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Jacobs Delivers Funding for Buffalo Naval Park and Other Waterfront Projects

$1.5 Million in State Funds to Support Major Attractions AUG. 4, 2017 — BUFFALO, N.Y. — Standing near the construction site of the new Explore & More Children’s Museum on Buffalo’s waterfront, New York State Senator Chris Jacobs (60th SD) announced three state grants that he secured to support the museum, the Buffalo Heritage Carousel project […]

Buffalo Naval Park Honors 40th Anniversary of the Arrival of its Ships

Family members of five volunteers who brought the ships to Buffalo will be honored BUFFALO, N.Y. – July 15, 2017 – The Buffalo & Erie County Naval & Military Park celebrated the arrival of the USS Little Rock CG-4 and USS The Sullivans DD-537 to Buffalo, N.Y., in July 1977 today by honoring five of […]

2017 Wall of Honor Ceremony Held July 4, 2017

On July 4th, The Buffalo & Erie County Naval & Military Park honored our latest inductees into our Wall of Honor. These veterans names will be inscribed on the Wall. You can view some photos from the event or watch the video of the entire ceremony (see below).  

The Buffalo Naval Park’s new Little Rock Concerts begin TONIGHT

Free series to occur every Tuesday through Labor Day on the U.S.S. Little Rock fantail BUFFALO, N.Y. – June 20, 2017 – Starting tonight, The Buffalo & Erie County Naval & Military Park will feature free live music every Tuesday night through September 5 (excluding July 4) from 6 to 8 p.m. on the fantail of […]

Nickel City Opera at the Buffalo Naval Park

“The Impresario” by Mozart on board the USS Little Rock! Enjoy an evening on board the USS LITTLE ROCK at the Buffalo and Erie County Naval & Military Park with the short hilarious opera “The Impresario” about the backstage difficulties of producing an opera! Bring a date or your family. Presented in English with English […]

Buffalo Naval Park announces passing of Colonel Patrick J. Cunningham

Buffalo Naval Park announces passing of Colonel Patrick J. Cunningham Served as Executive Director since 1993; Captain Brian W. Roche named new director Buffalo, N.Y. – March 24, 2017 – Colonel Patrick J. Cunningham, who spent 30 years in active military service with the U.S. Army, and served as Executive Director of the Buffalo and […]

Buffalo Naval Park kicks off 2017 season

Dedicated 2017 season ‘to the spirit and memory of Col. Patrick J. Cunningham;’ celebrated 40th anniversary of USS Little Rock and USS The Sullivans arrival Buffalo, N.Y. – March 25, 2017 – The Buffalo and Erie County Naval and Military Park kicked off its 2017 season this morning with an Opening Day Ceremony. The Naval Park, […]

Buffalo Naval & Military Park will be opening earlier this March

The Buffalo Naval & Military Park will be opening earlier this year to accommodate the Men’s NCAA Basketball Tournament crowd. Our hours for the month of March are: Thursday, March 16, 2017 – 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM Friday, March 17, 2017 – 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM Saturday, March 18, 2017 – 10:00 AM […]