Buffalo December 22, 2019
Buffalo’s Burchfield Penney Art Center Is The City’s Most Underrated Way To Spend An Afternoon Indoors
Whether it be because it’s a rainy day, the weather’s too cold outside, or you’re simply looking to explore someplace new, having an attraction that will comfortably keep you warm and indoors is always a good thing to have in your back pocket. While you’re likely familiar with Buffalo’s top attractions, we’re going to highlight one of our favorite underrated gems of the Queen City. Take a look!
Located at the Buffalo State College campus over on Elmwood Avenue, the Burchfield Penney Art Center makes for a wonderful afternoon indoors.
Buffalonians can find all sorts of art galleries nearby, but the Burchfield Penney offers a wonderful setting that showcases art from all around Western New York.
Most importantly, the art center is most known for the fact that it's home to the largest collection of work by Charles E. Burchfield, an American watercolorist.
You can even get a look at his art studio in the Burchfield Penney!
Since 1966, the center has been displaying all sorts of works of art, with everything from watercolor paintings and sculptures to photographs and craft media.
Of course, what would a Queen City attraction be without funky creations like this?
On the second friday of every month, the Burchfield Penney hosts all sorts of exciting happenings like concerts, happy hours, screenings, and more.
It's even equipped with an amazing gift shop that sells all sorts of art and trinkets that were crafted right here around Buffalo and Western New York.
There's so much to discover within the walls of this art museum.
To find out more about visiting the Burchfield Penney Art Center,
Tuesday & Wednesday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Thursday: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Friday & Saturday - 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
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Address: 1300 Elmwood Ave, Buffalo, NY 14222, USA