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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 »

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 »

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