Information

Department: 
Research Library
Address:
One Museum Court
Buffalo, NY 14216
Phone: 716.873.9644

http://www.buffalohistory.org/

Contact Person: Cynthia VanNess - 716.873.9644 EXT. 305

About

The Buffalo History Museum, founded in 1862, is located in the northwest corner of Delaware Park. Major collections among the 80,000-plus items in our care include Pan-American Exposition artifacts and records, the Red Jacket Peace Medal, the Pierce Motorette (a pioneering motor vehicle), and prototype pacemakers. Sketches and paintings chronicle two centuries of growth of the city of Buffalo and surrounding land, and portraiture ranges from Peter Porter, one time Secretary of War, to Presidents Grover Cleveland and Millard Fillmore.