| Welcome to the Buffalo Museums website (www.buffalomuseums.com)
listing the most popular museums in Buffalo, New York. Buffalo is
the second largest city in New York State. Buffalo is also the principal
city of the Buffalo-Niagara Falls metropolitan area and the seat of
Erie County. On this travel web site you will find information on
Muffalo's major museums.
Most Popular Museums in Buffalo
|The Albright-Knox Art Gallery is a center of
modern art in Buffalo, New York State. Here you will see works
of such masters as Gorky, Pollock, Warhol, Johns. Impressionism
and Post-Impressionism works are well represented by leading
French artists of the nineteenth century - Gauguin and van Gogh.
The Gallery has many works by Picasso, Braque, Matisse, Derain,
Miro, Mondrian, Rodchenko, and other artists.
and Erie County Naval and Military Park
|Buffalo and Erie County Naval and Military Park
is a popular museum, dedicated to America's armed forces. The
Park is located very close to downtown Buffalo, on Buffalo Place
at the foot of Pearl and Main streets, across from HSBC Arena.
Museum of Science
|The history of the Buffalo Museum of Science
began in 1836, when the Young Mens Association was founded
in the City of Buffalo. The YMA was the center for organized
cultural activities in Buffalo. Dealing with the public library,
science, literature and art, the YMA soon became the owner of
numerous specimens which were the first exhibits for the Buffalo
museum we have today.
Penney Art Center
|The Burchfield Penney Art Center is home to 7,500
works of art by more than 600 artists. Originally dedicated
to the works by watercolorist Charles E. Burchfield (1893-1967),
today the center features works of such artists as Elbert Hubbard,
Gustav Stickley, Cindy Sherman, Robert Mangold, Les Krims, Frank
Lloyd Wright, Wendle Castle, Al Paley, Bruce Kurland, Edwin
Dickinson, Susan Rothenberg, Joseph Piccillo, Robert Longo,
and many others.
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