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  • M&T Third Friday


    Dates and Times: 12/20/2019 10:00 AM - 12/20/2019 8:00 PM
    Free museum admission to The Museum, 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
    Free admission to the Resource Center, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. located at 459 Forest Avenue, where Spirit of the City: Imagining the Pan-American Exposition is on view. 

    10 - 11:30 a.m. - Kids Activities at The Museum

    11 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. - Artifact Discovery

    1 - 3 p.m. - Docent Tours of both Buildings

    3 - 4:30 p.m. -  Kids Act ...  read more »
  • Secrets from the Stacks: Winter


    Dates and Times: 12/20/2019 6:00 PM - 12/20/2019 8:00 PM
    Secrets from the Stacks is a pop-up display of pictures, books, manuscripts, or other items from the Research Library collection that you can actually sit down with and handle. 

    Free as part of M&T Third Friday.
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  • Museum Closed - Happy Holidays!


    Dates and Times: 12/24/2019 10:00 AM - 12/24/2019 5:00 PM
    Happy Holidays from all of us at The Museum! ...  read more »
  • Museum Closed - Happy Holidays!


    Dates and Times: 12/25/2019 10:00 AM - 12/25/2019 5:00 PM
    Happy Holidays from all of us at The Museum!
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  • Museum Closed - Happy Holidays!


    Dates and Times: 12/31/2019 10:00 AM - 12/31/2019 5:00 PM
    Happy Holidays from all of us at The Museum! ...  read more »
  • Museum Closed - Happy Holidays!


    Dates and Times: 1/1/2020 10:00 AM - 1/1/2020 5:00 PM
    Happy Holidays from all of us at The Museum! ...  read more »
  • M&T Third Friday


    Dates and Times: 1/17/2020 10:00 AM - 1/17/2020 5:00 PM
    Free museum admission to The Museum, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    Free admission to the Resource Center, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. located at 459 Forest Avenue, where Spirit of the City: Imagining the Pan-American Exposition is on view. 

    10 - 11:30 a.m. - Kids Activities at The Museum

    11 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. - Artifact Discovery

    1 - 3 p.m. - Docent Tours of both Buildings

    3 - 4:30 p.m. -  Kids Act ...  read more »
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration Lecture


    Dates and Times: 1/19/2020 3:00 PM - 1/19/2020 5:00 PM
    In partnership with the Afro-American Historical Society of the Niagara Frontier, join the Museum for their 15th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. program. This year’s speaker is Dr. Gretchen Sorin, distinguished professor, author, exhibit curator, and director of the Cooperstown Graduate Program. She received her Ph.D. from SUNY Albany and has recently worked on her documentary and accompanying book, Driving While Black: African Americans on the Road in the Era of Jim Crow. Free to attend. ...  read more »
  • Hidden in Plain Sight: Stained Glass in Buffalo


    Dates and Times: 1/22/2020 6:00 PM - 1/22/2020 8:00 PM
    Megan McElfresh, executive director of the Stained Glass Association of America, will host a program on history and stained glass in Buffalo. Members free; museum admission. ...  read more »
  • President Lincoln's Birthday Celebration


    Dates and Times: 2/9/2020 12:00 PM - 2/9/2020 1:30 PM
    In partnership with the Buffalo Civil War Round Table and the Union Volunteers Fife and Drum Corps, the longest running celebration of President Lincoln’s Birthday in the nation returns! There will be a short program, Lincoln orator, and uniformed reenactors as they perform a rifle salute. Free to attend. ...  read more »
  • M&T Third Friday


    Dates and Times: 2/21/2020 10:00 AM - 2/21/2020 5:00 PM
    Free museum admission to The Museum, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    Free admission to the Resource Center, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. located at 459 Forest Avenue, where Spirit of the City: Imagining the Pan-American Exposition is on view. 

    10 - 11:30 a.m. - Kids Activities at The Museum

    11 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. - Artifact Discovery

    1 - 3 p.m. - Docent Tours of both Buildings

    3 - 4:30 p.m. -  Kids Act ...  read more »