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Children's Garden is a one hour program for the littlest ones (ages 2-3) along with their parent or caregiver. This class is designed to help us engage with others, follow a simple routine, and make new friends. Join us in activities such as playdough time, stories, music/movement, and creative art experiences. It's time to play, learn, and grow! Come join the fun with our garden of friends.
Arts Access is a program that opens the door to arts and culture for all Western New Yorkers by connecting them to free and low-cost cultural opportunities in their communities. Arts Services Initiative of WNY has partnered with local cultural institutions to offer low-income individuals and their families of Erie and Niagara Counties the chance to participate by providing free or reduced tickets through the Arts Access Pass.

Please call 716-833-3004 X514 or email to apply for a pass.
Looking for that special drop-off program for your 4 to 5 year old this Fall? Explore Even More is the answer! Children will have a stimulating preschool experience exploring our exhibits, engaging in teacher led group activities, participaing in fun-filled centers for pre-academic enrichment, plus time to play and learn with new friends. Young children learn best through play, so this is the place to be!
Get a little taste of everything you love about Buffalo at our "Bite Size Buffalo" event featuring some of Buffalo's best loved foods and local food purveyors. We’ll have activities, tastings, and hands-on play throughout the museum. Come get a taste of the fun!
Once a month, these special Au-Some Evenings give children with autism spectrum disorder and sensory processing disorder, their friends and family an opportunity to play and learn together in an understanding and supportive environment. Families will have access to the museum space and play zones, including our cafe. Featured activities include a music center, therapy dogs, art projects and gross motor activities. Explore & More will also have a social narrative about the new museum and its play zones, quiet kits, as well as calming sensory friendly spaces in the museum.
This creative, week long, drop off program is designed to expose children to different forms of art. Participants in this program will experience pottery, painting, musical arts and so much more all while exploring our seven educational play zones!
Grab your lab goggles and join us this summer for Tinker Camp! Spend the week exploring STEM topics and design challenges that range from building robots to rocket ships! Discover the true maker in you!!!
Explore all Canalside has to offer in this unique program! Each day your child will experience a different cultural attraction located at the heart of Canalside. Featured partners include a double decker bus tour from Buffalo History Tours, a boat ride on the Spirit of Buffalo and a visit to the Buffalo and Erie County Naval and Military Park. Pending construction schedules, we will also take a spin on the newly restored Heritage Carousel and visiting the Buffalo Maritime Center long shed. In addition to these daily mini-field trips, participants will have time to explore throughout all Seven Educational Play Zones at the Museum.