Our Sponsors and Donors

The Museum would like to gratefully acknowledge generous past and current support from:

Public Grants

ASI – Give 4 Greatness
Empire State Development
Institute for Museum and Library Services
NYS Council on the Arts
NYS Council on the Humanities
Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor
NYS Environmental Protection Fund
National Parks, Save America’s Treasures Fund
Legislative Initiatives from Senator
Legislative Initiatives from Assemblyman Robin Schimminger
Niagara County Legislature


Baird Foundation
Margaret L. Wendt Foundation
John R. Oishei Foundation
East Hill Foundation
Grigg-Lewis foundation
Wurlitzer Foundation
M&T Bank Foundation
Cameron & Jane Baird Foundation
Western New York Foundation

Free Wednesdays Sponsors:

Adema Heating
Budwy’s Supermarkets
DeGraff Memorial Hospital
Fidelis Care
Niagara Regional FCU
Third Warders Club
Thomas Turtle Opticians
Twin City Ambulance
United Insurance Agency

For the creation of the Kiddieland Testing Park:

Major Donors

Michael Bray, Architect
John Schenne, Engineer
Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo-
Niagara County Greenway Fund
Lumber City Development Corporation
City of North Tonawanda
Powers Great American Midway
Sam and Anne Hummel
WGRZ Channel 2 and The Gannett Foundation
Allan Herschell Co., LLC
Carubba Collision
Urban Paint
Steve Baldo Ford
Orleans-Niagara BOCES
Liston Manufacturing
East Hill Foundation
Menne Nursery
Sam Haynes in Memory of Sam & Vera Haynes
Quassy Amusement Park
Bradley Ginder, Seaside Amusements, Inc.

Major Contractors

M. Targon Construction
Imperial Fence
CMC Concrete LLC
Brenon’s Landscaping
Choboy Electric Construction Co., Inc.
Adams Door Company, Inc.
L&S Metals
Buffalo Finishing
Hahn Painting
Huron Sprinklers
Brian Daddis, Mason