calendar

take your pick of play dates!

Check out our calendar below for special programs and activities to plan your fun-filled adventure, or just pop by any day we’re open during our regular museum hours—we promise you’ll always find something to do.

daily open studio time:
cooking galley – times vary
art studio – 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
tinkering tank – 12 p.m. – 3 p.m.

daily mobile fun units presented by M&T Bank:
11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. & 2 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

museum hours

Summer Hours (July & August)
Open 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Daily*
* First Friday of the Month: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.

School Year Hours (September – June)
Monday, Wednesday – Friday*: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Tuesday: Closed for reserved school groups
Saturday: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Sunday: 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
* First Friday of the Month: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Holiday Hours
The museum is closed on the following holidays: Memorial Day, Labor Day Week (annual shutdown), Thanksgiving, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day.

Annual Cleaning & Maintenance
The museum will be closed Labor Day week for annual cleaning and exhibit maintenance.

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
1
Art Studio 10:00 am
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Aug 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Join us in our 4th floor Art Studio for creative activities during our open studio time – no registration required.  
Cooking Galley 10:00 am
Cooking Galley
Aug 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Cooking Galley
Stop by the Cooking Galley to cook up some fun and try a healthy snack!  This program is free and open to visitors of all ages – Read more about Cooking Galley »
Tinkering Tank 12:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Aug 1 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Join us in our 3rd floor Tinkering Tank for hands-on activities! This program is free and open to visitors of all ages – no prior Read more about Tinkering Tank »
“Drawing Without Paper” Mobile Workshop 12:30 pm
“Drawing Without Paper” Mobile Workshop
Aug 1 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
“Drawing Without Paper” Mobile Workshop
Today marks the 107th birthday of Gego (Gertrud Goldschmidt), a German-born artist who spent most of her career in Venezuela. To celebrate her practice of Read more about “Drawing Without Paper” Mobile Workshop »
2
Art Studio 10:00 am
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Aug 2 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Join us in our 4th floor Art Studio for creative activities during our open studio time – no registration required.  
Family Fun Fridays at Canalside 11:00 am
Family Fun Fridays at Canalside @ Canalside, Buffalo
Aug 2 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Family Fun Fridays at Canalside @ Canalside, Buffalo
Come play as Explore & More brings the summer fun back with FREE Family Fun Fridays at Canalside! Each week we bring fun and engaging Read more about Family Fun Fridays at Canalside »
Tinkering Tank 12:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Aug 2 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Join us in our 3rd floor Tinkering Tank for hands-on activities! This program is free and open to visitors of all ages – no prior Read more about Tinkering Tank »
Music with Mel’s School of Music and Theatre 12:30 pm
Music with Mel’s School of Music and Theatre
Aug 2 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Music with Mel’s School of Music and Theatre
Join Mel’s School of Music and Theatre in an hour long music class the first Friday of every month. The class will introduce students to Read more about Music with Mel’s School of Music and Theatre »
3
Art Studio 10:00 am
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Aug 3 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Join us in our 4th floor Art Studio for creative activities during our open studio time – no registration required.  
Fearless Family Play Day presented by BlueCross BlueShield of WNY 10:00 am
Fearless Family Play Day presented by BlueCross BlueShield of WNY
Aug 3 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Fearless Family Play Day presented by BlueCross BlueShield of WNY
Join us the first Saturday of each month for a full day of fun and engaging healthy activities located throughout the museum’s play zones and Read more about Fearless Family Play Day presented by BlueCross BlueShield of WNY »
Pizza Snacks 10:30 am
Pizza Snacks
Aug 3 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Pizza Snacks
Join the Cornell Cooperative Extension to make a healthy, English muffin pizza snack. This program contains both gluten and dairy, and is recommended for ages Read more about Pizza Snacks »
Protect Your Noggin: Thinking About Helmet Safety 10:30 am
Protect Your Noggin: Thinking About Helmet Safety
Aug 3 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Protect Your Noggin: Thinking About Helmet Safety
Join us in the Tinkering Tank to learn about the importance of wearing a helmet whether you’re riding your bike or playing a sport! Then, Read more about Protect Your Noggin: Thinking About Helmet Safety »
Pizza Snacks 11:30 am
Pizza Snacks
Aug 3 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Pizza Snacks
Join the Cornell Cooperative Extension to make a healthy, English muffin pizza snack. This program contains both gluten and dairy, and is recommended for ages Read more about Pizza Snacks »
Tinkering Tank 12:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Aug 3 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Join us in our 3rd floor Tinkering Tank for hands-on activities! This program is free and open to visitors of all ages – no prior Read more about Tinkering Tank »
Pizza Snacks 1:00 pm
Pizza Snacks
Aug 3 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Pizza Snacks
Join the Cornell Cooperative Extension to make a healthy, English muffin pizza snack. This program contains both gluten and dairy, and is recommended for ages Read more about Pizza Snacks »
Pizza Snacks 2:00 pm
Pizza Snacks
Aug 3 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Pizza Snacks
Join the Cornell Cooperative Extension to make a healthy, English muffin pizza snack. This program contains both gluten and dairy, and is recommended for ages Read more about Pizza Snacks »
4
Art Studio 10:00 am
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Aug 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Join us in our 4th floor Art Studio for creative activities during our open studio time – no registration required.  
Tinkering Tank 12:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Aug 4 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Join us in our 3rd floor Tinkering Tank for hands-on activities! This program is free and open to visitors of all ages – no prior Read more about Tinkering Tank »
“What Do My Feelings Sound Like?”: Musical Storytelling 2:30 pm
“What Do My Feelings Sound Like?”: Musical Storytelling
Aug 4 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
“What Do My Feelings Sound Like?”: Musical Storytelling
In this interactive workshop in the 4th floor Art Studio, we will explore different styles of folkloric music from Puerto Rico. Experimenting with different rhythms Read more about “What Do My Feelings Sound Like?”: Musical Storytelling »
5
Art Studio 10:00 am
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Aug 5 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Join us in our 4th floor Art Studio for creative activities during our open studio time – no registration required.  
Cooking Galley 10:30 am
Cooking Galley @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Aug 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Cooking Galley @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Stop by the Cooking Galley to try a healthy snack that is so delicious kids don’t even realize it’s good for them!  This program is Read more about Cooking Galley »
Tinkering Tank 12:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Aug 5 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Join us in our 3rd floor Tinkering Tank for hands-on activities! This program is free and open to visitors of all ages – no prior Read more about Tinkering Tank »
6
Art Studio 10:00 am
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Aug 6 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Join us in our 4th floor Art Studio for creative activities during our open studio time – no registration required.  
Tinkering Tank 12:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Aug 6 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Join us in our 3rd floor Tinkering Tank for hands-on activities! This program is free and open to visitors of all ages – no prior Read more about Tinkering Tank »
Cooking Galley 3:00 pm
Cooking Galley
Aug 6 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Cooking Galley
Stop by the Cooking Galley to cook up some fun and try a healthy snack!  This program is free and open to visitors of all ages – Read more about Cooking Galley »
7
Kinder-Ready 9:30 am
Kinder-Ready
Aug 7 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Kinder-Ready
Come join us on this weekly adventure of play and learning to get ready for kindergarten!  Occurring Wednesdays in our Tinkering Tank from 9:30-11:30 beginning Read more about Kinder-Ready »
Art Studio 10:00 am
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Aug 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Join us in our 4th floor Art Studio for creative activities during our open studio time – no registration required.  
Cooking Galley 10:00 am
Cooking Galley
Aug 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Cooking Galley
Stop by the Cooking Galley to cook up some fun and try a healthy snack!  This program is free and open to visitors of all ages – Read more about Cooking Galley »
WellNow Wednesdays 11:00 am
WellNow Wednesdays
Aug 7 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
WellNow Wednesdays
Join us for WellNow Wednesdays – keeping you and your family well through fun and engaging programs throughout the museum!
Tinkering Tank 12:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Aug 7 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Join us in our 3rd floor Tinkering Tank for hands-on activities! This program is free and open to visitors of all ages – no prior Read more about Tinkering Tank »
8
Art Studio 10:00 am
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Aug 8 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Join us in our 4th floor Art Studio for creative activities during our open studio time – no registration required.  
Make an Apple Treat with Snow White 11:00 am
Make an Apple Treat with Snow White
Aug 8 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Make an Apple Treat with Snow White
Meet the “Fairest Princess of Them All” and make a delicious apple treat.* While your snack is baking, visitors will make an Art Project with Read more about Make an Apple Treat with Snow White »
Tinkering Tank 12:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Aug 8 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Join us in our 3rd floor Tinkering Tank for hands-on activities! This program is free and open to visitors of all ages – no prior Read more about Tinkering Tank »
9
Books, Balls, & Blocks 9:30 am
Books, Balls, & Blocks
Aug 9 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Books, Balls, & Blocks
If you have a child between the ages of 4 months and 6 years, join us for this wonderful FREE event. Fun activities are offered Read more about Books, Balls, & Blocks »
Art Studio 10:00 am
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Aug 9 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Join us in our 4th floor Art Studio for creative activities during our open studio time – no registration required.  
Family Fun Fridays at Canalside 11:00 am
Family Fun Fridays at Canalside @ Canalside, Buffalo
Aug 9 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Family Fun Fridays at Canalside @ Canalside, Buffalo
Come play as Explore & More brings the summer fun back with FREE Family Fun Fridays at Canalside! Each week we bring fun and engaging Read more about Family Fun Fridays at Canalside »
Tinkering Tank 12:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Aug 9 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Join us in our 3rd floor Tinkering Tank for hands-on activities! This program is free and open to visitors of all ages – no prior Read more about Tinkering Tank »
Cooking Galley 2:00 pm
Cooking Galley
Aug 9 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Cooking Galley
Stop by the Cooking Galley to cook up some fun and try a healthy snack!  This program is free and open to visitors of all ages – Read more about Cooking Galley »
“Henna Hands” Cookie Decorating 2:30 pm
“Henna Hands” Cookie Decorating
Aug 9 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
“Henna Hands” Cookie Decorating
Help us celebrate Eid by learning about the different traditions and styles of henna design. Together, we’ll bake hand-shaped cookies and decorate them with icing, Read more about “Henna Hands” Cookie Decorating »
10
Art Studio 10:00 am
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Aug 10 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Join us in our 4th floor Art Studio for creative activities during our open studio time – no registration required.  
Cooking Galley 10:30 am
Cooking Galley @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Aug 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Cooking Galley @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Stop by the Cooking Galley to try a healthy snack that is so delicious kids don’t even realize it’s good for them!  This program is Read more about Cooking Galley »
Tinkering Tank 12:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Aug 10 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Join us in our 3rd floor Tinkering Tank for hands-on activities! This program is free and open to visitors of all ages – no prior Read more about Tinkering Tank »
11
Art Studio 10:00 am
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Aug 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Join us in our 4th floor Art Studio for creative activities during our open studio time – no registration required.  
Tinkering Tank 12:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Aug 11 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Join us in our 3rd floor Tinkering Tank for hands-on activities! This program is free and open to visitors of all ages – no prior Read more about Tinkering Tank »
Cooking Galley 1:00 pm
Cooking Galley
Aug 11 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Cooking Galley
Stop by the Cooking Galley to cook up some fun and try a healthy snack!  This program is free and open to visitors of all ages – Read more about Cooking Galley »
12
Art Studio 10:00 am
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Aug 12 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Join us in our 4th floor Art Studio for creative activities during our open studio time – no registration required.  
Cooking Galley 10:30 am
Cooking Galley @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Aug 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Cooking Galley @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Stop by the Cooking Galley to try a healthy snack that is so delicious kids don’t even realize it’s good for them!  This program is Read more about Cooking Galley »
Tinkering Tank 12:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Aug 12 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Join us in our 3rd floor Tinkering Tank for hands-on activities! This program is free and open to visitors of all ages – no prior Read more about Tinkering Tank »
13
Art Studio 10:00 am
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Aug 13 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Join us in our 4th floor Art Studio for creative activities during our open studio time – no registration required.  
Cooking Galley 10:30 am
Cooking Galley @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Aug 13 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Cooking Galley @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Stop by the Cooking Galley to try a healthy snack that is so delicious kids don’t even realize it’s good for them!  This program is Read more about Cooking Galley »
Tinkering Tank 12:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Aug 13 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Join us in our 3rd floor Tinkering Tank for hands-on activities! This program is free and open to visitors of all ages – no prior Read more about Tinkering Tank »
14
Kinder-Ready 9:30 am
Kinder-Ready
Aug 14 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Kinder-Ready
Come join us on this weekly adventure of play and learning to get ready for kindergarten!  Occurring Wednesdays in our Tinkering Tank from 9:30-11:30 beginning Read more about Kinder-Ready »
Art Studio 10:00 am
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Aug 14 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Join us in our 4th floor Art Studio for creative activities during our open studio time – no registration required.  
Music & Movement with Danceability (5 & Under) 10:30 am
Music & Movement with Danceability (5 & Under)
Aug 14 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Music & Movement with Danceability (5 & Under)
Music & Movement program is designed for all dancers regardless of their needs, levels, or abilities. Dancers are exposed to a variety of dance styles Read more about Music & Movement with Danceability (5 & Under) »
WellNow Wednesdays 11:00 am
WellNow Wednesdays
Aug 14 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
WellNow Wednesdays
Join us for WellNow Wednesdays – keeping you and your family well through fun and engaging programs throughout the museum!
Rooftop Terrace 12:00 pm
Rooftop Terrace
Aug 14 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Rooftop Terrace
Weather permitting, join us on our 4th floor Rooftop Terrace for fun outdoor activities!
Tinkering Tank 12:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Aug 14 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Join us in our 3rd floor Tinkering Tank for hands-on activities! This program is free and open to visitors of all ages – no prior Read more about Tinkering Tank »
Cooking Galley 2:30 pm
Cooking Galley
Aug 14 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Cooking Galley
Stop by the Cooking Galley to cook up some fun and try a healthy snack!  This program is free and open to visitors of all ages – Read more about Cooking Galley »
15
Art Studio 10:00 am
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Aug 15 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Join us in our 4th floor Art Studio for creative activities during our open studio time – no registration required.  
Library on Wheels – BECPL Bookmobile Visit 10:00 am
Library on Wheels – BECPL Bookmobile Visit @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Aug 15 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
The Buffalo & Erie County Public Library on Wheels is visiting Explore & More the third Thursday of each month! With more than 3,000 books, Read more about Library on Wheels – BECPL Bookmobile Visit »
Cooking Galley 10:30 am
Cooking Galley @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Aug 15 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Cooking Galley @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Stop by the Cooking Galley to try a healthy snack that is so delicious kids don’t even realize it’s good for them!  This program is Read more about Cooking Galley »
Tinkering Tank 12:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Aug 15 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Join us in our 3rd floor Tinkering Tank for hands-on activities! This program is free and open to visitors of all ages – no prior Read more about Tinkering Tank »
The Great Indian Festival 2:30 pm
The Great Indian Festival
Aug 15 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
The Great Indian Festival
Happy Indian Independence Day! Celebrating together, we will read stories and make crafts inspired by Indian culture and learn a Bollywood style dance. If weather Read more about The Great Indian Festival »
16
Art Studio 10:00 am
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Aug 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Join us in our 4th floor Art Studio for creative activities during our open studio time – no registration required.  
Invention Exchange: Game Day 10:30 am
Invention Exchange: Game Day
Aug 16 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Invention Exchange: Game Day
Join us in the Tinkering Tank to learn about the invention process and then tinker on your own invention. This class will be working with Read more about Invention Exchange: Game Day »
Family Fun Fridays at Canalside 11:00 am
Family Fun Fridays at Canalside @ Canalside, Buffalo
Aug 16 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Family Fun Fridays at Canalside @ Canalside, Buffalo
Come play as Explore & More brings the summer fun back with FREE Family Fun Fridays at Canalside! Each week we bring fun and engaging Read more about Family Fun Fridays at Canalside »
Tinkering Tank 12:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Aug 16 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Join us in our 3rd floor Tinkering Tank for hands-on activities! This program is free and open to visitors of all ages – no prior Read more about Tinkering Tank »
Cooking Galley 2:00 pm
Cooking Galley
Aug 16 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Cooking Galley
Stop by the Cooking Galley to cook up some fun and try a healthy snack!  This program is free and open to visitors of all ages – Read more about Cooking Galley »
Grown Up Night of Play 6:30 pm
Grown Up Night of Play
Aug 16 @ 6:30 pm – 11:00 pm
Grown Up Night of Play
*TICKETS HAVE SOLD OUT!* General Admission, 6:30pm-9:30pm Join us for an evening of excitement from 6:30pm-9:30pm with four floors of food and fun in Buffalo’s Read more about Grown Up Night of Play »
17
Art Studio 10:00 am
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Aug 17 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Join us in our 4th floor Art Studio for creative activities during our open studio time – no registration required.  
Tinkering Tank 12:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Aug 17 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Join us in our 3rd floor Tinkering Tank for hands-on activities! This program is free and open to visitors of all ages – no prior Read more about Tinkering Tank »
Cooking Galley 2:30 pm
Cooking Galley
Aug 17 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Cooking Galley
Stop by the Cooking Galley to cook up some fun and try a healthy snack!  This program is free and open to visitors of all ages – Read more about Cooking Galley »
18
Art Studio 10:00 am
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Aug 18 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Join us in our 4th floor Art Studio for creative activities during our open studio time – no registration required.  
Tinkering Tank 12:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Aug 18 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Join us in our 3rd floor Tinkering Tank for hands-on activities! This program is free and open to visitors of all ages – no prior Read more about Tinkering Tank »
Cooking Galley 2:30 pm
Cooking Galley
Aug 18 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Cooking Galley
Stop by the Cooking Galley to cook up some fun and try a healthy snack!  This program is free and open to visitors of all ages – Read more about Cooking Galley »
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Art Studio 10:00 am
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Aug 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Join us in our 4th floor Art Studio for creative activities during our open studio time – no registration required.  
Cooking Galley 10:30 am
Cooking Galley @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Aug 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Cooking Galley @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Stop by the Cooking Galley to try a healthy snack that is so delicious kids don’t even realize it’s good for them!  This program is Read more about Cooking Galley »
Tinkering Tank 12:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Aug 19 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Join us in our 3rd floor Tinkering Tank for hands-on activities! This program is free and open to visitors of all ages – no prior Read more about Tinkering Tank »
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Art Studio 10:00 am
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Aug 20 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Join us in our 4th floor Art Studio for creative activities during our open studio time – no registration required.  
Tinkering Tank 12:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Aug 20 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Join us in our 3rd floor Tinkering Tank for hands-on activities! This program is free and open to visitors of all ages – no prior Read more about Tinkering Tank »
Cooking Galley 2:30 pm
Cooking Galley
Aug 20 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Cooking Galley
Stop by the Cooking Galley to cook up some fun and try a healthy snack!  This program is free and open to visitors of all ages – Read more about Cooking Galley »
21
Kinder-Ready 9:30 am
Kinder-Ready
Aug 21 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Kinder-Ready
Come join us on this weekly adventure of play and learning to get ready for kindergarten!  Occurring Wednesdays in our Tinkering Tank from 9:30-11:30 beginning Read more about Kinder-Ready »
Art Studio 10:00 am
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Aug 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Join us in our 4th floor Art Studio for creative activities during our open studio time – no registration required.  
Rooftop Terrace 10:30 am
Rooftop Terrace
Aug 21 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Rooftop Terrace
Weather permitting, join us on our 4th floor Rooftop Terrace for fun outdoor activities!
WellNow Wednesdays 11:00 am
WellNow Wednesdays
Aug 21 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
WellNow Wednesdays
Join us for WellNow Wednesdays – keeping you and your family well through fun and engaging programs throughout the museum!
Tinkering Tank 12:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Aug 21 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Join us in our 3rd floor Tinkering Tank for hands-on activities! This program is free and open to visitors of all ages – no prior Read more about Tinkering Tank »
Cooking Galley 2:00 pm
Cooking Galley
Aug 21 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Cooking Galley
Stop by the Cooking Galley to cook up some fun and try a healthy snack!  This program is free and open to visitors of all ages – Read more about Cooking Galley »
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Art Studio 10:00 am
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Aug 22 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Join us in our 4th floor Art Studio for creative activities during our open studio time – no registration required.  
Cooking Galley 10:30 am
Cooking Galley @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Aug 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Cooking Galley @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Stop by the Cooking Galley to try a healthy snack that is so delicious kids don’t even realize it’s good for them!  This program is Read more about Cooking Galley »
Tinkering Tank 12:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Aug 22 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Join us in our 3rd floor Tinkering Tank for hands-on activities! This program is free and open to visitors of all ages – no prior Read more about Tinkering Tank »
Rooftop Terrace 1:00 pm
Rooftop Terrace
Aug 22 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Rooftop Terrace
Weather permitting, join us on our 4th floor Rooftop Terrace for fun outdoor activities!
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Art Studio 10:00 am
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Aug 23 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Join us in our 4th floor Art Studio for creative activities during our open studio time – no registration required.  
Rooftop Terrace 10:00 am
Rooftop Terrace
Aug 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Rooftop Terrace
Weather permitting, join us on our 4th floor Rooftop Terrace for fun outdoor activities!
Family Fun Fridays at Canalside 11:00 am
Family Fun Fridays at Canalside @ Canalside, Buffalo
Aug 23 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Family Fun Fridays at Canalside @ Canalside, Buffalo
Come play as Explore & More brings the summer fun back with FREE Family Fun Fridays at Canalside! Each week we bring fun and engaging Read more about Family Fun Fridays at Canalside »
Tinkering Tank 12:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Aug 23 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Join us in our 3rd floor Tinkering Tank for hands-on activities! This program is free and open to visitors of all ages – no prior Read more about Tinkering Tank »
Cooking Galley 2:30 pm
Cooking Galley
Aug 23 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Cooking Galley
Stop by the Cooking Galley to cook up some fun and try a healthy snack!  This program is free and open to visitors of all ages – Read more about Cooking Galley »
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Art Studio 10:00 am
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Aug 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Join us in our 4th floor Art Studio for creative activities during our open studio time – no registration required.  
Tinkering Tank 12:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Aug 24 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Join us in our 3rd floor Tinkering Tank for hands-on activities! This program is free and open to visitors of all ages – no prior Read more about Tinkering Tank »
Cooking Galley 2:30 pm
Cooking Galley
Aug 24 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Cooking Galley
Stop by the Cooking Galley to cook up some fun and try a healthy snack!  This program is free and open to visitors of all ages – Read more about Cooking Galley »
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Super Sunday: Back to School Family Fun Day 10:00 am
Super Sunday: Back to School Family Fun Day @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Aug 25 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Super Sunday: Back to School Family Fun Day @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Join us for our monthly Super Sunday!  This month, we’re helping families prepare for the upcoming school year, with tons of fun and engaging activities Read more about Super Sunday: Back to School Family Fun Day »
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Art Studio 10:00 am
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Aug 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Join us in our 4th floor Art Studio for creative activities during our open studio time – no registration required.  
Tinkering Tank 12:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Aug 26 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Join us in our 3rd floor Tinkering Tank for hands-on activities! This program is free and open to visitors of all ages – no prior Read more about Tinkering Tank »
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Art Studio 10:00 am
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Aug 27 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Join us in our 4th floor Art Studio for creative activities during our open studio time – no registration required.  
Tinkering Tank 12:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Aug 27 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Join us in our 3rd floor Tinkering Tank for hands-on activities! This program is free and open to visitors of all ages – no prior Read more about Tinkering Tank »
Macramé Workshop 1:30 pm
Macramé Workshop
Aug 27 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Macramé Workshop
Come learn all about the art of macramé and make your very own keychain to take home! In this hands-on workshop, instructor Nadeen Yousef (from Read more about Macramé Workshop »
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Kinder-Ready 9:30 am
Kinder-Ready
Aug 28 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Kinder-Ready
Come join us on this weekly adventure of play and learning to get ready for kindergarten!  Occurring Wednesdays in our Tinkering Tank from 9:30-11:30 beginning Read more about Kinder-Ready »
Art Studio 10:00 am
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Aug 28 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Join us in our 4th floor Art Studio for creative activities during our open studio time – no registration required.  
WellNow Wednesdays 11:00 am
WellNow Wednesdays
Aug 28 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
WellNow Wednesdays
Join us for WellNow Wednesdays – keeping you and your family well through fun and engaging programs throughout the museum!
Tinkering Tank 12:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Aug 28 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Join us in our 3rd floor Tinkering Tank for hands-on activities! This program is free and open to visitors of all ages – no prior Read more about Tinkering Tank »
Books, Balls, & Blocks 5:00 pm
Books, Balls, & Blocks
Aug 28 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Books, Balls, & Blocks
If you have a child between the ages of 4 months and 6 years, join us for this wonderful FREE event. Fun activities are offered Read more about Books, Balls, & Blocks »
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Art Studio 10:00 am
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Aug 29 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Join us in our 4th floor Art Studio for creative activities during our open studio time – no registration required.  
Tinkering Tank 12:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Aug 29 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Join us in our 3rd floor Tinkering Tank for hands-on activities! This program is free and open to visitors of all ages – no prior Read more about Tinkering Tank »
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Art Studio 10:00 am
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Aug 30 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Join us in our 4th floor Art Studio for creative activities during our open studio time – no registration required.  
Family Fun Fridays at Canalside 11:00 am
Family Fun Fridays at Canalside @ Canalside, Buffalo
Aug 30 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Family Fun Fridays at Canalside @ Canalside, Buffalo
Come play as Explore & More brings the summer fun back with FREE Family Fun Fridays at Canalside! Each week we bring fun and engaging Read more about Family Fun Fridays at Canalside »
Tinkering Tank 12:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Aug 30 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Join us in our 3rd floor Tinkering Tank for hands-on activities! This program is free and open to visitors of all ages – no prior Read more about Tinkering Tank »
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Art Studio 10:00 am
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Aug 31 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Art Studio @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Join us in our 4th floor Art Studio for creative activities during our open studio time – no registration required.  
Honk for Heroes 10:00 am
Honk for Heroes @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Aug 31 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Honk for Heroes @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Explore & More, the Buffalo & Erie County Naval & Military Park and Buffalo Waterfront have joined forces to bring more than a dozen military Read more about Honk for Heroes »
Tinkering Tank 12:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Aug 31 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Tinkering Tank
Join us in our 3rd floor Tinkering Tank for hands-on activities! This program is free and open to visitors of all ages – no prior Read more about Tinkering Tank »