National Register of Historic Places listings in Niagara Falls, New York facts for kids
This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Niagara Falls, New York.
This is intended to be a complete list of the properties and districts on the National Register of Historic Places in Niagara Falls, New York, United States. The locations of National Register properties and districts for which the latitude and longitude coordinates are included below, may be seen in a map.
There are 82 properties and districts listed on the National Register in Niagara County. The city of Niagara Falls is the location of 29 of these properties and districts; they are listed here, while the remaining 53 properties and districts are listed separately.
|Albany (Albany) – Allegany – Bronx – Broome – Cattaraugus – Cayuga – Chautauqua – Chemung – Chenango – Clinton – Columbia – Cortland – Delaware – Dutchess (Poughkeepsie, Rhinebeck) – Erie (Buffalo) – Essex – Franklin – Fulton – Genesee – Greene – Hamilton – Herkimer – Jefferson – Kings – Lewis – Livingston – Madison – Monroe (Rochester) – Montgomery – Nassau – New York (Below 14th Street, 14th to 59th Streets, 59th to 110th Streets, Above 110th Street, Islands) – Niagara – Oneida – Onondaga (Syracuse) – Ontario – Orange – Orleans – Oswego – Otsego – Putnam – Queens – Rensselaer – Richmond – Rockland – St. Lawrence – Saratoga – Schenectady – Schoharie – Schuyler – Seneca – Steuben – Suffolk – Sullivan – Tioga – Tompkins – Ulster – Warren – Washington – Wayne – Westchester (Northern, Southern, New Rochelle, Peekskill, Yonkers) – Wyoming – Yates|
|Name on the Register||Image||Date listed||Location||City or town||Description|
|1||Adams Power Plant Transformer House||
|Buffalo Ave. near Portage Rd.
||Niagara Falls||McKim, Mead, and White designed structure from the first alternating current electric generating plant in the world; constructed in 1895.|
|2||Chilton Avenue-Orchard Parkway Historic District||
|Portions of Chilton Avenue and Orchard Parkway
|3||Deveaux School Historic District||
|2900 Lewiston Rd.
||Niagara Falls||Campus of school for impoverished boys; later boys prep school.|
|4||First Presbyterian Church||
|311 1st St., Rainbow Blvd., N.
|5||First Presbyterian Manse||
|162 Buffalo Ave.
|6||First Unitarian Universalist Church of Niagara||
|639 Main St.
||Niagara Falls||Classical Revival style constructed in 1921-1922.|
|7||Former Niagara Falls High School||
|1201 Pine Ave.
||Niagara Falls||High school built in 1923-1924; now community arts center.|
|525 Riverside Dr.
||Niagara Falls||Gothic Revival cottage built about 1855; now operated as a bed and breakfast.|
|9||Holy Trinity Roman Catholic Church Complex||
|1419 Falls St.
|10||Jefferson Apartment Building||
|250 Rainbow Blvd.
||Niagara Falls||Eight story brick apartment building constructed in 1926.|
|11||Mount St. Mary's Hospital||
|515 6th St.
|Niagara Falls||Early 20th century building reflects growing Catholic immigrant population|
|201 Rainbow Blvd.
||Niagara Falls||Former hotel building.|
|13||Niagara Falls Armory||
|901 Main St.
||Niagara Falls||Castellated armory building constructed in 1895; part of the Multiple Property Submission for Army National Guard Armories in New York State.|
|14||Niagara Falls City Hall||
|745 Main St.
||Niagara Falls||Beaux-Arts style municipal building constructed in 1923-1924.|
|15||Niagara Falls Public Library||
|1022 Main St.
||Niagara Falls||Philanthropist Andrew Carnegie funded library constructed in 1902-1904; now city offices.|
|16||Niagara Falls School District Administration Building||
|607 Walnut St.
||Niagara Falls||1928 Classical Revival building constructed when two village school districts were merged into one city district|
||Niagara Falls||Oldest state park in the United States, established in 1885.|
|763 Portage Rd.
||Niagara Falls||1852 cemetery has special section for people who went over the falls in a barrel|
|19||Park Place Historic District||
|Park Place, portions of Prince Ave., 4th St., and Main St.
|20||St. Mary's Nurses' Residence||
|542 6th St.
||Niagara Falls||Brick residence hall constructed in 1928.|
|21||Schoellkopf Power Station No . 3 Site||
|East bank of Niagara River; 1,600 feet (490 m) downriver from Rainbow Bridge
||Niagara Falls||Stone wall is most visible remnant of power plant whose 1956 collapse into the river cleared the way for development of Niagara Power Project, considered culmination of effort to put utilities in public hands.|
|22||Hazard H. Sheldon House||
|539 4th St.
||Niagara Falls||Italian Villa style stone dwelling built about 1857.|
|23||Town of Niagara District School No. 2||
|9670 Lockport Rd.
||Niagara Falls||One room school built in 1878.|
|24||U.S. Customhouse (Niagara Falls)||
|2245 Whirlpool St.
||Niagara Falls||Stone customhouse constructed in 1863.|
|25||United Office Building||
|220 Rainbow Blvd.
||Niagara Falls||Art deco 20 story skyscraper completed in 1929.|
|26||US Post Office-Niagara Falls Main||
|Main and Walnut Sts.
||Niagara Falls||Post office built in 1904-1907; part of the Multiple Property Submission for the US Post Offices in New York State, 1858-1943.|
|335 Buffalo Ave.
||Niagara Falls||Two story Greek Revival stone structure built in 1849.|
|28||Johann Williams Farm||
|10831 Cayuga Dr.
||Niagara Falls||Farmhouse and related outbuildings dating to 1840s.|
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