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Buffalo / Niagara Falls beginning of December

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Buffalo / Niagara Falls beginning of December

We're travelling to Buffalo for a couple days in the beginning of December. Any recommendations for must-see sites?

I know it'll be cold(!) so what to do indoors? Anything open near the falls?

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Vestal, New York
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1. Re: Buffalo / Niagara Falls beginning of December

Buffalo sights to consider:

Knox-Albright Art Museum

Darwin Martin House (FL Wright designed)

Most attractions are closed on the American side of the falls. There is a casino in the area if you want to gamble.

Edited: 15 November 2017, 09:55
West Grey, Ontario
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2. Re: Buffalo / Niagara Falls beginning of December

Hi Brenda;

Does your trip to Niagara Falls include a visit to the Canadian side ?

Best Regards

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3. Re: Buffalo / Niagara Falls beginning of December

possibly! do you recommend it? how far is the canadian side from buffalo?

Toronto
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4. Re: Buffalo / Niagara Falls beginning of December

Travel from Buffalo to Niagara Falls (USA) is about 20-25 minutes by car. The Canadian side, (where you will find most of the tourist-type attractions), is merely a matter of crossing a short bridge (no incline), and clearing customs, which at that time of the year shouldn't take very long. You will need proper documentation to both enter Canada and re-enter the USA (the document requirements are not exactly the same). Keep doing your research to make sure you have sufficient information.

West Grey, Ontario
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5. Re: Buffalo / Niagara Falls beginning of December

Hi Brenda;

The Rainbow Bridge, from Canada to the US, is approx. ¼ mile / 400 metres in length.

Best Regards

Niagara Falls, ON
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6. Re: Buffalo / Niagara Falls beginning of December

The Winter Festival of Lights is on at that time on the Canadian side.

http://www.wfol.com

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