Doors Open Buffalo, a free self-guided and self-paced tour of more than 30 downtown Buffalo buildings, presented by Explore Buffalo, will take place from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, June 15. The event is sure to inspire greater appreciation for Buffalo’s unique history and architecture through free public access to significant building interiors.
Begin your day at the main information hub at the Central Library or choose any of the participating buildings as your starting point! You can pick up a map at any of the locations listed below. All participating buildings are within a one-mile radius of the Central Library.
Participating buildings include:
BECPL Central Library
Buffalo Harbor Museum
DL&W Train Depot
The Dun Building
Ellicott Square Building
Hauptman Woodward Research Institute
Hotel at the Lafayette
Hutch Tech High School
M&T Bank’s Gold Dome
Michigan Street Baptist Church
Nash House Museum
Old County Hall
Old Post Office
One M&T Plaza
Road Less Traveled Theater
Shea’s 710 Main Theater
St. Joseph’s Old Cathedral Rectory
St. Michael’s Church
St. Paul’s Episcopal Cathedral
The Historic Colored Musicians Club
The Hyatt Regency
The Irish Classical Theater Co.
The Mansion on Delaware
The Admiral Room at the Marin Building
The Webb Building
Trinity Episcopal Church
Visit Buffalo Niagara Visitor Center
Western New York Book Arts Center
Anyone interested in volunteering for a three-hour shift on June 15 is welcome to sign up at doorsopenbuffalo.org.
Doors Open Buffalo is made possible by the generous support of the Ralph C. Wilson Jr. Legacy Fund at Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo, Wells Fargo Center. Seneca Gaming Corporation and the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature; administered by Arts Services Initiative of WNY, Inc. For more information, please visit doorsopenbuffalo.org.