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  • Homeschool Mondays


    Dates and Times: 2/18/2019 1:00 PM - 2/18/2019 3:00 PM
    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.


  • BreakOut!


    Dates and Times: 2/19/2019 10:00 AM - 2/19/2019 5:00 PM
    Stuck inside? Break out of your house and come visit the museum during your school vacation! We will have plenty of activities. All are welcome to participate. The Resource Center at 459 Forest Ave will also be open all week. 

    Members free, museum admission.
    ...  read more »
  • President's Day Pop-Up


    Dates and Times: 2/19/2019 10:00 AM - 2/19/2019 5:00 PM
    This pop-up exhibit showcases three cases with artifacts related to President Fillmore, President Cleveland, and President Lincoln. Exhibit accompanied by Buffalo Magazine article written by Kellie Mazur.

    This is a great opportunity to see artifacts not recently displayed in exhibits!

    Members free; museum admission.
    ...  read more »
  • President's Day Pop-Up


    Dates and Times: 2/20/2019 10:00 AM - 2/20/2019 8:00 PM
    This pop-up exhibit showcases three cases with artifacts related to President Fillmore, President Cleveland, and President Lincoln. Exhibit accompanied by Buffalo Magazine article written by Kellie Mazur.


    This is a great opportunity to see artifacts not recently displayed in exhibits!

    Members free; museum admission.
    ...  read more »
  • BreakOut!


    Dates and Times: 2/20/2019 10:00 AM - 2/20/2019 5:00 PM
    Stuck inside? Break out of your house and come visit the museum during your school vacation! We will have plenty of activities. All are welcome to participate. The Resource Center at 459 Forest Ave will also be open all week. 

    Members free, museum admission.
    ...  read more »
  • President's Day Pop-Up


    Dates and Times: 2/21/2019 9:00 AM - 2/21/2019 5:00 PM
    This pop-up exhibit showcases three cases with artifacts related to President Fillmore, President Cleveland, and President Lincoln. Exhibit accompanied by Buffalo Magazine article written by Kellie Mazur.


    This is a great opportunity to see artifacts not recently displayed in exhibits!

    Members free; museum admission.
    ...  read more »
  • BreakOut!


    Dates and Times: 2/21/2019 10:00 AM - 2/21/2019 5:00 PM
    Stuck inside? Break out of your house and come visit the museum during your school vacation! We will have plenty of activities. All are welcome to participate. The Resource Center at 459 Forest Ave will also be open all week. 

    Members free, museum admission.
    ...  read more »
  • Homeschool Thursdays


    Dates and Times: 2/21/2019 1:00 PM - 2/21/2019 3:00 PM
    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.


  • Whiskey Tasting with Dominic Venegas


    Dates and Times: 2/21/2019 6:00 PM - 2/21/2019 8:00 PM
    Join The Buffalo History Museum and Pernod-Richard for our Second Annual Whiskey Tasting event! 

    Master of Scotch, Dominic Venegas, will take us on a tasting journey; trying 4 whiskeys and learning about their history and origins. 

    Free to attend, registration is required
  • President's Day Pop-Up


    Dates and Times: 2/22/2019 10:00 AM - 2/22/2019 5:00 PM
    This pop-up exhibit showcases three cases with artifacts related to President Fillmore, President Cleveland, and President Lincoln. Exhibit accompanied by Buffalo Magazine article written by Kellie Mazur.


    This is a great opportunity to see artifacts not recently displayed in exhibits!

    Members free; museum admission.
    ...  
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  • BreakOut!


    Dates and Times: 2/22/2019 10:00 AM - 2/22/2019 5:00 PM
    Stuck inside? Break out of your house and come visit the museum during your school vacation! We will have plenty of activities. All are welcome to participate. The Resource Center at 459 Forest Ave will also be open all week. 

    Members free, museum admission.
    ...  read more »
  • President's Day Pop-Up


    Dates and Times: 2/23/2019 10:00 AM - 2/23/2019 5:00 PM
    This pop-up exhibit showcases three cases with artifacts related to President Fillmore, President Cleveland, and President Lincoln. Exhibit accompanied by Buffalo Magazine article written by Kellie Mazur.


    This is a great opportunity to see artifacts not recently displayed in exhibits!

    Members free; museum admission.
    ...  read more »
  • President's Day Pop-Up


    Dates and Times: 2/24/2019 12:00 PM - 2/24/2019 5:00 PM
    This pop-up exhibit showcases three cases with artifacts related to President Fillmore, President Cleveland, and President Lincoln. Exhibit accompanied by Buffalo Magazine article written by Kellie Mazur.


    This is a great opportunity to see artifacts not recently displayed in exhibits!

    Members free; museum admission.

    ...  read more »
  • Homeschool Mondays


    Dates and Times: 2/25/2019 1:00 PM - 2/25/2019 3:00 PM
    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.


  • Nikola Tesla, The Man and His Legacy


    Dates and Times: 2/27/2019 6:00 PM - 2/27/19 8:00 PM
    Through a dynamic visual presentation we will take a trip to discover where we are, how we got here, and where we may be going in the future. We will see how Nikola Tesla changed our civilization over 125 years ago and how he could possibly help to change it yet again in the future.

    Members free; museum admission.
    ...  read more »
  • Homeschool Thursdays


    Dates and Times: 2/28/2019 1:00 PM - 2/28/2019 3:00 PM
    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.


  • So You Want to Write a Book 2.0: Citations 101


    Dates and Times: 3/2/2019 10:00 AM - 3/2/2019 12:30 PM
    Non-fiction writing, the citation process, and intellectual property. New this year, BYOR (bring your own resource), and learn how to cite it! The session will be divided into segments; 1 hour for presentations, 1 ½ hours for workshop. Get 1:1 advice on your research! Speakers include Cole Adams, Cynthia Van Ness, Mary Jo Courchesne, Lisa DeBoer and Colleen Dunham.


    Member series $45, Member individual $15 
    General Series $75, Gener ...  read more »
  • Homeschool Mondays


    Dates and Times: 3/4/2019 1:00 PM - 3/4/2019 3:00 PM
    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.


  • Toddler Story Time


    Dates and Times: 3/5/2019 10:00 AM - 3/5/2019 11:00 AM
    Bring your little one to our monthly program and spend some quality time at The Museum. We will read a book and do a related activity. 


    Members free; museum admission.

    ...  read more »
  • Homeschool Thursdays


    Dates and Times: 3/7/2019 1:00 PM - 3/7/2019 3:00 PM
    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.


  • So You Want to Write a Book 2.0: Trust the Process


    Dates and Times: 3/9/2019 10:00 AM - 3/9/2019 12:30 PM
    Learn from the experts on best practices for research and writing. Speakers include Cynthia Van Ness, Rosanne Higgins, Tim Bohen, Eva M. Doyle, and Randy John. The session will be divided into segments; 1 hour for presentations, 1 ½ hours for workshop. Get 1:1 advice on your research!

    Member series $45, Member individual $15 
    General Series $75, General Individual $25

    All registrations must be made in advance. Register for the ...  read more »
  • Jazz on Second Sundays: Featuring James Burton III


    Dates and Times: 3/10/2019 2:30 PM - 3/10/2019 4:00 PM
    With the mission of preserving, celebrating, and advancing the rich jazz heritage of Buffalo, NY, the Buffalo Jazz Collective will showcase many of the areas most esteemed jazz musicians. 

    March's concert features music by Mark Filsinger and James Burton III as performed by some of the finest musicians in Western New York including Bobby Militello, Dave Schiavone, John Hasselback, and John Bacon.

    Members $5; general admission $12.  ...  read more »
  • Homeschool Mondays


    Dates and Times: 3/11/2019 1:00 PM - 3/11/2019 3:00 PM
    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.


    For se ...  read more »
  • Homeschool Thursdays


    Dates and Times: 3/14/2019 1:00 PM - 3/14/2019 3:00 PM
    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.


  • M&T Third Friday


    Dates and Times: 3/15/2019 10:00 AM - 3/15/2019 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. -  Kid ...  read more »
  • Homeschool Mondays


    Dates and Times: 3/18/2019 1:00 PM - 3/18/2019 3:00 PM
    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.


  • Homeschool Thursdays


    Dates and Times: 3/21/2019 1:00 PM - 3/21/2019 3:00 PM
    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.


  • So You Want to Write a Book 2.0: Put a Bow on It


    Dates and Times: 3/23/2019 10:00 AM - 3/23/2019 12:30 PM
    Your research and writing are done, now what? What will you need to provide to the publisher? How do you work with a publisher? What should your manuscript look like? Speakers include Michael McGandy, Barbara Nevergold, Marty Gorman, and Hannah Gordon. The session will be divided into segments; 1 hour for presentations, 1 ½ hours for workshop. Get 1:1 advice on your research! 

    Member series $45, Member individual $15 
    General Series $75, General I ...  read more »
  • Homeschool Mondays


    Dates and Times: 3/25/2019 1:00 PM - 3/25/2019 3:00 PM
    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.


  • Homeschool Thursdays


    Dates and Times: 3/28/2019 1:00 PM - 3/28/2019 3:00 PM
    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.


  • So You Want to Write a Book 2.0: DIY


    Dates and Times: 3/30/2019 10:00 AM - 3/30/2019 12:30 PM
    Learn the ins and outs of self-publishing including how to market your work and get the word out! Speakers include Cynthia Van Ness, Nancy Mingus, Amy Miller, and more. The session will be divided into segments; 1 hour for presentations, 1 ½ hours for workshop. Get 1:1 advice on your research!

    Member series $45, Member individual $15 
    General Series $75, General Individual $25

    All registrations must be made in advance. Register ...  read more »
  • Homeschool Mondays


    Dates and Times: 4/1/2019 1:00 PM - 4/1/2019 3:00 PM
    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.

  • Toddler Story Time


    Dates and Times: 4/2/2019 10:00 AM - 4/2/2019 11:00 AM
    Bring your little one to our monthly program and spend some quality time at The Museum. We will read a book and do a related activity. 


    Members free; museum admission.

    ...  
    read more »
  • Homeschool Thursdays


    Dates and Times: 4/4/2019 1:00 PM - 4/4/2019 3:00 PM
    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.


    ...  read more »
  • Homeschool Mondays


    Dates and Times: 4/8/2019 1:00 PM - 4/8/2019 3:00 PM
    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.

  • Homeschool Thursdays


    Dates and Times: 4/11/2019 1:00 PM - 4/11/2019 3:00 PM
    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.


  • Jazz on Second Sundays: Duke Ellington Celebration


    Dates and Times: 4/14/2019 2:30 PM - 4/14/2019 4:00 PM
    With the mission of preserving, celebrating, and advancing the rich jazz heritage of Buffalo, NY, the Buffalo Jazz Collective will showcase many of the areas most esteemed jazz musicians. 
    ...  read more »
  • Homeschool Mondays


    Dates and Times: 4/15/2019 1:00 PM - 4/15/2019 3:00 PM
    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.

  • Homeschool Thursdays


    Dates and Times: 4/18/2019 1:00 PM - 4/18/2019 3:00 PM
    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.


  • M&T Third Friday


    Dates and Times: 4/19/2019 10:00 AM - 4/19/2019 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 »
  • Homeschool Mondays


    Dates and Times: 4/22/2019 1:00 PM - 4/22/2019 3:00 PM
    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.


  • Homeschool Thursdays


    Dates and Times: 4/25/2019 1:00 PM - 4/25/2019 3:00 PM
    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.


  • Toddler Story Time


    Dates and Times: 5/7/2019 10:00 AM - 5/7/2019 11:00 AM
    Bring your little one to our monthly program and spend some quality time at The Museum. We will read a book and do a related activity. 


    Members free; museum admission.

    ...  read more »
  • M&T Third Friday


    Dates and Times: 5/17/2019 10:00 AM - 5/17/2019 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 »
  • M&T Third Friday


    Dates and Times: 6/21/2019 10:00 AM - 6/21/2019 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 »
  • M&T Third Friday


    Dates and Times: 7/19/2019 10:00 AM - 7/19/2019 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 »
  • M&T Third Friday


    Dates and Times: 8/16/2019 10:00 AM - 8/16/2019 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 »
  • M&T Third Friday


    Dates and Times: 9/20/2019 10:00 AM - 9/20/2019 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 »
  • M&T Third Friday


    Dates and Times: 10/18/2019 10:00 AM - 10/18/2019 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 »
  • M&T Third Friday


    Dates and Times: 11/15/2019 10:00 AM - 11/15/2019 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 »
  • M&T Third Friday


    Dates and Times: 12/20/2019 10:00 AM - 12/20/2019 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 »