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Where to stay

Hotel @ the Lafayette

391 Washington St., Buffalo

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716-853-1505

www.thehotellafayette.com

Large images of the Pan-American Exposition are displayed on the walls of the 57-room hotel, from $149.

The Mansion on Delaware Avenue

414 Delaware Ave.

716-886-3300

www.mansionondelaware.com

Spacious rooms have tall ceilings, and lodging comes with an elaborate continental breakfast and nightly cocktail hour, from $195.

Where to eat

Mike A’s Steakhouse

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Hotel @ the Lafayette

716-253-6453

www.mikealafayette.com

Owner of two of the city’s most popular restaurants, Seabar and Cantina Loco, chef Mike Andrzejewski now has a fine dining spot to match his talent. Entrees from $30.

Bistro Europa

484 Elmwood Ave.

716-884-1100

www.europabuffalo.com

Make a reservation at this petit-sized eatery to try the pierogi of the day and golabki. Dinner entrees $10-$26.

What to do

Open-Air Autobus Architectural Tours

Meet at the Corner of Elmwood Avenue and Bidwell Parkway

716-854-3749

www.openairbuffalo.org

Tim Tielman is passionate about local preservation and architecture, a great combination for his two-hour bus tours that bring you to the Guaranty Building, Richardson Olmsted Complex, and Eliel and Eero Saarinen’s Kleinhans Music Hall, among numerous other architectural wonders, $20.

Darwin Martin House

125 Jewett Parkway

716-856-3858

www.darwinmartinhouse.org

One- and two-hour tours are offered every day except Tuesday, $10-$30.

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