If you go to Buffalo. . .

If you go . . .

Where to stay

Hotel @ the Lafayette

391 Washington St., Buffalo



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

The Mansion on Delaware Avenue

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414 Delaware Ave.


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

Hotel @ the Lafayette



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.


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


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


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