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Albright-Knox Art Gallery

1285 Elmwood Ave, Buffalo, NY 14222-1003
+1 716-882-8700
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The exhibits change a couple times a year, some are spectacular

This is a wonderful art museum in a fabulous venue. It is not that large, so you can easily see... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Sue K
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Orchard Park, New York
wonderful collection

We thoroughly enjoyed our visit. It is a very-fairly priced entrance fee, for a chance to see a... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
jessibean
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Canada
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The Albright-Knox Art Gallery is a vibrant museum in the heart of Buffalo’s cultural district actively collecting and exhibiting art since 1862. Experience something new every time.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pollock” (14 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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1285 Elmwood Ave, Buffalo, NY 14222-1003
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+1 716-882-8700
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a wonderful art museum in a fabulous venue. It is not that large, so you can easily see everything in a couple hours, more or less depending on how much time you want to spend with each piece. The exhibits change every several...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our visit. It is a very-fairly priced entrance fee, for a chance to see a number of amazing art pieces. We were lucky enough to see the special exhibit on Black Women Artists, which was incredible. The gallery is easy to tour,...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went there for a trip to review a piece of art for school. When I got there they were very knowledgeable about where and what I was looking for. They also asked if I was a student and gave me the discount which was...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Albright Knox is one of the most important art galleries for modern art. If you like the old Masters this is not the place for you.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Albright is a great place to go to look at some old and new pieces of art, locally and abroad. They also host artists and events

Thank Emily B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere....a fun event! Expensive food, but what does one expect at a hockey game?! A great experience overall!

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Reviewed 25 February 2018

recently visited for a docent-led tour and rediscovered some old favorites. Love the Takashi Murakami exhibit and the sensory art installation.

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Reviewed 28 January 2018

Very beautiful place, the staff is very helpful and kind especially at the front desk. A local treasure!

Thank Brianna S
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Reviewed 25 January 2018

This is a wonderful art gallery and museum that is well-worth the admission. If you should happen to visit on a Friday afternoon the admission is free, which is amazing for such a cultural experience. There is so much information that it is definitely worth...More

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Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

I have been to art galleries around the world. Unfortunately thos gallery has stood out singly as the worst run gallery I have experienced in the world.

Thank Paul G
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janicelynn1581
24 May 2017|
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Hello! It depends on which outdoor concert you are interested in. The Buffalo News Summer Jazz Series takes place on the museum's Delaware Stairs overlooking Hoyt Lake on five Sundays in July and August. You can find more... More
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17 May 2017|
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Yes, the address is 1285 Elmwood Ave., Buffalo, New York 14222...the phone # is 716-882-8700. It is across the street from SUNYBuffState (college) and has a U shaped drive way and a huge sculpture of shiney metal canoes... More
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29 July 2016|
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Hello! We recommend reserving about two hours to view our collection and special exhibitions. Add an extra hour or so if you would like to browse in Shop AK, have lunch in AK Cafe, or explore the outdoor sculpture on our... More
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