Earl W. Brydges Artpark is dedicated to presenting the finest in performing and visual arts programs, including Broadway musicals and classical, jazz and pop music concerts; art exhibits; classes, workshops and demonstrations, and tours of the park's geological and historic sites and nature trails. Lower Landing Archeological District is a key point in the Colonial Niagara Historic District.
The park has picnic facilities, hiking and cross-country skiing, and access to fishing. The upper Artpark Gorge Trail offers a gradual climb to the top where it meets up with the rim trail that crosses the power plant to Devil's Hole State Park. The lower River's Edge Trail provides access to fishing by two staircases. Both trails start at the small parking area at the upper end of the park.
Reminder: The Golden Park Pass does not apply at this park.
Household pets only; caged or on a leash not more than 6 feet. Not allowed in buildings or improved walkways.
Most New York State Parks charge a vehicle use fee to enter the facility. Fees vary by location and season. A list of entry fees and other park use fees is available below. For fees not listed or to verify information, please contact the park directly.
Your key to all season enjoyment of state parks is our season's pass. For $65, the Empire Passport provides you unlimited day use vehicle entry into most of our parks. Apply on-line or call your favorite park for more information.
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A hiking series on the history and tales of each of the bridges that span the Niagara Gorge will begin where the falls did. See remnants of the old bridge and the wonder of the new one. Call
Join us to hike the trails where Niagara Falls first formed.
Join a park naturalist with your furry friend and explore the beauty of this park. Dogs must be on a leash and under your control at all times while on the walk