Community Cultural Tours

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Explore Buffalo is excited to discover the rich stories of past and present Western New York residents. Our goal through the Community Cultural Tours is to provide programs about the diverse history and culture of their own community and promote a greater understanding of WNY’s diverse communities. We’re working to develop stronger relationships with local organizations to expand our understanding of what makes Buffalo such a unique place to live. This ongoing project will include special programming opportunities for the public. 

Uniland Development Company is proud to support Explore Buffalo’s work enabling people to discover Buffalo’s great architecture, history, and neighborhoods. Uniland is Explore Buffalo’s founding corporate sponsor for the Community Cultural Tour Program highlighting the diverse history and culture of WNY’s communities.

Community Cultural Tours:

Anti-Slavery History, 1825-1860, Walking Tour

African American Heritage Bike Tour

Freedom Wall Neighborhood Tour

Hispanic Heritage District Tour

Jewish Cemetery Tour


Community Cultural Partner Spotlights:

Stitch Buffalo

Buffalo Jewish Federation and Jewish History Project

Michigan Street African-American Heritage Corridor

Discover Niagara Shuttle

Journey’s End Refugee Services