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All Membership Benefits Free general admission to the Museum and Research Library Free general admission to the Resource Center (459 Forest Avenue – By appointment (716) 873-9644 ext.402) 10% discount on most Museum Shop purchases Special invitations to Members-only exhibit openings and events Advance notice and free admission to select programs Priority registration and discounted tickets to select workshops and special events Subscription to the Museum’s newsletter, The Album Reciprocal general admission to the Burchfield Penney Art Center Access to the Time Travelers Program Members exclusive emails with premium content, offerings, and more Membership Discounts Available Student – Present your student ID at Guest Services to receive a discounted Individual membership! Student memberships are $15. Senior 60+ – Present your photo ID at Guest Services to receive a discounted Individual Membership! For more information, inquire at Guest Services or contact Angelica Rodriguez, Membership & Events Coordinator. View all events Featured Events
I Do Solemnly Swear: Presidential Inauguration History and Traditions
Say I’m Dead, A Family Memoir of Race, Secrets and Love Book Talk with E. Dolores Johnson
Cancer Crossings Panel with Dr. Jerry Yates, Mary Pinkel, and Tim Wendel
Event Details Today's Hours Friday, January 22 Museum
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
By Virtual Appointment Only
Resource Center Open Today: Closed Today Explore Thank You To the generous donors who made this website possible:
Charles D. and Mary A. Bauer Foundation
Conable Family Foundation of the Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo
Cheryl Lyles and Steve Lakomy, M.D.
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