NYC Slavery and Underground Railroad Tour
Highlights / General details
Follow the Freedom Trail in New York! Learn the exciting history of how a band of brave men and women formed the networks in Brooklyn and Manhattan that became the Underground Railroad. Visit an archeological site and memorial dedicated to the memory of enslaved Africans in colonial America. View a former Underground Railroad Station. Learn about the riots, revolts and dramatic escapes that occurred during American slavery. Listen to the tales of courage and triumph and discover the stories of real New Yorkers who risked life and property to help people escaping American Slavery.
Highlights will include:
View historic sites that were part of the Underground Railroad network;
Visit a memorial and museum commemorating the lives of enslaved Africans in NYC;
Learn about the harrowing and long journey that many slaves undertook to gain their freedom;
Listen to tales of courage and triumph and discover real New Yorkers who risked life and property to help others.
So join us on a powerful and eye-opening tour of the Underground Railroad on the NYC Slavery and the Underground Railroad Tour!
Professional tour guide.
Transportation to and from meeting point; Gratuities.
Hours of operation
Available: Wednesday, Friday and Saturday from April - October; Tour will run only Saturdays during the months of March, November and December; Departs at 1:00pm.
Approximately 2 hours.
Tour departs from 1 Bowling Green (in front of the American Indian Museum). Tour ends at 290 Broadway, New York, NY 10007.
Guests are responsible for their own transportation to and from the departure location.
Please arrive 15 minutes prior to the tour.
Children younger than 5 years old may participate for free.
Complete information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, will be included on your Confirmation Voucher.
**All information requested must be supplied or booking is subject to automatic cancellation**