Calendar

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.

Tickets

Advance ticket purchases are encouraged but not required. You can purchase tickets here.

Featured Upcoming Events

Museum Hours (June 2024)

Open For Play: Wednesday-Saturday: 10am-4pm (Members Only at 9:30am); Sunday, June 30: 10am-4pm (Members Only at 9:30am)
Closed: Monday and Tuesday, Select Sundays (June 9, June 16, June 23)

2024 Holiday Hours:
The museum is closed on the following holidays: New Year’s Day, Easter Sunday, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day (Monday and Tuesday), Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.

There may be additional closures due to severe weather. Check Explore & More’s social media channels and local news outlets for updates on delays and closings.

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Au-Some Evening

November 10, 2023 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Free

Once a month, Au-Some Evenings give children with autism and sensory processing needs, their friends and family an opportunity to play and learn together in an understanding and supportive environment. In addition to a fun night of play with access to the museum space and exhibits, we have special programming for families!

Superheroes are coming to November Au-Some Evening! Come join our friends from Superhero Alliance of WNY and get into character by creating your own superhero mask in the Art Room and explore your superhero senses in The Tinkering Tank with light tables and sensory bins! Take advantage of this epic adventure! Please join us on Friday, November 10th, from 5:30 PM- 7:30 PM.

To register for the next Au-Some Evening please complete the form, here!

  • Special thanks to the Exceptional Education department from SUNY Buffalo State for providing volunteers who help support children and families develop language skills, promote social interactions, and facilitate learning through play. Au-Some Evenings was created in 2012 and presented in partnership with: Kathy Doody, Professor in Exceptional Education, and Jana Mertz, The Arc Erie County.

Details

Date:
November 10, 2023
Time:
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
https://exploreandmore.org/au-some-evenings/

Organizer

Explore & More – The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children’s Museum
Phone
(716)655-5131
Email
info@exploreandmore.org
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Venue

Explore & More – The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children’s Museum
130 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14202 United States
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Phone
716-655-5131
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Field trips are back! Please be aware that it will be busier than usual. | Explore & More will be closed on Sunday, June 23.