Experience the Battle of Lake Erie and the War of 1812

Experience the War of 1812 in Erie by visiting the Flagship Niagara, a reproduction of Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry’s relief flagship. On September 10, 1813, nine small ships — six of them, including Niagara, constructed in Erie — defeated a British squadron of six vessels in the Battle of Lake Erie.

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