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Buffalo Sports Heritage Bus Tour

Sat, Dec 10
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Admission starts at: $37
The Buffalo History Museum • One Museum Court, Buffalo 14216

Description

Buffalo has an impressive professional sports history, including an original team in the NFL in 1920 and through the decade of the roaring 20’s. A brand new state of the art stadium, Civic Stadium, was built in 1937 that changed Buffalo’s sports future. Several fledgling pro football leagues had Buffalo teams that played at the stadium and the Queen City finally got its long-awaited return to the NFL in 1970 with the team calling War Memorial Stadium its home.

Buffalo has a long hockey history all the way back to 1940 in Memorial Auditorium and joining the NHL in 1970. The AHL Bisons won five Calder Cups and the Sabres have gone to five Conference Championship Series and two Stanley Cup Finals. And baseball is the oldest professional sport in the city with a unique history all its own.

In addition, Buffalo has been home to some major sports corporations that have had a broad impact in professional sports including; New Era Cap company, Delaware North and Trench Manufacturing. Experience this fascinating sports history and much more through 16 sites on this specially designed bus tour for sports fans.

This tour is approximately three hours in length, including a tour of Icons: The Makers and Moments of Sports exhibit at the Buffalo History Museum. Meet in front of the Buffalo History Museum, 1 Museum Court, Buffalo NY 14216. Free Parking is available in the museum lot.

Tour Prices: 

  • General Admission: $42
  • Explorer Pass Members: $37

Tour Policies & Details: 

  • Advance reservations are required for all tours, including for Explorer Pass members. Walk-ups without reservations cannot be accommodated. Please note that space is limited for this bus tour.
  • Reservations close two hours before the tour’s scheduled start time (for example, reservations close at 8am for a 10am tour).
  • Reservations can be made online; please email explore@explorebuffalo.org or call (716) 245-3032 if you need assistance.
  • The Explore Buffalo docent for your tour will have a list of tour reservations for their tour; you do not need to print or bring any tour confirmation.
  • Masks are currently required while on the bus per NYS requirements for transportation. Masks are not required while off the bus. We will update this page and notify registered guests if this policy changes. 
  • Accessibility: A small amount of stairs are required for this tour, including to get on and off the bus.
  • Please wear comfortable walking shoes and dress for the weather. In the event of weather that requires a tour cancellation, we will contact registered tour guests in advance of the tour.
  • Photography is welcome and encouraged on this tour.
  • See our FAQs page for our refund policy and answers to other questions.
Event Organizer: Explore Buffalo

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