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Albright-Knox Art Gallery

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A Must See While in Buffalo

Let me say first of all that although the original art is limited, it’s still worth seeing and the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
University Place, Washington
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Great way to spend a few hours

We thoroughly enjoyed our visit here, having driven over from Canada for the day. The names jump... read more

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The Albright-Knox Art Gallery is a vibrant museum in the heart of Buffalo’s cultural district actively collecting and exhibiting art since 1862. Experience something new every time.
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1285 Elmwood Ave, Buffalo, NY 14222-1003
+1 716-882-8700
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Reviewed 1 week ago

First, there are only a very few Masters works. The gift shop has interest offerings. End of positives. True, I am not a fan of "Modern Art". This museum has lots of it. A huge pile of junk metal pieces (pots, pans and such) with...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Let me say first of all that although the original art is limited, it’s still worth seeing and the traveling exhibits that we saw, outstanding. From the moment we stepped into this museum we didn’t stop a moment. A docent told us to go see...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our visit here, having driven over from Canada for the day. The names jump out at you: Van Gogh, Cézanne, Pissarro, Manet, Millet, Courbet, Pollock, Warhol, Lichtenstein - the list is endless. Nevertheless, the gallery takes great pride in promoting the work...More

Thank KennyA221
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited Albright Knox Art Gallery while on a week long holiday to see my sister who lives in Rochester NY. We were heading to Niagara Falls that day but had time to go into Buffalo first for lunch and to see some art. I’m...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This visit was most amazing: the pictures are a great collection and this comments are very informativ. The staff is massively friendly, could even come in with my big bag on the way to the airport. Appreciate this opportunity very much, helped me so much....More

Thank kaspe60
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Excellent array of modern (and some classic) Art. Beautiful building - easy to do in 2 hours or less.

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Reviewed September 3, 2018

This art gallery gets better and better. It has a solid permanent collection and almost always has a great traveling expedition. The building itself is a beautiful remnant of the Pan Exhibition from early 1900s. It is located right in the middle of a great...More

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Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

We recently visited this museum and went to Robert Indiana’s exhibit, which was amazing. The museum building is impressive and the grounds are well kept. The museum’s permanent collection is not big but contains works of art of very important artists like Jackson Pollock. Strongly...More

Thank lmeinking
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Even when visiting family we like to take in a few sights that tourists are encouraged to see, Although we aren't particularly big modern art fans, it was easy to get to from where we stayed. We had intended to spend 45 min but were...More

Thank rzm1949
Reviewed August 27, 2018

pleasant surprise for even a 1 hour diversion on the way to Niagara. The building alone draws you in, and the small collection has some real prizes in it and plus great exhibition space, and hat stairwell art is quite a gem. really liked the...More

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Marsha F
August 14, 2018|
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Adults, $12 Seniors (62 and over), $8 Veterans, $8 College Students, $8 Youth (Ages 6–18), $6 Children (5 and under), FREE Members, FREE
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Hello! It depends on which outdoor concert you are interested in. The Buffalo News Summer Jazz Series takes place on the museum's Delaware Stairs overlooking Hoyt Lake on five Sundays in July and August. You can find more... More
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Yes, the address is 1285 Elmwood Ave., Buffalo, New York 14222...the phone # is 716-882-8700. It is across the street from SUNYBuffState (college) and has a U shaped drive way and a huge sculpture of shiney metal canoes... More