Erie Canal Discovery Center

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Erie Canal Discovery Center

Explore the History of Western New York at Lockport Inn & Suites



Discover the rich history of Lockport, NY area when you decide to stay at Lockport Inn & Suites. Beyond our cheap motel rooms that let you relax in comfort at an affordable rate, guests are encouraged to visit the Erie Canal Discovery Center.

Located less than 5 minutes from our cheap hotel, and a 30-minute drive from Niagara Falls, travelers from both the US and Canada visit Lockport throughout the year to learn more about life during the construction of the locks and the Erie Canal in the 19th century. With interactive multimedia exhibits and a tour through Locks 34 & 35, visitors enjoy learning the fascinating history of the Lockport area, and the engineering feat that is the Erie Canal from those who lived during its construction. With plenty of opportunities for entertainment, tours also include simulated boat ride in a 19th-century packet boat. To learn more about the center’s hours and admission visit Erie Canal Discovery Center.

A must-see stop for families on vacation or those traveling for work, if you are visiting Niagara Falls, or the Buffalo, NY, plan to stay at our nearby hotel with some of the most comfortable and cheap hotel rooms in the area.

Call Lockport Inn & Suites today to make a reservation and enjoy a relaxing evening in our affordable hotel rooms with a greater appreciation for our area’s local history.