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Visit and Find Why

In advance of your visit, please review our COVID-19 policies. Please note that pre-purchased tickets and face coverings for ages 2+ are required for Museum entry. Museum Admission can be purchased online or by calling 716.896.5200.

In advance of your visit, please review our Code of Conduct here.

Museum Hours
  • Mon. – Thurs.: CLOSED
  • Fri.: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Sat.: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Sun.: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Adults: $16
  • Seniors 62+: $13
  • Students & Military with ID*: $13
  • Children 2-17: $13
  • Museum Members: FREE with Advanced Registration
Kellogg Observatory Viewing Hours
  • Viewings not available at this time.
Rooftop Hours
  • Viewings not available at this time.
2021 Holiday Closings

The Museum will be closed on the following holidays:

  • Easter
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Thanksgiving
  • Christmas Eve
  • Christmas
  • New Year’s Eve
The following cardholders receive $1 off* general museum admission:
  • AAA Members
  • Buffalo & Erie County Public Library Cardholders
  • NFTA pass cardholders

*Cannot be combined with other offers. Exclusions may apply due to contractual agreements with certain exhibits.

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1020 Humboldt Parkway
Buffalo, New York 14211
Phone: (716) 896-5200
Toll Free: (866) 291-6660
Fax: (716) 897-6723

Free parking is available in the Museum parking lot.