North Tonawanda History Museum

North Tomawanda History Museum and the Gateway Cities Welcome Center
The Lumber City History Center
North Tonawanda, NY 14120
(716) 213-0554 (716) 213-0155 (fax)

Handicap Accessible

Motorcoach Parking

Group Limit: 25-50

Handicap Access

Tour Length: 1-2 hours

Shopping - Motorcoach Parking


Restaurant Welcomes Motorcoach Groups of 20 + ppl

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A museum of the rich immigrant heritage of North Tonawanda, known as the “Lumber Capital of the World” and its role as an important shipping and manufacturing center on the historic Erie Canal and the mighty Niagara River in the 19th and early 20th centuries. The museum has fascinating exhibits, research assistance, quality programs, historic publications, and a visitor information center.