Slavery and Underground Railroad Tour

What to expect
  • Visit the site of the city’s first slave market and learn about the origins of slavery in colonial New York.
  • Discover the secret escapes of the Underground Railroad and view a former stop along this famous route.
  • Visit the African Burial Ground Memorial, a powerful tribute to the nation’s earliest known African and African American cemetery.
Learn the exciting history of how a band of brave men and women formed the networks that became the Underground Railroad. Visit an archeological site and memorial dedicated to the memory of enslaved Africans in colonial America. View a former station of the Underground Railroad. Learn about the riots, revolts and dramatic escapes that occurred during the era of American slavery. Listen to tales of courage and triumph and discover the stories of real New Yorkers who risked their lives and properties to help people escape slavery.
Key Highlights
Price $35.00 per guest
Duration / Session 2.5 hours
# Sessions 1
There are no refunds; all sales are final.

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