The Buffalo History Museum hosts educational events throughout the year. All are encouraged to attend our lectures and programs, or schedule a tour with one of our trained docents. The Education Department is committed to creating engaging and innovative programs that celebrate the rich history of Western NY.

Programs are listed on our event calendar.

Bringing WNY History to You!
The Museum is happy to bring our information and history to you! Our docents will visit your elder home or facility with an engaging history presentation. For information on outreach programs for your institution or to schedule an outreach visit, please contact or call 716.873.9644, ext. 304.

Homeschool Classes - Spring 2019

Each day includes a brief lesson, worksheets, artifacts from the Museum's collection, and related activities. Every class includes reading, writing, and hands-on interaction. Parents are encouraged to drop off their children, but are also allowed to remain in the classroom.

There are multiple options this semester, read below for class descriptions and registration:


To register:

Monday class series

Thursday class series - The Erie Canal

Thursday class series - Immigration

Thursday class series - Architecture

For individual classes, visit our Calendar of Events.

For more information or registration support contact Mark Sledziewski, 716-873-9644 ext 304.