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New Hours!
Advance ticket registration is encouraged.
Open Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday 10 AM-4 PM
Members Only: Friday 10 AM-11 AM
Special Sunday Hours from 10 AM – 2:30 PM, December 5, December 12

Admission

Adults & Children (ages 1 & up): $11
Children under age 1: Free
Explore & More Members: Free
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Explore & More offers free and discounted admission through multiple programs.

Welcome to Explore & More!

A world-class children’s museum that celebrates the power of child-led play has arrived at Buffalo’s doorstep. With four floors of fun to explore, the 43,000 sq. ft. museum sits at the crossroads between replica canals and bridges that have become year-round community destinations. The museum reflects that sense of place with thoughtfully crafted exhibits that help children develop a deeper sense of our world, our community and their place in it in a fun and engaging way for children and adults alike.

Hear what our visitors are saying

  • 5 star review  Came for the explore, stayed for the more.

    thumb Quinn Reynolds
    August 26, 2020
  • 5 star review  Really cool place to take your young ones. My 2 yr. old granddaughter loves this place. I love the tree house. I never can find Tinker Bell though lol.

    thumb Mary F. Long
    July 4, 2021
  • 5 star review  Such a fun place! 15 month old had a blast and was a great family day! Would highly recommend to anyone looking to spend some time as a family. Everything was very clean and felt safe.

    thumb Mike Stachura
    February 23, 2021
  • 5 star review  My kids loved it. Great exhibits, tons of fun! Cool building with great views. Car wash, tree house and water play area were my favorite! There are 4 floors, first floor has a cafe. There are multiple family style bathrooms on each floor. Staff is very friendly.

    thumb Dea Minnick
    April 23, 2021
  • 5 star review  floors of fun and exploring mostly for young children but also fun for anyone at least once. very creative interactive displays. Right on the waterfront so its close to all activities, easy parking that is free...for now April 2021

    thumb Kelly Brown
    April 20, 2021