Can you call ‘dibs’ on an aquarium plan? I thought they already had a pretty great water attraction…all we’ve got is Lake Ontario!
(Source: Niagara Falls Review)
Plans to build an aquarium in Niagara Falls appear to be a casualty of tougher American travel regulations, now that Ripley Entertainment is gearing up to build one at the base of Toronto’s CN Tower.
Canada Lands Company, which owns the CN Tower, picked Ripley last year as its partner to develop three acres of unused property near the base of Canada’s tallest building.
Ripley had plans for years to build an aquarium near Great Wolf Lodge, a resort also owned by Florida-based Ripley Entertainment, the company famous for its Believe it Or Not attractions. But in 2007, the company shelved those plans.
Read the full article by Corey Larocque Niagara Falls aquarium plans sunk? in the Niagara Falls Review (January 8, 2010)