Behind-the-Scenes Collection Tour: Cabinet of Curiosities

Buffalo Museum of Science 1020 Humboldt Parkway, Buffalo, NY

Did you know the Museum houses more than 700,000 specimens and artifacts? Go behind the scenes to see what few have seen and explore the Museum’s Collection. Tours are approximately two hours in length. Take a peek into the Vertebrate Zoology Collection's spine tingling Cabinet of Curiosities to explore the...

Annual William C. Vaughan Memorial Lecture

Buffalo Museum of Science 1020 Humboldt Parkway, Buffalo, NY

Why is a bird red and not blue? Have plumage colors and color vision co-evolved in birds? Join us for the 29th Annual William C. Vaughan Memorial Lecture with speaker Trevor Price, University of Chicago Department of Ecology and Evolution. The lecture will focus on the evolution of color vision...

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Public Tours

Take a deeper look into our science studios with a member of our education staff. Join us for a rotation of 30-minute tours showcasing our Artifacts, Rethink Extinct and Biodiversity Science Studios. Day Available: Weekly on Fridays Times Available: 11:00 – 11:30 a.m. or 1:00 – 1:30 p.m. Ages: All...

SOLD OUT! SciNight Workshop: Insect Pinning

Buffalo Museum of Science 1020 Humboldt Parkway, Buffalo, NY

Hear the inside story behind the Museum's stunning BUGWORKS sign. Learn how to do it yourself in this workshop on relaxing and pinning moths and butterflies. Each participant will receive their own pinning board, spreading materials and specimens to take home. Ages: 18+ Cost: $20 per participant (BMS Members save 10%)

SOLD OUT! Behind-the-Scenes Collection Tour: Geology Rocks!

Buffalo Museum of Science 1020 Humboldt Parkway, Buffalo, NY

Did you know the Museum houses more than 700,000 specimens and artifacts? Go behind the scenes to see what few have seen and explore the Museum’s Collection. Tours are approximately two hours in length. Holmes! What kind of rock is this? Sedimentary, my dear Watson. Learn why this and other...

Recurring

Public Tours

Take a deeper look into our science studios with a member of our education staff. Join us for a rotation of 30-minute tours showcasing our Artifacts, Rethink Extinct and Biodiversity Science Studios. Day Available: Weekly on Fridays Times Available: 11:00 – 11:30 a.m. or 1:00 – 1:30 p.m. Ages: All...

Recurring

Public Tours

Take a deeper look into our science studios with a member of our education staff. Join us for a rotation of 30-minute tours showcasing our Artifacts, Rethink Extinct and Biodiversity Science Studios. Day Available: Weekly on Fridays Times Available: 11:00 – 11:30 a.m. or 1:00 – 1:30 p.m. Ages: All...

Conversations in Science: Geology Collections

Join us on Zoom! Our Geology Collections team are eager to share their passion for education and serving as a resource for identifying the rocks around us. Hear from staff and volunteers about their experiences in BSNS Geology and how they work to support public information and academic projects in...

SOLD OUT! Behind-the-Scenes Collection Tour: Cabinet of Curiosities

Buffalo Museum of Science 1020 Humboldt Parkway, Buffalo, NY

Did you know the Museum houses more than 700,000 specimens and artifacts? Go behind the scenes to see what few have seen and explore the Museum’s Collection. Tours are approximately two hours in length. Take a peek into the Vertebrate Zoology Collection's spine tingling Cabinet of Curiosities to explore the...

Recurring

Public Tours

Take a deeper look into our science studios with a member of our education staff. Join us for a rotation of 30-minute tours showcasing our Artifacts, Rethink Extinct and Biodiversity Science Studios. Day Available: Weekly on Fridays Times Available: 11:00 – 11:30 a.m. or 1:00 – 1:30 p.m. Ages: All...