Mother's Day at the Buffalo AKG

Sunday, May 12, 2024

Photo: Jeff Mace

Celebrate the incredible moms in your life on Mother’s Day with an array of special offerings at the AKG!  

Mother’s Day Brunch in the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Town Square

10 am–3 pm
Cornelia and the Ralph Wilson Town Square, Knox Building 

Treat mom (or yourself!) to a singular Mother’s Day brunch buffet in the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Town Square, under Common Sky. Seatings are at 10 am, 12 pm, and 2 pm, and reservations are required. Tickets are $65 for adults, $20 for kids 12 and under, and free for kids 3 and under (all 10% off for members), and include more than a dozen delectable stations.

Drop-In Artmaking: Paper Flowers

10 am–2 pm  
Studio A, Knox Building 

Celebrate spring and Mother’s Day with a fun and easy paper flower making activity! Free and suitable for all ages. No reservations required—just stop by Studio A.  

All Day

Mother’s Day Activity Guide

Pierre-Auguste Renoir (French, 1841–1919). Mère et Enfant (Mother and Child), 1910. Oil on canvas. 39 3/8 x 31 5/8 inches (100 x 80.3 cm). Collection Buffalo AKG Art Museum. General Purchase Funds, 1940 (1940:6). 

Pick up a special Mother’s Day activity guide at one of the Visitor Services Desks and get creative during your visit. Activities include Look, Move, Share; a scavenger hunt featuring women artists; and more.  

AKGo! Free Audio App  
Visit to download our FREE audio app. AKGo! offers more than 150 minutes of narration by AKG staff and guest voices, including ARTimals—a playful audio journey designed for our youngest audiences, their adults, and the young at heart.

Shop Discount
On May 11 and 12, enjoy 20% off in the Shop, which offers a wide variety of books, home decor, stationery, prints, exhibition merchandise, items from local artisans, one-of-a-kind jewelry, and more. (Cannot be combined with any other discounts or offers.)

Gift Memberships  
Treat mom with a gift membership to the Buffalo AKG and she’ll enjoy free admission to the museum’s collection and special exhibitions, plus many other benefits, year-round! Purchase online or at a Visitor Services Desk during your visit.