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Buffalo Walks: Exploring an Architectural Legacy

Each tour is NYS approved for 4.0-hours of Real Estate, Appraisal, Assessor & Home Inspection CE. Join dynamic tour guide Chuck LaChiusa for an exciting series of neighborhood walking tours, rediscovering styles, structures & the history of the people who built them. Tours begin at the Cusack Center for preliminary classroom instruction. After classroom instruction, the class will travel to the starting point of the tour location.



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TOURS - Reservation Required: $45 each tour. Discount available for multiple tours.

Pre registration required - 716-683-4080.

Tours for Summer 2015

Allentown Revisited - June 26
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Downtown Theatre District - July 10
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Silo City/Mutual Rowing Park - July 24
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East Aurora - August 14

New! Rehab Discoveries - August 28

Larkinville - September 11
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New! Houses of Bidwell Parkway - Septermber 25


Speaker Profile: Chuck LaChiusa, recipient of the 2010 Buffalo & Erie County Historical Society's Owen B. Augspurger award for the preservation of Erie County's heritage & a Trustee for Preservation Buffalo Niagara since 2008. From 2002-2009, Mr. LaChiusa taught "History of Buffalo through Architecture" courses for the Buffalo, Kenmore and Southowns Teacher Centers, including a 15-hour walking tour for teachers. 1998 was the start of his creation "Buffalo Architecture & History" web site, which documents several hundred historic Buffalo buildings, including building history, architectural analysis, essays & archival photos. From 1976 to 2002, Chuck taught at City Honors in the Buffalo Public School system, where he indulged his students with enthusiasm for transforming language, history & architecture into virtual publications.

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