ALERT!  The Buffalo History Museum will be closed from February 23 until April 16 for exhibit viewing and tours. The ongoing electrical updates and technology improvements necessitates exhibit closings as the project enters the final phase of completion. 

Tuesdays – Fridays: the Museum Gift Shop and Visitor Services will remain open from 10am – 5pm; 
All weekday office hours will maintain regular hours (9am- 5pm)
Wednesday – Fridays: the Research Library will keep regular hours (1- 5pm)
 All events,  programs, and meetings will happen as previously scheduled.   

Feb 23 – April 16:  All exhibits in the Museum will be closed; re-opening on M&T Third Friday, April 17. (Exhibits include Street of Shops, Inside Tim Russert's Office: If it's Sunday it's "Meet the Press", By Fire & Sword: War in the Niagara Theatre, 1812-1814, The John R. Oishei Pioneer Gallery, The John R. Oishei Native American Gallery, Bflo. Made, Neighbors: The People of Erie County, Community Gallery)  

- The entire museum will be closed on Saturdays and Sundays between Feb 23 – April 16; except for events booked through Oliver’s Catering.   

- Visitor Services and the Museum Gift Shop will be closed on Wednesday evenings at 5 pm when there are no programs.
For more information: 716-873-9644 ext 301 or 

Upcoming Events:

  • Grover Cleveland Birthday Lecture & “Top Five Urban Legends About Grover Cleveland in Buffalo.” - Wednesday, March 18, 2015 6:00 PM

    Ever wonder about the only president to serve two non-consecutive terms?

    Celebrate Grover Cleveland’s birthday and join in on the lively conversation with the Museum’s own Research Librarians Shane Stephenson ...       read more »
  • M&T Third Friday at TBHM RESOURCE CENTER - Friday, March 20, 2015 10:00 AM

    Free admission from 10a.m.-5p.m., at TBHM Resource Center at 459 Forest Ave. With free guided tours from 1-3 p.m.

     5-8 p.m. Join Walt Mayer, Director of Collections, in a behind-the-scenes tour ...       read more »
  • Giants of Buffalo : Food - Friday, April 17, 2015 5:00 PM

    Tickets go on sale March 17th, $10 members/$20 general 

    The 3rd Annual M&T Third Fridays GIANTS OF BUFFALO: FOOD honors history making individuals who have made extraordinary contributions in their industry ...       read more »

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