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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 […]

Buffalo Naval Park unveils sculpture, plaque to commemorate Buffalo native McClusky’s impact on WWII

Naval squadron leader credited for turning the tide at the Battle of Midway — and WWII — 75 years ago BUFFALO, N.Y. — June 4, 2017 — The Buffalo & Erie County Naval & Military Park hosted a ceremony today to honor the legacy and memory of C. Wade McClusky, a South Buffalo native whose […]