and everyone should do this!

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Carmel
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

visited here with our tow teen sons. Enjoyed the tour guide who was very interesting telling the history of the cave. Wet and dark environment. But if yo like history this is a great experience.

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Long Point Ontario
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

We Usually stay around Niagara Falls N.Y. and decided to go over to Lockport (1/2 hr. drive) and check out the Historic Erie Canal. Kind of a drizzly day so we visited the Museum in Lockport. Very interesting place with history of the Erie Canal. Families will enjoy it. The Whole Town of Lockport is Historic and buildings are photographic.... More 

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