Formerly known as Amherst Museum, the Buffalo Niagara Heritage Village & Museum at Amherst is an educational institution whose mission is to engage a diverse audience in the exploration of history and its influence on present-day life in the Niagara Frontier, with emphasis on the Town of Amherst. Visitors can experience 19th-century life and tour historic homes, churches and one-room schoolhouses on the 35-acre grounds with exhibits on local history, textiles, art and the Erie Canal. Special Events include Scottish Festival, Halloween trick-or-treating and a children's summer day camp.
Buffalo Niagara Heritage Village is a member of the Western New York Library Resources Council (WNYLRC).
Buffalo Niagara Heritage Village Information:
Buffalo Niagara Heritage Village & Museum at Amherst
3755 Tonawanda Creek Road
Amherst, NY 14228
Phone: (716) 689-1440
Buffalo Niagara Heritage Village Collections:
Hardy Family Photographs
A History of the Town of Amherst, New York, 1818-1965
League of Women Voters of Amherst