History Ride: The Best of Buffalo by Bike

History Ride: The Best of Buffalo by Bike

Enjoy Buffalo while cruising through its rich history and architectural highlights. Far from just a boring history lesson, this tour brings the city’s past to life through unforgettable stories, humor, and local insight.

This downtown tour stops at many of the city’s most well-known buildings like Buffalo City Hall, the Electric Tower, and the Guaranty Building, and shares the fascinating stories behind them. Learn about bitter rivalries, economic booms and busts, and trailblazing community activists who were instrumental in the city’s founding.

From Buffalo’s heavy hitters like the Erie Canal and Pan American Exposition to lesser-known stories of Black history and working-class movements, this tour provides a deeper appreciation for the city and its place in American history.

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Canalside, 44 Prime St Pick Up Point Is the Old Shooters Restaurant Parking Lot., Buffalo, NY 14202-4140

Wild stories of Canalside, the city’s historic red light district.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Guaranty Building, 140 Pearl St, Buffalo, NY 14202-4014

Learn the story behind Louis Sullivan's masterpiece

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Buffalo City Hall, 65 Niagara Sq, Buffalo, NY 14202-3313

See Buffalo's City Hall

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Michigan Street Baptist Church, 511 Michigan Ave, Buffalo, NY 14203-2015

Buffalo’s first African American community and the underground railroad.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: The Electric Tower, 535 Washington St, Buffalo, NY 14203-1427

Learn the history behind Buffalo's Electric Tower

Duration: 10 minutes

Pass By: Buffalo Bike Tours, 1 Naval Park CV, Buffalo, NY 14202

Admission is free

Informacion Adicional
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Near public transportation"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers"
"Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability"

Start Time: 10:00 AM
Duration: 2 Hours
Start location: Buffalo Bike Tours & Bike Rentals, 44 Prime St, Buffalo, NY 14202, USA

Cancellations and refunds: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.


  • Bike Rental Included
  • Entry/Admission - The Electric Tower
  • Entry/Admission - Guaranty Building
  • Entry/Admission - Buffalo City Hall

Not Included


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