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Lock E24 Baldwinsville Infrastructure Tour

Baldwin Canal Park, 18 E Genesee St, Baldwinsville, NY 13027

Lock E24 Baldwinsville Infrastructure Tour Saturday, June 29 @ 1:00 PM We are offering tours of Lock E24 in Baldwinsville. These tours will focus on the history of Baldwinsville before the canal, the later infrastructure of the lock and the barge canal, and the village's social history.   This tour will begin in the Village […]

June Family Day

Erie Canal Museum 318 Erie Blvd E, Syracuse

June Family Day Sunday, June 30 | 1-4PM | In-Person | Free Join the Erie Canal Museum in kicking off the summer. Bring the whole family to learn and experience more about the traditional craft of puppeteering. This Family Day will feature a scavenger hunt, puppet making, and snacks! This event is free to attend […]

Downtown Syracuse Canal Architecture Walking Tour

Downtown Syracuse Canal Architecture Walking Tour Saturday, July 6 @ 1:00 PM Join the Erie Canal Museum for our Summer 2024 Walking Tour series. This tour explores 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 […]

Deeper Dive: Act of Faith: The Erie Canal and Awakening of America

Erie Canal Museum 318 Erie Blvd E, Syracuse

Sloan Fund Deeper Dive: Act of Faith: The Erie Canal and Awakening of America Wednesday, July 10 | 6PM | Virtual (Streamed Live at the Museum) | Free (recommended $10 donation) The building of the Erie Canal was the most audacious engineering project of the nineteenth century, a genuine act of faith. The canal also […]

Beers, Bikes, and Barges: Rome

Beers, Bikes, and Barges: Rome July 11 | 6:00 PM | $25 Join the Rome Historical Society and Erie Canal Museum in exploring the history of the first Erie Canal town! This ride will align with the biggest bike ride along the Empire State Trail, Cycle the Erie Canal, which will camp that evening at Ft. Stanwix. Celebrate […]

Women on the Water Walking Tour

Women on the Water Walking Tour Saturday, July 13 @ 1:00 PM Join the Erie Canal Museum for our Summer 2024 Walking Tour series. This walking tour of Downtown Syracuse is centered around the history of women and the women's rights movement along the Erie Canal. The tour begins at the entrance of the Erie […]