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Collections Curiosities

Monday, November 30th, 2015

  A few months ago, we moved out of an off-site storage facility that had been used to hold oversize collection artifacts. Conditions were not ideal and it ultimately was the right decision to vacate and move what items we could into our Collections Storage Building. Larger items that could not fit in this space… Read more »


Be gone, bees!

Monday, November 16th, 2015

  Well..yellowjackets, to be more exact! In the Village, you’ll find an idyllic setting of peaceful trees, brush, flowers and pathways with quaint historic buildings nestled among the grounds. Inevitably, however, one also finds those less than welcome things – pests and critters, oh my! – that come along with maintaining such an expansive 35… Read more »


Women’s Suffrage

Friday, October 16th, 2015

  This month’s post combines both our Collections Curiosities and regular monthly post. This month marks the 100th anniversary of the largest held suffrage parade (up until that point) in New York City. On October 23, 1915, over 25,000 women marched up Fifth Avenue to advocate for women’s suffrage. At that point, the fight had been ongoing for more… Read more »


Collections Curiosities

Monday, September 28th, 2015

  We hope you have been keeping up to date on what’s been happening in the Village, especially with the work that has been ongoing over by the Dann Road House. Scott, Kathy and the interpreters this summer did a great job of making some improvements to our “farmstead site” to make it more engaging…. Read more »


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 »


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