The Official Museum
of the Erie Canal

Located in the only remaining
weighlock building in America

Erie Canal Museum
318 Erie Boulevard East
Syracuse, NY 13202
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Walking Tour Stopped in Clinton Square

Heritage Area Walking Tour


Join us for a guided walking tour of historic Downtown Syracuse, exploring the same path where the famous waterway once ran. The tour begins at the Erie Canal Museum, winding through Clinton and Hanover Squares before ending back at the museum. Discover how the neighborhood has changed since the days of the Erie Canal. The tour is about an hour long. This event is FREE for members and children 18 & under.  Non-members are $5/person. Tickets will also be available at the door.  You can become a member at the Museum or online.

Tours will be offered on Sunday, July 7 at 11am and 1pm, Monday, July 8 – Friday, July 12 at 11am, Sunday, August 18 at 11am and 1pm, Monday, August 19 – Friday, August 23 at 3pm, Monday, September 16 – Friday, September 20 at 12pm, and Saturday, September 21 at 12pm and 2pm.

Questions? Comments? Contact Natalie Stetson at or 315.471.0593×15.

Price: $5.00