Explore Buffalo ® is a non-profit organization providing tours and other opportunities to discover Buffalo’s great architecture, history, and neighborhoods. Explore Buffalo is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.

Our Mission Statement:

Explore Buffalo® promotes Buffalo and Western New York history, architecture, and neighborhoods through quality education to learners of all ages.

Our Vision: 

A public that is knowledgeable and engaged in the history, architecture, and neighborhoods of Buffalo and Western New York.

Annual Report:

Board of Directors:

Cindy Gorski, President
Thomas Mudra, Vice President
Robert Wetter, Treasurer
Ann Palmer, Secretary
Cathy Ackerson
Hadar Borden
Lee Broad
Ron Eaton
John Fagant
Dave Fijas
Calder Flynn
Paul Gorski
Duncan Hemink
Gerri Kozlowski
Wayne Minear
Danielle Ossher
Barb Peterson
Kathy Pollack
Paul Rizzo
Gary Szakmary


Brad Hahn, Executive Director
Olivia McCarthy, Deputy Director
Mack Barker, Education Coordinator
Colleen Kwiatkowski, Accountant


Interested in joining our team? We’re currently seeking a full-time Development Coordinator. Learn more here.