Our "Best of Buffalo" tour is our most popular Buffalo tour. Your guide is Officer O'Connor, an Irish cop from 1860 who brings to life all the hidden stories of the Queen City. This Buffalo tour begins with a 25 minute walking tour the Naval and Military Park. During our time at the Park we will walk aboard the USS The Sullivans and experience the stories of the women, men and machines that have safeguarded freedom. Once aboard the bus, we'll explore:
Tickets are $30 per person. Tours operate June through October and depart from the Naval Park. Click on the RESERVATIONS Button for tickets and scheduled departures for our Buffalo tours.
June, Sept. & Oct
2 PM-4 PM
July & August
Departs from Naval Park
$30 per person
Your guide for this Buffalo tour is Officer O'Connor--an Irish cop who has been patrolling the city's notorious waterfront since 1860. Expect Irish wit, storytelling and a bit of blarney.
Tour includes a brief walking tour aboard the ships at the Naval Park where you'll hear behind the scenes stories of honor and loss. Guests with limited mobility can skip the walking part of the tour...Just ask your guide.
See amazing views of Buffalo's skyline, the Canadian shore and Lake Erie. Find out how all this water got here and what Officer O'Connor & Niagara Falls share in common.
Enjoy lovely views from above while we drive on the Skyway. Experience more intimate views as we drive along Fuhrmann Blvd.
Tour the Old First Ward and learn about the wave of Irish immigration that swept through Buffalo. Experience the hard scrabble stories of grain scoopers!
No Buffalo tour is complete without experiencing the amazing architecture of downtown. See City Hall, Old County Hall, The Hotel Lafayette, the Sullivan Building and much more.
There are a few free parking spots located in the lot across the street from the Naval Park. The spots have signs indicting they are reserved for Naval Park guests. Feel free to use them (see above image). Paid parking is found on the surface lot accessed from Commercial St., under the Skyway. Using GPS to find our location? Enter "Buffalo Naval Park" into your GPS device (Cell phone or navigation system) and you'll find us.