Metro Rail and You: talking transit, art, and the city

Metro Rail and You: Talking transit, art, and the city
Saturday, July 9, 2022
10am–2pm

El Museo is pleased to present Metro Rail and You, a program of talks about transit, art, and the city. Join us and guest speakers as we discuss topics ranging from the art and architecture of Buffalo’s Metro Rail system to the current state of, and future plans for, public transit in our region.

This event is held in conjunction with our current exhibition, The Dawn of a New Era: Designing Buffalo’s Metro Rail, on view through July 23.

Mason O. Damon Auditorium, Buffalo & Erie County Downtown Central Library
1 Lafayette Sq, Buffalo NY 14203

Free and open to the public.
Coffee and refreshments will be served.

Register to attend at this link

This event is organized by Bryan Lee and William Vogel, and supported by: Humanities New York with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities; and the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of the Office of the Governor and the New York State Legislature. El Museo’s activities are supported by the County of Erie, County Executive Mark Poloncarz, and Erie County Legislators, the Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo, the John R. Oishei Foundation, and the continued generosity of our members and donors.

More details to come.

Image caption: Cover, Metro Rail and You coloring book, prepared by NFTA Public Relations Department, 1985. Courtesy of Buffalo & Erie County Public Library.