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Buffalo & Erie County Naval and Military Park

1 Naval Park CV, Buffalo, NY 14202-4114
+1 716-847-1773
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This is a great place to visit while in Buffalo. The costs are very good and the docents are... read more

Reviewed yesterday
E9183EProberto
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Syracuse, New York
What a great way to celebrate our veterans

Ships, submarine, fighters, SEAL submersible, monuments, this was such an unexpected surprise... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jimvet1826
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Clearwater, FL
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1 Naval Park CV, Buffalo, NY 14202-4114
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a great place to visit while in Buffalo. The costs are very good and the docents are helpful and knowledgeable. We were able to see how our sailors lived and sacrificed for our freedom. There is also a good museum and restaurant available....More

Thank E9183EProberto
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ships, submarine, fighters, SEAL submersible, monuments, this was such an unexpected surprise. Stayed at canal side hotel on biz and this was what I found on the am walk!

Thank jimvet1826
Reviewed 1 week ago

Were able to tour 2 ships and one submarine as well as go through a small museum area. Staff was very helpful with questions and historical information.

Thank rovingruz
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I frequent Canal Side during the summer. We took a drive down Memorial Day weekend and happened upon a very moving ceremony honoring our vets. It was in the lawn just across from the submarine. We did not tour any of the...More

Thank visitors505
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took our time and explored the two Navy warships and a submarine. We got to see just about everything on the ships, above deck, below deck, and walked thru the submarine. It was our first experience aboard naval vessels, so it was great experience...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Interesting history. Staff was very friendly and helpful. This would be somewhat difficult for handicapped as you tour three Naval vessels and the halls are narrow and lots of steep steps.

Thank Don D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Get ready to spend a lot of time going thru the ships. Fascinating but tiring if you've had a long day.

Thank Maura M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the Naval Park with some friends of ours so in total we had 6 kids & 4 adults. 2 of the kids were under 1.5 years old. The self tour of the two naval ships was really neat. The steps were steep and...More

Thank Andrea G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the area on a very early morning walk so none of the ships were available for tours, but we did spend time walking around the various monuments. It was moving to see the names of local heroes who gave their lives defending our...More

Thank Margaret C
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had read about this prior to our visit to Buffalo and had added it as an "interesting" thing to do. It turned out to be one of the best decisions we made. With this along Canalside, it makes for a beautiful location for a...More

Thank No_Place_Like_Home4
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Zach W
Do you go the inside of the ships?
15 May 2016|
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Response from Stephanie E | Reviewed this property |
Yes :) And I recommend to wear sneakers
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Sallye S
Is it handicapped accessible, enough for older ladies with canes/walkers, or just having difficulty walking long distances, or up stairs?
25 February 2016|
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Response from trekkerMangalore | Reviewed this property |
As long as you are outdoors it is fine. You can manage with a wheel chair and a cane. Walking into ships will not be possible for the handicapped. narrow and steep stairways make it difficult for the handicapped and the... More
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251barb2015
Are leashed dogs allowed inside the buffalo zoo grounds
19 January 2016|
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Response from Mikkido | Reviewed this property |
No, unless it's a service animal.
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