Many of Dunkirk’s most interesting sights are located close to Eden, so it is a convenient place to base yourself. Two sights that should top every visitor’s itinerary is the fabulous Fairgrounds Gaming and Raceway and the ever-popular Pedaling History Bicycling Museum. Also, be sure to check out the Our Lady of Victory Basilica and the Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens.
Do try to see some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make this region such a rewarding holiday destination. Admire, learn and be thoroughly entertained in the most popular museums which include the Iron Island Museum in Buffalo, the Pierce - Arrow Museum and the Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum. Book tickets for some of the magical live performances at the Kleinhans Music Hall in Buffalo, theater of Youth and the Shea's Performing Arts Center. If you enjoy art, visit the exhibits at the Big Orbit Gallery in Buffalo and the Benjamin's Art Gallery.
If you love nature and wildlife, head to some of the nearby green spaces. These are great places to relax. There are some great family parks, so take a picnic blanket to Cazenovia Park in Buffalo, LaSalle Park and Hennepin Park. Hit the trail and discover the well-used ecological preserves for which this area is so renowned, like the Tifft Nature Preserve in Buffalo and the Buffalo and Erie County Naval and Military Park.
Dunkirk offers tourists a wide range of places of interest. As you are planning your stay, make sure you set aside sufficient time to see them all. The Dunkirk area features some fascinating relics from yesteryear; start your historic tour at Buffalo Lighthouse in Buffalo.
To browse through stores or enjoy a snack, visit Broadway Market in Buffalo, Southgate Plaza in West Seneca and Elmwood Village.
Nearby Ralph Wilson Stadium, Orchard Park is a great place cheer along with fellow lovers of football, and to see local legends, the Buffalo Bills, in action. If you want to endear yourself with the locals, wear royal blue and red, the colors of the Buffalo Bills.
For a real taste of Eden, consider booking a room close by in one of the area’s charming bed and breakfast or hotel options. The Hyatt Regency Buffalo / Hotel and Conference Center, the Embassy Suites Buffalo and the Adam's Mark Buffalo are among the best places to stay while you are enjoying this special area.