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Albright-Knox Art Gallery

1285 Elmwood Ave, Buffalo, NY 14222-1096
+1 716-882-8700
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Wonderful museum with great modern art collection

Although I like traditional art or art not entirely abstract, they do have a great collection of... read more

Reviewed yesterday
goodfoodrocks77
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Clinton, New Jersey
Worth a visit

Beautiful building with a small but excellent collection of great paintings. Lovely neighbourhood... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Bfamilia
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Guelph, Canada
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1285 Elmwood Ave, Buffalo, NY 14222-1096
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Reviewed yesterday

Although I like traditional art or art not entirely abstract, they do have a great collection of modern art by modern artists and many great lectures and programs.

Thank goodfoodrocks77
Reviewed 2 days ago

Beautiful building with a small but excellent collection of great paintings. Lovely neighbourhood and very friendly staff. The museum represents an era when Buffalo was an industrial powerhouse with all that went along with that. The city is clearly reinvesting itself and we loved both...More

Thank Bfamilia
Reviewed 2 days ago

an excellent art museum with Warhol, Picasso and other classics, excellent area to walk around and spend an afternoon

Thank asmall2267
Reviewed 3 days ago

With a collection of contemporarily aquired art dating back to the 1800s, the Albright-Knox is one of America's best museums in a mid-sized town.

Thank Matt B
Reviewed 3 days ago

is you like museum you better go,even the outside is nice for pictures, we enjoy it, have a nice time here

Thank Ana R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The collection and exhibitions are on par with MOMA and The Tate Modern. If you love modern or contemporary art you must visit.

1  Thank bethfell
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visiting the Albright-Knox had long been on our to do list, and it did not disappoint. The gallery is located in an unexpectedly attractive area of the city. The architecture is quite impressive. The staff were unusually friendly and helpful. The locations were excellent for...More

2  Thank Brian S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful museum with a fine collection of classic and modern art. - van Gogh, Mark Rothko, among others. There was an excellent exhibition of art by local high school students when I visited too. And the A/K Cafe is quite good.

2  Thank Erin O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Full disclosure, we are members of the AK. it houses a fine fine collection of art from all eras with emphasis on more modern art. It is just the right size for a gallery visit . You won't feel like its time to go before...More

1  Thank Karen M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thoughtfully displayed collection of art from early modern masters through contemporary artists - AK's regular collection is vast and varied and the envy of any art museum in the world. The museum itself has developed art that we walk through as well as amazing varieties...More

Thank Jonathan F
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janicelynn1581
What are the outdoor concerts like? I can't seem to find any information online. What can you bring in? How early should you arrive?
24 May 2017|
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Response from Weeat4fun | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend arriving really early to get parking and finding a good spot. You can hear well enough at the west end of Hoyt Lake...I'm not sure of the container policies, however. You would have to check the city parks... More
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John K
What is address?
17 May 2017|
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Response from Weeat4fun | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the address is 1285 Elmwood Ave., Buffalo, New York 14222...the phone # is 716-882-8700. It is across the street from SUNYBuffState (college) and has a U shaped drive way and a huge sculpture of shiney metal canoes... More
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toniteddy
How much time should i dedicate to touring the gallery?
29 July 2016|
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Response from James B | Property representative |
Hello! We recommend reserving about two hours to view our collection and special exhibitions. Add an extra hour or so if you would like to browse in Shop AK, have lunch in AK Cafe, or explore the outdoor sculpture on our... More
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