The brand new Explore & More Children’s Museum has finally opened its doors in Buffalo, New York. The all-new 43,000 square foot museum spans four floors of fun with exhibits for and about Western New York. The exhibits tell the story of Buffalo’s history, community, sports, industry, innovation, architecture and agriculture – all through the lens of play-based learning and exploration.
About the Explore & More Children’s Museum
Explore & More Children’s Museum tells the story of Buffalo and Western New York through seven educational play zones. Topics can include a wide range of subjects including STEM activities, art, music, culture, cooking and learning more about ourselves, our health, and our region. We will also offer free programming outside at Canalside every Friday during the summer.
The museum is also available for use for birthday parties, group visits and offers special seasonal programming for families and school groups to enjoy. The museum has a wide range of fun and educational programming offered daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly and seasonally, as well as on school holidays & breaks with something new and fun happening every day in the museum.
Where is the museum located?
The Explore & More – The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children’ s Museum is located in the revitalized Canalside district by Buffalo’s waterfront.
The Canalside area bustling with family-friendly activities that including water-based activities like kayaking, paddle boarding and water bikes, enjoying the miles of hiking and biking paths along the water or taking a tour of the World War II-era ships at the Buffalo Naval and Military Park.