We are a Blue Star Museum
The Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens is a Blue Star Museum!
May 21-September 5, 2022- Active Duty get in FREE with ID!
Coming in November!- Veterans Week!
Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and museums across America are offering free admission to the nation’s active-duty military personnel including those currently serving in the United States Military - Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, Coast Guard as well as Active Duty and Reservists, National Guardsman (regardless of status), U.S. Public Health Commissioned Corps, NOAA Commissioned Corps, and up to five family members. Qualified members must show a Geneva Convention common access card (CAC), DD Form 1173 ID card (dependent ID), or a DD Form 1173-1 ID card for entrance into a participating Blue Star Museum.
E-TICKETS are recommended for all visitors. Walk-ins may be turned away if our visitor capacity has been met. Please arrive within 15 minutes of your arrival time. Most visitors spend 45 minutes-1.5 hours to complete their visit, but you are welcome to stay until we close to the public. To use the Blue Star discount, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 716.827.1584 ext. 725 to reserve your visit. Any additional guests should purchase an E-ticket below.
Masks -Updated February 28, 2022: Masks are not required but are strongly recommended for all visitors, staff, and volunteers.