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The Colored Musicians Club of Buffalo

145 Broadway St, Buffalo, NY 14203-1629
+1 716-855-9383
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Fantastic History and Live Music

I visited the club for the first time while attending a group event. I was very impressed by the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
HollyWNY
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Buffalo, New York
Wonderful and Educational Attraction

Recently I brought a group of 20 customers to tour the museum and meet with George the Executive... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2017
Mike E
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Buffalo, New York
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“music history” (3 reviews)
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145 Broadway St, Buffalo, NY 14203-1629
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+1 716-855-9383
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited the club for the first time while attending a group event. I was very impressed by the well-designed museum on the first floor that covered the impact and history of the club. My walk through the museum culminated with one of the best...More

Thank HollyWNY
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Reviewed 28 September 2017

Recently I brought a group of 20 customers to tour the museum and meet with George the Executive Director. He conducted a thorough site tour and the attendees got a huge kick out of the headsets and dialing in entertainers and their music. Great group...More

Thank Mike E
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Reviewed 20 July 2017

Fun place to visit. Very small, cozy venue where you can have an up front and personal experience with great local musicians. They do have a full bar with limited seating at tables and some bagged snacks. If you are lucky, you might catch a...More

Thank Nancy W
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

This is the place where for decades the greatest of jazz musicians, and others, have performed.One walks into music history and not much more needs to be said. Past, Present, future.. it a great spot.

Thank jdchopin1969
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Reviewed 2 May 2017

My wife and I truly enjoyed our visit. The staff were excellent and very informative. Buffalo has strong Musical Roots that need to be experienced. A+

Thank skaszab2016
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Reviewed 25 February 2017

great place for short time needed; eye-opener re: bflo's place in the rise of jazz and especially the black musicians who were local and toured throughout the country; as well as those jazz luminaries who came through bflo; great do-it-yourself mixing boards to interact w/...More

Thank sbbinder49
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Reviewed 19 August 2016

The museum, at 145 Broadway, is small but packed with lots of information, pictures and interactive exhibits. The staff at the Museum are enthusiastic, welcoming and informative. Open Wednesday - Saturday 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Admission is $10 for adults and discounted tickets for...More

2  Thank Dudley K
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Reviewed 17 May 2016

This building is full of stories from legendary musicians and entertainers. The Colored Musicians club is a gem bursting with history. You name the artist, chance are they played here. Rumor even has it that Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin stopped in looking for Sammy...More

Thank Christopher G
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Reviewed 30 April 2016

As part of a tour of African American historical sited, this was probably the most interesting place we visited. Somewhat small, the downstairs museum provide a good overview of the music history of Buffalo's colored musicians and their union. The director/guide provided extensive detail about...More

Thank wewhynot
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Reviewed 7 January 2016

this is not to say that things were better then, but this does recall an easier, more pleasant time and the name says it all except there are an awful lot of whites groovin' here, too... great museum and check out the playing times, there's...More

Thank DOUGANDPOLLY
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