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Things to Do in Clarence and Buffalo, New York

Clarence and Buffalo, New York Attractions

Clarence is a small town, yet the opportunities are endless. Our inn is only 15 minutes from Buffalo, making this an ideal location for enjoying all the sights and sounds of Western New York. From museums and local opera houses to village shops, there are so many things to do in Clarence, NY. In addition, Buffalo is full of exciting attractions not far from our inn.

Clarence abounds with Antique shops; many within walking distance of our inn and restaurant. The town also hosts favorites such as the Clarence General Store, The Perfect Setting, Bellus Art Gallery, Garden of Earthly Delights, The Hollow Bistro & Brew, Adventures in Heat among many others. The Town Park, just a few steps away, offers tennis, swimming, and twilight outdoor concerts.

If you feel like venturing a bit further out, we are only minutes from Buffalo New York, including the Buffalo International Airport and Buffalo Amtrak Station. We are only 30 minutes away from Niagara Falls. So if your romantic weekend includes a visit to those historic falls, Asa Ransom and Clarence, New York are perfectly located for a Niagara Falls visit.

Browse our recommendations of things to do in Clarence, as well as Buffalo, NY to start planning your getaway.

Old Favorites in the “Hollow”

  • Clarence Country Store – Large selection of Fresh Fudge, Kutters Cheese, Jams, Relishes, Dip & Soup Mixes, Nostalgic Tin Signs, Jewelry and much more 10867 Main. (.6 mi) Sat-Wed 9 to 5
  • Smoke, Fire & Spice – Gourmet sauces, snacks and spices, grills, smokers and BBQ accessories. 10189 Main (.6 mi) Tue – Fri 11–6, Sat. 11–5
  • Clarence Country Doughnuts – 10446 Main St (top of hill) Mon – Sat. 6am – 1pm 759-2850
  • Town & Country Gifts  50% off all cards, 25% off gifts 10440 Main (top of hill) M-F 10-7, Sat. 10-4
  • The Hollow Bistro & Brew  Food, Drinks, Desserts & Coffee 10641 Main St. (.3 mi) Open daily except Sunday
  • Hen House Antiques – Awesome collection of antiques, collectables, interior furnishing, & Linda 5270 Salt Rd.759-8783  Also located at 5961 Goodrich Road –  Clarence Center
  • Antique World & 3 Old Dogs – 4 buildings open daily 11am to 5pm (closed Wednesday) 11111 Main St. (1 mi)
  • Donna Ioviero’s Garden of Earthly Delights – Fountains, Sculptures and more for Garden or Home 10852 Main St. (.6mi)
  • Family Chocolate Shoppe – 10295 Main (.6 mi) Mon-Fri 10-6, Sat 10-5,Sun 11-4
  • McGee Art Gallery – 10931 Main St. (.9 mi) mcgeeartgallery.com 481-8737
  • Cozy Fireplaces – 10626 Main St. (bottom of hill) 759-2699
  • Clarence Hollow Farmers’ Market – Saturday 8a.m. – 1p.m. June – October 10717 Main St. (.4 mi) clarencefarmersmarket.com

Clarence and Western New York Attractions


Buffalo, New York Attractions

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