An official Path Through History Site! Niagara Falls State Park is the oldest state park in the United States and offers some of the most jaw-dropping views in the country. This Frederick Law Olmstead-designed park is located on 400 acres of lush terrain where you'll find protected wildlife and an array of exciting activities and fantastic attractions. The landscape architect also designed Central Park and created a wonderland that surrounds Niagara Falls and includes gardens, more than 15 miles of hiking trails, and stunning views at every turn. Home to the Maid of the Mist, Cave of the Winds, Niagara Gorge Discovery Center, Niagara Adventure Theater, Aquarium of Niagara and the Niagara Scenic Trolley.