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Masters World Championship Highland Games at Buffalo Niagara Heritage Village August 19th – 21st, 2016

Friday, September 25th, 2015

The Buffalo-Niagara region will be seeing more men and women in kilts next summer than ever before. Representatives from Buffalo Niagara Heritage Village were spotted this past Friday at the St. Louis Highland Games in Missouri. They were there to announce that Buffalo Niagara Heritage Village will host the Masters World Championship Highland Games 2016… Read more »

Cedar shingles and roofing resources

Thursday, September 17th, 2015


  It’s been a pretty hot summer here but when it has rained, more often than not it hasn’t been just a polite little sprinkle – it has poured! While these storms did provide some much needed rain, it’s after some of the worst storms that serious problems come to light with our historic structures… Read more »

Collections Curiosities

Friday, August 28th, 2015


  When bringing people around our Collections Storage Building on a tour, I usually invite them to explore the aisles of shelving filled with all of the museum’s hidden gems and to ask any questions they might have. Inevitably, most people end up stopping in our furniture section next to an eye-level shelf completely taken… Read more »

Keeping up with the Collections Department

Friday, August 14th, 2015


  Another month, another collections project begins!  About two years ago, our archival collection was moved back into the main collections storage area of the museum to consolidate as much of the collection as possible under one roof in our state-of-the-art temperature and humidity controlled storage area. With this move came a renewed emphasis on… Read more »

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