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History Happy Hour- Mello-Velo

Mello Velo Bicycle Shop and Cafe 790 Canal St, Syracuse

Grab all your fun-loving friends and get ready for the Erie Canal Museum’s 2022 HISTORY HAPPY HOUR series, bringing history to you at some of your favorite local Syracuse businesses. The History Happy Hours series continues on July 13th at Mello-Velo Bike Shop and Café. Join Museum staff for an traditional happy hour starting at […]

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

Infrastructure Tours: Schuylerville – SOLD OUT

The Lock & Powerhouse Tours at Lock C5 in Schuylerville will begin at 11 AM and 1 PM on Saturday, July 16. 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 an […]

Infrastructure Tours: Schuylerville

The Lock & Powerhouse Tours at Lock C5 in Schuylerville will begin at 11 AM and 1 PM on Saturday, July 16. 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 an […]

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

Lunchtime Lecture: Weighing In: A Day in the Life of the Syracuse Weighmasters

Erie Canal Museum 318 Erie Blvd E, Syracuse

Historian and genealogist Pamela Vittorio will take a close look at  weigh masters and the process they went through to become one, and their interactions with other people who worked at the weigh lock, the boatmen, and what happened in the Weighlock buildings. This talk will be available both in-person and on Zoom. It will […]