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Queen City Ferry Company
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Owner description: Queen City Ferry Company offers a water ferry service between Buffalo's inner and outer harbor. Board the Queen City Ferry at the Central Wharf next to the Buffalo Naval Park. The Ferry travels to the Outer Harbor, Erie Basin Marina and along the Buffalo River to Riverfest Park in Buffalo's old First Ward district. Operations are daily from 12:00pm-8pm mid May through September.Round trip takes approximately one (1) hour. Tickets are priced at $8 for adults, $6 for children. Narragted Buffalo River History Tours are available daily from 10:30am-12pm for $14 adults and $10 for children.
Reviewed 3 September 2012

great value...great staff...who knew all that history is on the water !!!!!thank you Queen City Ferry we will visit again!!!!

1  Thank pam m
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Reviewed 30 August 2012

I've been wanting a close up view of Buffalo's grain elevators and got it. Our guide, Rick, was a wonderful historian and was eager to answer any questions- although he didn't leave much out. We learned a lot about the beginning of Buffalo and it's role in history. The ride was comfortable and pleasant-a good view from every seat. It's not a large boat, so everyone could get personal attention. Rick even told us about other places to visit that I hadn't known about. There were a variety of ages on board and when it was over, everyone raved about how interesting it had been. It was well worth it and I wouldn't mind doing it again sometime later.

1  Thank Donald D
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Reviewed 30 July 2012

If you want a great tour into the history of Buffalo you can't miss this tour! One of the most informative tours I have ever been on. The most value for your money. Owners are accomodating and take very good care of their customers. Best place to learn how Buffalo got it's start. As a person who works in Activities for a life care community, it's simple to say i would bring my residents back. THEY LOVED IT!!

1  Thank m p
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Reviewed 27 July 2012

Brownie Girl Scout Troop #31310 from Our Lady of the Sacred Heart, O.P. took a historical boat ride while earning their "Community" badge. Rick, our tour guide, was absolutely wonderful in sharing his knowledge of Buffalo's history at a level the girl scouts could understand, while making it interesting for the adults as well. What a great perspective learning about the past from the Buffalo River. It was affordable and everyone was satisfied!

2  Thank Heidi L
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Reviewed 27 August 2011

Paid the full fare ($12 or $14) and took both the Inner and Outer Buffalo Harbor tours. The day was beautiful and this trip was great. A wonderful value for the money. The tour lasted about 2 1/2 hours and I would recommend this to anyone !

You are free to select the inner or outer tours and I think the cost is $8 round trip but I would really recoomend the entire tour if you have the time.

We will be back next year

11  Thank bap518
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