Buffalo Lighthouse, Buffalo

3.8
#8 of 14 in Historic Sites in Buffalo
Located at the mouth of the Buffalo River at the north entrance to Buffalo Harbor. Grounds with historic artifact displays open to the public during posted hours, free (donation requested); tower open on scheduled tour days or by appointment, for per-person or group donations. Located alongside the Coast Guard base (GPS 1 Fuhrmann Boulevard). To book a guided group tour, a reservation is required with a minimum of 15 people. Group tours may be scheduled, subject to availability on days the tower is not open for general admission. Group tours have more time to view the panoramic Buffalo waterfront vista from the premier view atop the 1833 lighthouse. Contact buffalolightshines@gmail.com and list "1833 Lighthouse Group Tour request" for special group rates. All donations gratefully accepted by the non-profit Buffalo Lighthouse Association, PO Box 206, Buffalo NY 14240. Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Buffalo fast, fun, and easy.
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  • We visited this lighthouse last fall. It was a wonderful time! It was a blustery day so it was not crowded at all. We got to walk around the grounds. You cannot go in the lighthouse but there are....  more »
  • Park just down the street near the entrance.One of the oldest structures on the great lakes.Prepare to pay $5 cash each person as they do not accept creditor visa.Good place to take pictures  more »
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  • Fantastic piece of history!
  • Very educational. Nice walk. The staff there were incredible

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