Buffalo, New York Attractions

Unusual landmarks, museums, roadside attractions, and hidden wonders in Buffalo and the surrounding area. President McKinley was shot and died in Buffalo, which also has ties to Presidents Cleveland and Fillmore (He died in Buffalo, too). The city's most popular public artwork is a girl with a shark head. One of its universities harbors a Brain Museum.

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Sights for Oddball Excursions

  • Second Coming House of Prophet Isaiah

    Second Coming House of Prophet Isaiah

    Niagara Falls, New York

    Prophet Isaiah Henry Robertson has been directed by God to decorate his house in advance of the Second Coming.

  • Niagara Falls - U.S. vs. Canada

    Niagara Falls - U.S. vs. Canada

    Niagara Falls, Ontario

    It's no contest at this up-until-11 border hot spot: Canada wins.

  • Rock Legends Wax Museum

    Rock Legends Wax Museum

    Niagara Falls, Ontario

    A senior citizen Niagara Falls artist has sculpted over 70 wax renditions of famous rock and roll performers. New ones continually added. Special "Heavy Metal Chamber" gallery.

  • Brain Museum

    Brain Museum

    Buffalo, New York

    Officially known as the Museum of Neuroanatomy, this display of pickled head meat is the largest human brain collection open to the public in the USA.

  • Niagara Wax Museum of History: Lincoln's Haircut Chair

    Niagara Wax Museum of History: Lincoln's Haircut Chair

    Niagara Falls, New York

    The Niagara Wax Museum of History, specializing in exhibits significant to the region, recreated the Lincoln barber shop scene, featuring the actual chair.

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