Niagara-on-the-Lake is a town of 17,500 people in the Niagara Region of , . It sits on the shore of Lake Ontario at the mouth of the Niagara River.
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Notable Places in the Area

Tourist attraction
Fort Niagara is a fortification originally built by New France to protect its interests in North America, specifically control of access between the Niagara River and , the easternmost of the Great Lakes. Photo: Charny, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is an inactive lighthouse on the Niagara River on the south shore of in state. Photo: Florence88, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
National Historic Site is a fort on the shore of , at the mouth of the Niagara River in Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, Canada. Photo: Radtek67, Public domain.

was a military fortification in Niagara-on-the-Lake, , Canada. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

is the northwesternmost community in the state of . Photo: Florence88, CC BY-SA 3.0.


43.2556° or 43° 15' 20.2" north
-79.0723° or 79° 4' 20.4" west
Open Location Code
United Nations Location Code
85 metres (279 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 1829283475
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Albanian: Niagara-on-the-Lake
  • Arabic: نياجارا-أون-ذا-ليك
  • Arabic: نيغارا-ون-ذا-ليك، أونتاريو
  • Catalan: Niagara-on-the-Lake
  • Cebuano: Niagara-on-the-Lake
  • Chinese: 滨湖尼亚加拉
  • Dutch: Niagara-on-the-Lake
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: نيجارا ون ذا ليك
  • English, Old (ca.450-1100): Niagara-on-þǣm-Mere
  • Esperanto: Niagara-on-the-Lake
  • Faroese: Niagara-on-the-Lake
  • French: Niagara-on-the-Lake
  • Gallegan: Niagara-on-the-Lake
  • German: Niagara-on-the-Lake
  • Hebrew: ניאגרה-און-דה-לייק
  • Hebrew: ניאגרה און דה לייק
  • Italian: Niagara-on-the-Lake
  • Japanese: ナイアガラオンザレイク
  • Korean: 나이아가라온더레이크
  • Persian: نایاگارا-آن-د-لیک
  • Polish: Niagara-on-the-Lake
  • Portuguese: Niagara-on-the-Lake
  • Romanian: Niagara-on-the-Lake
  • Russian: Ниагара-он-те-Лейк
  • Serbian: Најагара на Језеру
  • Serbo-Croatian: Niagara-on-the-Lake (Ontario)
  • Serbo-Croatian: Niagara-on-the-Lake
  • Spanish: Niagara-on-the-Lake
  • Swedish: Niagara-on-the-Lake
  • Ukrainian: Ніагара-он-да-Лейк

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