Pierce-Arrow Museum, Buffalo

4.5
#3 of 10 in Museums in Buffalo
Features the extensive collection of James & Mary Ann Sandoro focusing on Buffalo’s transportation history highlighting Pierce-Arrow, Thomas Flyer, electric vehicles and automotive memorabilia, photos, paintings, art objects, vintage clothing, and an array of automotive artifacts gathered over more than 46 years of collecting.

“An ornament to the Pavement.” The Museum has expanded with an atrium which houses the Frank Lloyd Wright Filling Station designed for Buffalo in 1927 but never built until now. The unique station has a second story observation room with fire place, restrooms, attendant’s quarters with fireplace, extensive copper roof, two 45 foot poles that Wright called “totems,” and overhead gas distribution.

The Museum is available for banquets, parties, meetings, etc. Hold your event in the midst of the Museum’s unique collections. Call to coordinate your company party, reunion, or meeting. Air conditioned. Great ambiance.
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  • This place is a gem! The Tydol gas station design by Frank Lloyd Wright attracted me to the museum, however I quickly got schooled up on the history of Pierce-Arrow; birdcages, bicycles, and luxury ca...  more »
  • My father is a great car enthusiast and it kept him entertained for 3 hours. He enjoyed the variety and quality of the cars. He also enjoyed the unique displays and the Frank Lloyd Wright gas station....  more »
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  • This place is worth the price of admission so many exhibits packed into a smallish museum. The staff are super friendly and knowledgeable. Great place to bring car enthusiasts or fans of history.
  • Google tells me I visited 6 days ago, which I did not -- I catch the bus next door. But I HAVE been there, and it is bursting with awesome cars. No boring, dust museum -- this one is all chrome and glass awesomeness!
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