Soft Opening/Sneak Peek Hours: 

Saturday & Sunday: 10 a.m – 6 p.m.

Additional days and times to be added, check back!


adults & children (ages 1 & up): $11
children under age 1: free
explore & more members: free*

$15 admission on Super Sundays/special activity days (*$4 for members)

Ticket sales are temporarily closed. Please check back later to purchase tickets.


birth-12 years of age


Open: Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Presidents’ Day, February break week, Easter, Spring break week, Fourth of July, Indigenous Peoples Day (Columbus Day), Veterans Day, Christmas Eve (10:00 am – 3:00 pm), New Year’s Eve (10:00 am – 2:00 pm), New Year’s Day

Closed: Memorial Day, Labor Day Week, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day
There may be additional closures due to severe weather. Check your local news for updates on delays and closings.


explore & more children’s museum
130 main street
buffalo, ny 14202

(716) 655-5131

With the new, centrally located facility, Explore & More is now accessible to over 225,000 children under the age of 15, and more than 1.3 million total people in the 50 miles surrounding the museum. Just a 3.5 mile drive on the I-190 from the Peace Bridge or a 38 minute train ride from Niagara Falls, Explore & More is easily accessible. Find your way via car, bus, metro-rail or train and let the fun begin!

Source: Alteryx, 2019. Population figures include Southern Ontario

Map of Explore & More at Canalside