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With Restored Carousel, What Goes Around, Comes Around

Next summer, what goes around, will come around on Buffalo’s waterfront – as a carousel manufactured here nearly a century ago will debut following a lengthy restoration. LEARN MORE…

Buffalo Reinvigorates Neighborhoods with Art

The Albright-Knox Art Gallery – featuring a world-renowned collection of modern and contemporary art – has closed its main campus until 2022 as it undergoes its first expansion in nearly 60 years. The steps the gallery is taking to provide the city with artistic inspiration during its construction phase promise to make the next two years among the most unique in the institution’s 158-year history. LEARN MORE…

Rediscovering Our Roots

A new archway spans the eastern end of downtown Buffalo over Michigan Avenue, proclaiming the neighborhood to be city’s African-American Heritage Corridor. The archway caps off a decade of developing African-American Heritage tourism in the Buffalo Niagara region, from opening museums dedicated to the region’s rich underground railroad and jazz history, to new soul food restaurants and the debut of one of the city’s largest murals that depicts prominent local and national African-American leaders. LEARN MORE…

Flourishing Gardens – Including Frank Lloyd Wright’s – Redefine Rust Belt City

Thousands of plants, shrubs and flowers will bloom next spring for the first time in decades across Frank Lloyd Wright’s 1.5-acre Martin House Campus – the final piece of the property’s 25-year, $50 million restoration. This historic landscape will be one of the stops along America’s largest free, self-guided garden next summer when a newly-expanded Garden Walk Buffalo celebrates its 25th anniversary. Learn more about how Buffalo is blooming. LEARN MORE…

New Children’s Museum to Inspire Next Generation of Buffalonians

Parents and their children will have another reason to spend time in Buffalo’s Canalside district when the Explore and More Children’s Museum opens next spring. The 43,000-square foot museum, part of more than $300 million in new development along Buffalo’s waterfront, will showcase Buffalo’s history, culture and legacy of innovation through a series of interactive exhibits. LEARN MORE…

Against the Grain

One of the world’s largest collection of grain silos along the Buffalo River has been reimagined as an urban outdoor recreation experience like nowhere else. From kayaking through the concrete canyon of Elevator Alley to rock climbing and zip lining off of 100-foot tall silos, find out how Buffalo has gone against the grain to turn its formerly industrial waterfront into a top attraction.  LEARN MORE…

The Buffalo Wing Trail – America’s Tastiest Drive

It was only a matter of time before the city that created one of North America’s favorite pub and game day foods devoted a trail to its signature fare. Find out more about the Delicious Dozen stops along the Buffalo Wing Trail, America’s Tastiest Drive. LEARN MORE…