Friday, June 25, 2010

Niagara Square Exhibit at Historical Society

The evolution of a premier residential address to a civic hub
Click Here

Monday, June 21, 2010

Buffalo Tours in the News

Here's a link about our recent tour in the Village of Kenmore, featured in the Tonawanda News.

Here's another link about our docent training program, featured in Buffalo Rising.

And if you haven't done it already, click here to join our Facebook group, now 1000 people strong!

Saturday, June 19, 2010

Pin your history to the world

Upload your vintage pictures of places and pin them to Google Streetview:

Monday, June 14, 2010

National Preservation Conference Planning

Representatives from the National Trust for Historic Preservation to Discuss the October 2011 Conference to be hosted in Buffalo -

Public Invited to Share Thoughts, Ask Questions, Volunteer

WHAT: National Trust representatives will kick off planning for the 2011 National Preservation Conference that will be held in Buffalo from Oct. 18-22, 2011. Officials will present their goals for the conference and solicit ideas for sessions, tours, speakers and more. The session will also be used to sign up volunteers to assist with organizing and marketing the conference and to assist during the conference itself. A question and answer session will conclude the evening. All interested organizations and individuals are invited to attend.

WHO: Valecia Crusafilli, NTHP, Acting Vice President, Programs
Lori Feinman, NTHP, Associate Director for Conferences and Training
Catherine Schweitzer, Preservation Buffalo Niagara, Chair
Edward Healy, Visit Buffalo Niagara, Vice President, Marketing
Michael Even, Visit Buffalo Niagara, Vice President, Sales


WHERE: Albright-Knox Art Gallery, 1285 Elmwood Ave., Buffalo

You can pre-register for this session and be placed on the conference planning mailing list by contacting Preservation Buffalo Niagara at 852-3300 or send your name, organization (if any), address and email to Updates on conference planning will be posted on

Buffalo Tours on WIVB Channel 4

Click here to see WIVB's visit to our "Inside the Central Terminal" tour from Sunday. Thanks to everyone who came to the tour!

Tuesday, June 1, 2010

Happy Hour Tours Go Nationwide!

The Springfield Preservation Alliance in Ohio noticed the success of our Happy Hour Tours and started some of their own! You can read more about their tours in this article.

For dates and times of Happy Hour tours in Buffalo, including our Search Party scavenger hunt, visit this page at The first tour is Friday, June 18th!