She could remember standing in a park near the falls,
hypnotized by the sight and sound, and holding her
father's hand as they took a walk that would lead them closer.
That's what everyone wonders when they see Niagara . . . How
close will their courage let them get to it?
At the turn of the nineteenth century, a retired
sixty-two-year-old charm school instructor named Annie Edson
Taylor, seeking fame and fortune, decided to do something that no
one in the world had ever done before-she would go over Niagara
Falls in a wooden barrel.
Come meet the Queen of the Falls and witness with your own eyes
her daring ride!