Take a trip into the past with Niagara 1812. Using your iPhone, visit places and people from the War of 1812 and beyond. Choose Roam Mode, walk around one of the historic towns of Niagara, Canada, and discover the stories that lie behind the bricks and mortar. Or choose Quest Mode, and solve a centuries-old mystery in an immersive adventure.

With Niagara 1812, you carry history with you, in the palm of your hand.

Tour Niagara

OR Solve a Mystery

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Q. What does "Niagara 1812" show me?

    A. Everything you need to make your visit to Niagara complete. Tourist information including restaurants, accommodations, theatres, restrooms, and parking. Heritages sites such as forts, taverns, churches, heritage homes, and more.
  • Q. How long does "Quest Mode" and "Roam Mode" take?

    A. Roam Mode lets you decide. Visit where you want, when you want, for how long you want. Quest Mode lets you solve a mystery, and takes from 1.5 to 2 hours.
  • Q. Do I have to be in Niagara to use "Niagara 1812"?

    A. "Roam Mode" can be used anywhere. "Quest Mode" uses GPS to take you to specific places during your quest, so you must be in Niagara-on-the-Lake (if you're using "Niagara 1812: Return of the Fenian Shadow") or Queenston (if you're using "Niagara 1812: The Bomber's Plot") for them to work.
  • Q. Where can I buy it?

    A. At the iTunes store.
  • Q. Are you working on other towns and cities?

    A. Yes, and we're open to your suggestions.
  • Q. Who developed Niagara 1812?

    A. Long-time (mostly life-long!) Niagara residents. Please see the About page for our names.