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Why? It may be the greatest question of all. Why? It’s born of wonder and curiosity. Why? It makes us think and makes us better. Why? It moves us forward.

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FEATURED EVENTS:
Wed 14

Pushing Back: Antimicrobial Resistance Lecture

November 14 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sat 17

Astronomy Camp-in

November 17 @ 6:00 pm - November 18 @ 9:00 am
Fri 23
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Why? It may be the greatest question of all. Why? It’s born of wonder and curiosity. Why? It makes us think and makes us better. Why? It moves us forward.

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Why? It may be the greatest question of all. Why? It’s born of wonder and curiosity. Why? It makes us think and makes us better. Why? It moves us forward.

For nearly a century, the Buffalo Museum of Science has been a resource for why. Answering many times over. And then asking it again. From exhibits that captivate, to a staff that guides, to a collection that inspires, we are about perpetuating the amazing question of why in all who walk our halls.

This is what science is about. And everything is about science.

So come explore, discover, wonder, reason, reflect, observe, absorb, realize, dream, and – most important – question.

Find why at the Buffalo Museum of Science.

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UPCOMING EVENTS

Wed 14

Pushing Back: Antimicrobial Resistance Lecture

November 14 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thu 15

Budding Scientists

November 15 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
Sat 17

Astronomy Camp-in

November 17 @ 6:00 pm - November 18 @ 9:00 am
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Upcoming Events

Wed 14

Pushing Back: Antimicrobial Resistance Lecture

November 14 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thu 15

Budding Scientists

November 15 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
Sat 17

Astronomy Camp-in

November 17 @ 6:00 pm - November 18 @ 9:00 am
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Tifft Nature Preserve

Take a hike among the marshes and wildlife of Tifft Nature Preserve. Five miles of nature trails and boardwalks greet visitors year-round in this urban oasis.

Visit Tifft