About This Point of Interest
Niagara Falls Observation Tower
The Prospect Point Observation Tower is located in Niagara State Park on the US side. The deck extends out over the gorge and it is the only place in the park to view both the American and Horseshoe Falls at the same time. The tower’s height is 282 feet (86 meters) and is constructed of aluminum, glass, and steel. Elevators at the Observation Tower provide access to the base of the gorge and the boarding site for the Maid of the Mist boat tour.