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Tour the Towpath

Looking for an adventurous way to experience New York’s brand new Empire State Trail? Join us for the 5th annual Tour the Towpath bicycle ride along the Historic Old Erie Canal from Rome to Syracuse. Experience 42 miles of beautiful, off-road trail riding AND the new Empire State Trail through Syracuse. Explore historic communities built […]

Downtown Syracuse Erie Canal Walking Tour

Erie Canal Museum 318 Erie Boulevard East, Syracuse

Learn about the Erie Canal in Syracuse through this popular guided 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 entrance to the Erie Canal Museum. A trained docent leads you along the route of the 19th century […]

$10

Downtown Syracuse Erie Canal Walking Tour

Erie Canal Museum 318 Erie Boulevard East, Syracuse

Learn about the Erie Canal in Syracuse through this popular guided 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 entrance to the Erie Canal Museum. A trained docent leads you along the route of the 19th century […]

$10

Pathway of Resistance Walking Tour

Erie Canal Museum 318 Erie Blvd E, Syracuse

We are please to announce the return of the Pathway of Resistance walking tour, examining the African-American experience on and along the banks of the Erie Canal from the waterway's beginning to contemporary times. While the legacies of slavery and systemic racism can be uncomfortable to discuss, it is crucial for these issues to be […]

$10

Infrastructure Tours: Schuylerville

The Lock & Powerhouse Tours at Lock C5 in Schuylerville will begin at 11 AM,1 PM, and 3 PM on Saturday, August 6. Look for an "Infrastructure Tour" sandwich sign at the meeting point. You can use the following address in your GPS to find the lock: 121 US 4N, Schuylerville NY 12871. Join us for […]

Infrastructure Tours: Schuylerville

The Lock & Powerhouse Tours at Lock C5 in Schuylerville will begin at 11 AM,1 PM, and 3 PM on Saturday, August 6. Look for an "Infrastructure Tour" sandwich sign at the meeting point. You can use the following address in your GPS to find the lock: 121 US 4N, Schuylerville NY 12871. Join us for […]

Infrastructure Tours: Schuylerville

The Lock & Powerhouse Tours at Lock C5 in Schuylerville will begin at 11 AM,1 PM, and 3 PM on Saturday, August 6. Look for an "Infrastructure Tour" sandwich sign at the meeting point. You can use the following address in your GPS to find the lock: 121 US 4N, Schuylerville NY 12871. Join us for […]