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Pierce-Arrow Museum

263 Michigan Ave, Buffalo, NY 14203-2900
+1 716-853-0084
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Great place

Friendly and helpful guides, pretty cars. A good place if you are into antique automobiles. The... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Minh Cuong D
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World Class Place

Almost too much to take in. The Wright Filling Station was a highlight. There is lots of... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Ed K
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Buffalo, New York
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This unique museum focuses on Buffalo's transportation history featuring Pierce Arrow, Thomas Flyer, electric vehicles, vintage bicycles, motorcycles, muscle cars and trucks, many made in Western New York. A special feature is the full scale Buffalo Filling Station by Frank Lloyd Wright, designed for Buffalo in 1927 but never built. Rights to build it were secured and the impressive structure with expansive copper roof and detailing is housed in the atrium of the museum.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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263 Michigan Ave, Buffalo, NY 14203-2900
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+1 716-853-0084
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Friendly and helpful guides, pretty cars. A good place if you are into antique automobiles. The gift shop isn't really that impressive

Thank Minh Cuong D
Reviewed 5 days ago

Almost too much to take in. The Wright Filling Station was a highlight. There is lots of memorabilia and beautiful old cars.

Thank Ed K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Buffalo is full of history and the Pierce-Arrow automobile is certainly one of them. This is a very nice visit for car buffs and/or historians. A self-guided tour of the facility will take approximately 1-2 hours, depending on how much you gawk at these beautiful...More

Thank dochoz
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped by here as somewhat of a happy accident on our way back from Niagara Falls. And boy were we glad we did! The main part of the museum is interesting, but the real star is the Frank Lloyd Wright filling (gas) station. It...More

Thank Blake D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a great stop. The collection of cars and other memorabilia was amazing and the Frank Lloyd Wright gas station was very interesting.

Thank LisaNYU
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Pierce Arrow Museum is an amazing collection of everything Pierce Arrow and a lot more. The history of Pierce Arrow is told in detail from their days making bicycles to pedal vehicles for kids to luxury automobiles. Our guide was so well versed and...More

Thank Brett C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dad says 'great collection, on its way to being a world-class museum'. Mom says 'Frank Lloyd Wright filling station was incredible'. Teen says 'it was cool!' Dedicated and friendly staff, wonderful to see results of years of effort and fundraising.

Thank SLDonovan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Amazing, truly wonderful place to see , in particular the Frank Lloyd Wright gas station that is the best part.

Thank Regina K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were in Buffalo for a wedding and had some time on a rainy afternoon and were so surprised at this little hidden gem. We loved all of the cars, but particularly loved the Frank Lloyd Wright gas station. What a treat! Don't miss it.

Thank Gina W
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our visit to this spacious museum filled with antique bicycles, cars, and a Frank Lloyd Wright designed gas station (the gas hoses hung down from the overhang since the gas was designed to be stored above it). The newly acquired Corvettes were...More

Thank TheSfamily4
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mgryta29
19 May 2017|
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Response from Debra H | Reviewed this property |
I believe that they have a limited number of items on sale but don't recall a formal "gift shop".
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Tallulah M
28 March 2017|
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Response from Viaggio133 | Reviewed this property |
Pierce Arrow Car Museum is open on Friday, Saturday and Sunday (11 am - 4 pm)
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