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A nicly kept place to ponder your thougts

Nice histroic park tha is well kept and worth a visit is you like or even respect history. Read the... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2018
Staten Island, New York
A place to enjoy and admire

The Lafayette Square is lovely. There are a lot of people in this square. Many sit on the Soldiers... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Robby G C
Toronto, Canada
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19 Aug 2018
“A nicly kept place to ponder your thougts”
4 weeks ago
“A place to enjoy and admire”
A popular retreat for office workers and weary tourists, this downtown Buffalo park has tree-shaded places to sit, flowers and criss-crossing paths, the two-story Civil War Soldiers and Sailors Monument built in 1882 and, most appealing of all, free...more
415 Main St, Buffalo, NY 14203-1823
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Lafayette Square is lovely. There are a lot of people in this square. Many sit on the Soldiers and Sailors Monument. Flowers are at the front. The square has a lot of trees and there is a lot of shade. However, the highlight in...More

Thank Robby G C
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Nice histroic park tha is well kept and worth a visit is you like or even respect history. Read the plaques, think about it's history.

Thank vlcnyc21
Reviewed 10 May 2018

What a lovely bronze plaque, it's possible I misquoted (but something to that effect) SO GO THERE AND LOUNGE AROUND! Since I am a teacher I travel EACH DAY IN MY BIG TRUCK AND SURVEY THE SCENE. One day I was so happy about the...More

Thank Mike G
Reviewed 8 January 2018

All in all, its a nice park where you can just stroll through the park and enjoy the statue in center of the park

Thank KaranPais
Reviewed 8 August 2017

The Lafayette Square in a small park in the middle of the city about blocks from the Niagara Square where the City Hall is located. It is surrounded by the tall buildings and shopping mall. Although with steps and benches, The main attraction of the...More

Thank Prawet J
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Everything closes in downtown buffalo during the week at 6... we were looking for an open cvs or rite aide but no success. We came across this local park and monument and it had many teenagers hanging out and smoking. Several were yelling at others...More

Thank 1Dott2013
Reviewed 5 June 2017

This is a small park near City Hall. It has a big statue/fountain in the middle of the park. From time to time, people congregate there from City Hall for press conferences, or activists picket and protest there. There use to be a summer concert...More

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This is one of the finest and most beautiful monuments to Civil War soldiers and sailors I have ever seen. On each of the 4 sides there is a larger than life-size statue commemorating an infantryman, artillery man, cavalry soldier and sailor. This is worth...More

Thank Jeffrey L
Reviewed 2 May 2017

The place to be whether one is strolling, chatting or laying about. Park land with a classical flare.

Thank skaszab2016
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Lafayette Square is a central location in downtown Buffalo that gives access to the local courts and the general downtown area. It has numerous restaurants in the area and is a popular walking area in the warmer months.

Thank Kathleen Q
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