Classroom Resources

Supplement Your Classroom

 Explore Buffalo Downtown Activity Book

Bring Buffalo into your classroom with our Downtown Activity Books! These books are a great way to supplement your curriculum and inspire students to learn about social studies, geography, and art through learning about Buffalo! Featuring 26 full-color pages of historical information, comprehension questions, and educational activities, this book can be incorporated into your lessons or given to students for self-study. These books are also a great complement to groups who attend our Best of Buffalo or City Hall School Tours, or our Architecture & Use Workshop! Recommended for students in grades 2-5.

Books cost $8/ea. individually, $5/ea. if ordered in groups of 20 or more, $3/ea. if ordered in groups of 50 or more. Contact Education Coordinator Mack Barker at to learn more or place your order.


LEGO Architecture Studios

Teach your students about architecture and design using Explore Buffalo’s LEGO Architecture Studio sets! Explore Buffalo has 3 sets available for classrooms and youth groups to rent at no charge (loss/damage fees may apply). Contact Education Coordinator Paige Melin at to rent your set today!

 Our Downtown Activity Books and LEGO Architecture Studios were generously funded by the Center for the Study of Art & Architecture, History & Nature (C-SAAHN).