An official Path Through History Site! The Buffalo and Erie County Naval & Military Park, formerly known as The Buffalo Naval and Servicemen`s Park, is a waterfront museum on the shore of Lake Erie and is the largest inland park of its kind in the nation. It is home to several decommissioned US Naval vessels, including the Cleveland-class cruiser USS Little Rock, the Fletcher-class destroyer USS The Sullivans, and the submarine USS Croaker. All branches of the Armed Forces are represented in the park's exhibits. Tour the decks and hulls of a guided missile cruiser, destroyer and WWII submarine. Inspect uniforms and memorabilia in the museum and exhibits aboard the ships. See planes, a tank and more!
During the COVID-19 pandemic, visitors will have access to the main decks of USS The Sullivans, USS Little Rock, USS Croaker, the 2nd Floor Museum, and the Gift Shop. Visitors will be unable to visit compartments or areas below deck due to social distancing restrictions. Admission is limited through timed ticketing with advance online ticket purchase.
Be sure to check the website for complete reopening plans and guidelines.