Brick-a-Boat Inspiration

Are you planning to build a model boat to submit to the Erie Canal Museum’s 2020 Brick-a-Boat Canal Boat Contest?

Here are images of all sorts of boats from the Museum’s collection. Click on the image to see it full sized. You can find lots of other images on our Facebook page. We hope they will inspire you as you work on your creation!


Bullhead Boats


Contemporary Boats



Line Boats

Packets and Pleasurecraft





Steam Boats