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Delaware Park


This 350-acre park is one of three in the city designed by Frederick Law Olmsted. It includes meadows, forests, lakes, rose and Japanese-style gardens, sports facilities, picnic areas and the grounds of Buffalo Zoo.

Lonely Planet's must-see attractions

Nearby Buffalo attractions

1. Albright-Knox Art Gallery

0.73 MILES

The gallery's superb collection, which ranges from Degas and Picasso to Ruscha, Rauschenberg and other abstract expressionists, occupies a neoclassical…

2. Burchfield Penney Art Center

0.85 MILES

Dedicated to artists of Western New York, past and present, this modern museum shows great range. Namesake Charles Burchfield's paintings and prints…

3. Martin House Complex

0.98 MILES

This 15,000-sq-ft house, completed in 1905, was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright for his friend and patron Darwin D Martin. Representing Wright's Prairie…

4. Lipsey Buffalo Architecture Center

0.99 MILES

Scheduled to open in spring 2019, this nonprofit museum is full of displays about the city's impressive stock of buildings, and is located on the ground…

6. Buffalo City Hall

2.91 MILES

This 32-story art deco masterpiece, opened in 1931 and beautifully detailed inside and out, towers over downtown. It's worth joining the free tour at noon…

7. Guaranty Building

3.11 MILES

Completed in 1896 for the Guaranty Construction company, this gorgeous piece of architecture has a facade covered in detailed terra-cotta tiles and a…