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Buffalo & Erie County Naval and Military Park

1 Naval Park CV, Buffalo, NY 14202-4114
+1 716-847-1773
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Return to CLG 4 after 48 years

Glad the little rock is still afloat. I was stationed on her sister ship Uss Springfield CLG 7. I... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Brent S
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Ashland, Ohio
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Wow!

From the museum, to the guides, to the organization of the self-guided tours, this is a must see... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Lynn M
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Colchester, Vermont, United States
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1 Naval Park CV, Buffalo, NY 14202-4114
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Glad the little rock is still afloat. I was stationed on her sister ship Uss Springfield CLG 7. I was on the Little Rock in August of 1970 when the Springfield relieved the Rock in Geata Italy. The Springfield is scraped now so the rock...More

Thank Brent S
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

From the museum, to the guides, to the organization of the self-guided tours, this is a must see! History buffs, ship lovers, military honorers, you’ll all love it here. There are 3 ships, and they are so much bigger than you would expect. There is...More

Thank Lynn M
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Only those who have served have any concept of the amount of space, privacy or "creature comforts" that we as regular citizens take for granted. What a wonderful assemblage of Military behemoths that have played important parts in our nations military History. But most of...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My older teenage son and I went last week and loved it. We went through both ships and the sub in their entirety. Sub does not take long, but the two ships are large and can take quite a while to really look at everything....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very cool to walk around both ships and the submarine. Little pieces of history throughout as they have museum-type areas set up all through. You need to be somewhat fit to walk up and down the very narrow and steep steps. There was a boyscout...More

Thank Janine G
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I really liked the experience, the ships in particular. There are two ships and a submarine. This was the first time I went inside a destroyer and a submarine and I was awestruck. The total trip is going to take between 2 and 3 hours,...More

Thank hirakchatterjee
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It is amazing what the city of Buffalo has done to Honor the Military..They have transformed the old harbor of old and made it accessible to all..Beautiful Park,Canalside,Erie Basin...The entire are their and near the Light House has been transformed for the "FAMILY" to enjoy..I...More

2  Thank Roland W
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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Incredible area with a lot to see. 2 ships and a submarine. I’m sure it’s better during the summer, but it was a great stop.

1  Thank Kerry N
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Reviewed 7 March 2018

Stayed in Buffalo for a night close by the naval park, so visited it early in the morning before it actually opened. You can walk around and take pictures of many of the displays without having to pay the cover charge, and the only thing...More

3  Thank Daniel C
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

One of the staff members (a sailor) gave me a good piece of advice the first time I came here many years ago: "Lean BACK walking DOWN, lean FORWARD going UP!" I told my son this when we visited because the metal stairs were freaking...More

1  Thank j c
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apatriot73
24 November 2017|
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Response from johnkD7768TN | Reviewed this property |
Just take the 190 to downtown and then go to the waterfront.
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pawz19
2 September 2017|
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Response from Rick M | Reviewed this property |
As below: Here are the rates Park Admission Individuals Adult (17+) $12.00 Child (6-16) $6.00 Senior (60+) $8.00 Veterans receive a 10% discount on admission* Active Duty receive FREE admission*
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sloopjonb69
20 August 2017|
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Response from dwdj52 | Reviewed this property |
the tour takes you through the boiler room as well as the engine room...between the three vessels you get to see the entire ships including the submarine USS Croaker...which is very tight inside...watch your head !!!
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