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Buffalo Convention Center

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Big place, lots of walking.

Few directions, restrroms seem hidden, long hallways and not all the escolars work. If with a... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2018
Staten Island, New York
Easily accessible from nearby parking

A pretty standard convention center. An added bonus of an enclosed walkway if you're staying at the... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2018
Elizabeth S
Chittenango, New York
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  • Excellent48%
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  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
19 Aug 2018
“Big place, lots of walking.”
29 Apr 2018
“Easily accessible from nearby parking”
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Toured the facility in hopes of bringing a convention to town. Compared to other facilities I have visited as a convention planner, it is out of date and needs substantial refreshing. It's amazing that it does not control a parking facility for those attending events...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Edmund F
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Few directions, restrroms seem hidden, long hallways and not all the escolars work. If with a group, get a map, ask directions becuase you'll need it. Otherwise it was clean and well kept.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank vlcnyc21
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

My husband and I attended a pharmaceutical convention at the Convention Center in Buffalo. Two things stood out to me at the venue. One was the excellence of the food. I'm not used to that quality of convention food. Also, the staff was excellent. We...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank lunchlady-r
Reviewed 23 June 2018

Mid 70's building, that even with updates is horribly dated. Not that the staff does not try, the building is too old to be impressive.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank 669mike
Reviewed 30 April 2018

A pretty standard convention center. An added bonus of an enclosed walkway if you're staying at the Hyatt, and very close parking accommodations are a plus.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Elizabeth S
Reviewed 18 March 2018

Went for our annual Home Show in Buffalo. There were the usual vendors. Lots of space to walk around. Start on the 2nd floor if you are early and you avoid the crowds. Intermittent large presentations. Food upstairs and down is getting better with more...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Steven S
Reviewed 6 March 2018

We had our convention there. It was very nice. They were very accommodating. Rooms were nice and the food was excellent.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank heidimonin
Reviewed 24 January 2018

Friendly staff, well organized facilities. I was very pleased that our event took place here. They did some "bathroom" alterations to modify some of the male facilities into female facilities. It was a great idea and tastefully done. Venue was large enough to fit everything...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank TheLibrarianTraveler
Reviewed 16 January 2018

I attended a conference here in August 2017 and found the facilities to be very good, staff very polite and helpful. Toilets always clean and tidy and the temperature of the rooms consistent, which is really important if you are sitting in a conference all...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank soilsister_12
Reviewed 6 October 2017

very nice location to the hotel, and was happy with the layout of the convention center. was easy to get around inside.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Chris D
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