Central Park Walking Tour

Sat, Aug 13 +more dates
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Event Dates & Times

Sat, Aug 13 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Thu, August 18 • 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Sat, August 27 • 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Admission starts at: $7
Burke's Green • 235 Beard Avenue, Buffalo New York 14214


Developer Lewis J. Bennett designed the Central Park neighborhood north of the Belt Line Railroad to be the premier neighborhood in Buffalo. Many would agree that he succeeded. Learn about the creation of this picturesque neighborhood and see some of the remarkable homes built on Depew and Morris Avenues. This tour is approximately ninety minutes in length and 1.1 miles of walking.

This tour meets at Burke’s Green, a pocket park located at Beard and Depew Avenues – use 235 Beard Avenue, Buffalo NY 14214 for GPS. Abundant street parking is available along Beard and Depew Avenues and other nearby streets.

Walking Tour Prices: 

  • General Admission: $17
  • Children & Students: $7
  • Explorer Pass Members: FREE

Tour Procedures & Policies: 

  • Reservations are required for all tours, including for Explorer Pass members. Walk-ups without reservations cannot be accommodated. Tours are generally limited to a maximum of 15 people per group.
    • 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 or call (716) 245-3032 if you need assistance.
    • If you have an Explore Buffalo walking pass (orange or blue), please email to reserve your tour.
    • 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.
  • Children & Student Admission is for children ages 6-18 or college students with a valid student ID. Children ages 5 and under are free and do not require a reservation.
  • Accessibility: Please contact us at or (716) 245-3032 if you plan to attend this tour and will require accommodations or if you have questions about accessibility.
  • If you feel ill or suspect you may be experiencing symptoms of COVID-19, please do not attend any Explore Buffalo tours. We will be happy to refund your reservation or welcome you to join us at a later date.
  • 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.
  • See our FAQs page for our refund policy and answers to other questions.
  • By confirming your reservation for any Explore Buffalo tour, you acknowledge and accept Explore Buffalo’s tour policies. 
    Event Organizer: Explore Buffalo

    Central Park Walking Tour

    something like address

    Central Park Walking Tour





    Coming Events

    Sponsored Placement

    James Beard Celebrity Chefs Tour Dinner at Bacchus Wine Bar

    Thu, Aug 18
    6:30 pm - 10:00 pm

    Admission starts at: $300

    Bacchus Wine Bar and Restaurant
    56 W Chippewa St Buffalo, 14202


    Bacchus Wine Bar Chef Tour Dinner with James Beard Award Winning Chefs! Cocktails and canapés followed by 5 course dinner with wine pairings prepared ...

    Crafting Cocktails and Financial Plans

    Wed, Aug 24
    6:00 pm - 7:30 pm


    The Establishment
    5110 Main St. Suite 100 Buffalo, 14221

    North Towns

    Master the art of cocktail making while you learn to make smart financial choices for your future. From choosing the proper cocktail glasses to key steps ...

    BPO Brass Quintet at Graycliff

    Fri, Aug 12
    5:30 pm - 9:00 pm

    Admission starts at: $150

    6472 Old Lake Shore Road Derby, 14047

    South Towns

    Graycliff is pleased to be partnering once again with the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra (BPO) on an intimate outdoor concert experience featuring a quintet ...

    Carson Tonight: Johnny’s Comedy & Variety Acts LIVE!

    Sat, Aug 13
    5:00 pm - 12:00 am

    Admission starts at: $17

    Reg Lenna Civic Center
    116 E. Third St. Jamestown, 14701

    Southern Tier

    As the National Comedy Center opens its immersive Johnny Carson Experience, relive the magic and laughter of Johnny Carson’s Tonight Show with the talented ...

    Torn Space: Ages at Silo City

    Fri, Aug 12 +more dates
    7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

    Admission starts at: $30

    Silo City
    85 Silo City Row Buffalo, 14203


    Torn Space invites you once again to join them in mid-August for their annual early harvest celebration. The series began in 2013 where they ...

    80’s Themed Murder Mystery Tour On Buffalo Double Decker Bus Tours

    Sat, Aug 13 +more dates
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    Admission starts at: $35

    Buffalo Double Decker Bus Tours
    12 Fuhrmann Boulevard Buffalo, 14203


    Ultimate Night of Destruction at the Erie Couty Fair

    Sat, Aug 20
    7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Admission starts at: $20

    Fairgrounds, Erie County/Hamburg
    5600 McKinley Pkwy Hamburg, 14075

    South Towns



    Forgotten Password?

    You must be logged in to use this feature.