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Buffalo & Erie County Naval and Military Park

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Address: 1 Naval Park CV, Buffalo, NY 14202-4114
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+1 716-847-1773
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 17:00

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Touring the battleships that protected our country

The Buffalo & Erie County Naval and Military Park offers a fantastic chance for residents and visitors to our area to tour several naval ships that helped protect our borders... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
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Buffalo, New York
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Buffalo, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The Buffalo & Erie County Naval and Military Park offers a fantastic chance for residents and visitors to our area to tour several naval ships that helped protect our borders during WWII. There are many other wartime displays and monuments that document the service of many veterans that served and protected us during wartime.

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Blasdell, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Recommend good walking shoes, comfortable clothes such as shorts on a hot day. The docents really know their stuff and well they should since they are all vets.

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Buffalo, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Visit an exceptional site in downtown Buffalo. You will see how many of the military in several wars served their country. World War II, Korean Conflict, war in Vietnam, are all addressed. Other conflicts are treated with models and dioramas. Well worth the admission price. Some of the ship models were built by a world class model builder.

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Buffalo, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Love the Canalside with this piece of history stationed right at the harbor. Terrific choice for children to visit.

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Savannah, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of fun exploring the ships. They say they are haunted, and it does feel spooky on it. It's right on Lake Erie and next to Canalfest, the new area they made up real nice. Also is the marina which is where I go for beautiful sunsets. Nothing more relaxing than sitting there watching the day end and the night... More 

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Buffalo, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We have made a number of visits to Buffalo & Erie County Naval and Military Park. The park is in a beautiful setting adjacent to the Buffalo Waterfront's Canal Side attractions. There are very educational tours through the USS Sullivans and the submaraine USS Croaker and the Naval Park museum building has many interesting items on display. A trip to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sometimes it's nice feeling like you are free to explore, like learning is a big adventure. There are so many different rooms for different purposes, it's truly amazing. Mind, I wouldn't like to get lost on either boat. Not that you would because there are signs and arrows everywhere for you to follow. It's well thought out and there's more... More 

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Buffalo, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took my nephew when he was in town visiting. He is a military and history fanatic. It was a great sunny day in Buffalo and was well worth the price. You are pretty much on your own to walk around the various ships and some of the displays look rather dated and fading, however if you are not opposed... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

While in Buffalo NY this is a must. It is a great piece of history, and the war POW and MIA is very touching.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This park and museum is so unique and I was happy to visit. The ships on the deck are real navy ships served in the US navy at different times of history. This museum gives you a chance to get into them and discover different sections of these ships from the officers sleep champer to the engine champer to the... More 

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