48 Freeman Road
Williamsville, NY 14221
Phone: (716) 634-2700
Fax: (716) 634-1644
Buffalo & Erie County Historical Society
We from 10:00 AM to 07:00 PM,We from 10:00 AM to 08:00 PM,Th to Sa from 10:00 AM to 05:00 PM,Su from 12:00 PM to 05:00 PMFounded in 1862 by former President Millard Fillmore (also a Buffalo native) and housed in the last remaining building from the 1901 Pan-American Exposition, the Society has exhibits on Western New York history from the first explorers to the present. Included in the over 80,000 artifacts are items such as the pistol used to assassinate President William McKinley in Buffalo in 1901. The building and the Delaware Park setting alone are worth the visit.