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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 […]

Another Voice: Naval Park needs donors to help preserve history

Source: The Buffalo News By: Patrick Cunningham and Donald Alessi Date: January 13, 2017 For over three decades, the Buffalo & Erie County Naval and Military Park sat as downtown’s lone waterfront attraction. Now Buffalo’s waterfront is the place to be, year-round. Buffalo boasts the world’s largest inland naval park. In addition to our three major […]

Naval Park Remembers Pearl Harbor, 75 Years Later

Source: WBFO 88.7 By: Michael Mroziak Date: December 7, 2016 Two World War II veterans were recognized during the ceremony. One of them, John Lukasik of North Tonawanda, delivered keynote remarks. He recalled being in a movie theater with a friend when the news broke of Japan’s attack on the island of Oahu. Also recognized […]

Judge Robert Russell Lecture

Many people visited the Buffalo Naval Park on July 22nd to see the honorable Judge Robert Russell’s lecture about the issues that face many veterans, specifically female veterans. Judge Russell created the nation’s first Veterans Treatment Court who’s mission is to successfully habilitate veterans by diverting them from the traditional criminal justice system and providing them with the […]

2016’s Party in The Park Was Enjoyed By Over 400 Guests

The 2016 party in the Park was a great success! 400+ guests enjoyed food provided by Liberty Hound restaurant, desserts by Eat Dessert First, beverages by Try It Distributing and musical entreatment by the Theresa Quinn group. The Party included table promotions set up for USS Little Rock Commissioning, along with video of the new […]

ATTENTION: We are Looking for WNY Veterans of Operation Desert Storm

ATTENTION WNY VETERANS OF OPERATION DESERT STORM: The PFC Joseph P. Dwyer Peer Support Program is looking to identify Desert Storm Veterans in our community, so we can formally invite them to attend our annual dinner honoring WNY Veterans who served in Operation Desert Storm, Iraq 1991. We are able to accommodate 50 Veterans, each […]

VA Press Conference at the Buffalo Naval Park

The purpose of this nationwide effort is to inform our Veterans, their families, media, and other stakeholders of what VA is doing on their behalf in the delivery and access to VA healthcare, services, programs and benefits.