College Tours

Bring your students, Greek society, or club out and experience the city of Buffalo like never before. Whether you’re marveling at Frank Lloyd Wright’s Fontana Boathouse or enjoying the view of the city from the top of the Perot Elevator at Silo City, our tours are sure to bring your syllabus or group outing to life.

Let our tours engage you in the city’s vibrant history and scintillating renaissance, connecting the past, present, and future to bring Buffalo’s stories to life. Whether you have a group of 5 or 500, in disciplines from art history to engineering to urban planning and everything in between, an Explore Buffalo tour is the perfect way to immerse yourself in Buffalo’s history, architecture, neighborhoods, and culture.

Cost: $7/student for a basic tour; costs vary for custom, bus, and Silo City tours

Time: Most tours run 1.5 – 2 hours long

Tour Options: We can custom schedule most any of our basic walking tours at a day & time that works best for your group. We can also provide step-on docents for your bus to create a bus tour. Silo City Vertical and Kayak Tours are available on a limited, per-request basis.

To Book a Tour: Please contact Education Coordinator Mack Barker at (716) 245-3032 ext. 203 or for more information and to book your tour. Please contact us at least one month in advance of your preferred tour date.