Past Events

  • Nov 7

    Special Event  |  Trunk Show with Metalsmith Billy Prendergast

    Thursday, November 7, 2019, 4–8 pm

    The Burchfield Penney Museum Store is hosting a series of trunk shows showcasing the work of Western New York jewelers and artisans working in a variety of media. Enjoy this opportunity to meet the artists and discuss their work while seeing what is new in the local crafts community.

  • Nov 7

    Book Club  |  Buffalo Unbound: A Celebration by Laura Pedersen

    Thursday, November 7, 2019, 6:30 pm

    Writing about the economic collapse and social unrest of her 1970s childhood in Buffalo, New York, Laura Pedersen was struck by how things were finally improving in her beloved hometown.

  • Nov 7

    Tour  |  DOCENT-LED TOUR OF THE BURCHFIELD PENNEY

    Thursday, November 7, 2019, 2 pm

    Docent-led tours of the Burchfield Penney are offered every Thursday, Saturday and Sunday at 2 pm.

  • Nov 6

    Opening Celebration  |  Members Only Preview: In the Fullness of Time: Painting in Buffalo 1932-1972

    Wednesday, November 6, 2019, 5:30–7:30 pm

    Join us at the Burchfield Penney Art Center for the unveiling of this unprecedented exhibition that explores 140 years of our region’s diverse visual history through a selection of more than 100 works by renowned Western New York artists. 

  • Nov 3

    MUSEUMS ON US FROM BANK OF AMERICA

    Sunday, November 3, 2019, 11 am–4 pm

    The Burchfield Penney is excited to be part of Bank of America's Musueums on Us program, offering free general admission to Bank of America customers the first weekend of every month. 

  • Nov 3

    Tour  |  DOCENT-LED TOUR OF THE BURCHFIELD PENNEY

    Sunday, November 3, 2019, 2 pm

    Docent-led tours of the Burchfield Penney are offered every Thursday, Saturday and Sunday at 2 pm.

  • Nov 2

    Special Event  |  MUSEUMS ON US FROM BANK OF AMERICA

    Saturday, November 2, 2019, 10 am–5 pm

    The Burchfield Penney is excited to be part of Bank of America's Musueums on Us program, offering free general admission to Bank of America customers the first weekend of every month.

  • Nov 2

    Class / Workshop  |  Glorious Light: Flickering, Transitional, and Dappled Light

    Saturday, November 2, 2019, 10:30 am–1:30 pm

    Glorious Light is filtered by nature, the atmosphere, leaves, clouds, blowing branches, and plants. 

  • Nov 2

    Tour  |  DOCENT-LED TOUR OF THE BURCHFIELD PENNEY

    Saturday, November 2, 2019, 2 pm

    Docent-led tours of the Burchfield Penney are offered every Thursday, Saturday and Sunday at 2 pm

  • Nov 2

    Lecture / Discussion  |  Charles Rand Penney Speaker Series: “Rust and Stone: Stonewall 50 and the Madeline Davis LGBTQ Archive of Western New York”

    Saturday, November 2, 2019, 1 pm

    In this lecture, based on his book project about gay liberation in Buffalo, New York, Dr. Jeffry Iovannone uses the Madeline Davis LGBTQ+ Archive of Western New York to complicate the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Inn Riots.