Museum and Museum Shop Hours Admission Directions
Tuesday 10:00 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Wednesday 10:00 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Thursday - Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sunday - 12:00 Noon - 5:00 p.m.
Research Library Hours
Treasures abound in our Research Library - a leading destination for Buffalo history researchers.
Wednesday - Saturday 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Closed Sunday, Monday, Tuesday
EXTENDED LIBRARY HOURS: Wednesdays 6-8 pm
Free parking adjacent to the museum, wheelchair accessible.
Museum admission is not required to shop in the Museum Shop.
Closed Mondays and Independence Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve and Day, and New Year's Eve & Day.
Spirit of the City, the History Museum’s 3000 square foot feature exhibit showcasing the Pan-American Exposition, and our Collection’s Storage areas populate the Resource Center. In the 1990s, the History Museum acquired and renovated the streetcar repair barn (circa 1895) located at 459 Forest Avenue.
Open by appointment only during business hours
Free admission on M&T Third Friday of each month 10 a.m - 5 p.m.
(Monday - Friday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.)
Call 716.873.9695 ext. 302.