Tuesday - Saturday, 11:30AM and 2:00PM
Freedom Conversation tours are offered Tuesday through Saturday, 11:30AM and 2:00PM. Tours are limited to 20 people and can be registered for on-site. We also offer these tours for groups and can extend them into longer programs that help foster empathy on teams, between collaborators, or even in families.
Tours last about an hour and are free with regular admission tickets.
October 20 @ 6:00 pm – October 20 @ 7:30 pm
With Drea d’Nur & Strings by Rootstock Republic
Sunday, October 20, 6 PM
Niagara Falls Underground Railroad Heritage Center
Power, poise, and passion reign supreme in this pairing of voice and strings that celebrates the legendary canon of Nina Simone. Drea d’Nur (vocalist/pianist) is accompanied by 6-piece string ensemble Rootstock Republic: LIVE in this uniquely intimate and newly orchestrated songbook of Simone’s love songs, blues, and protest music. This program is presented by the Niagara Falls Underground Railroad Heritage Center and the Niagara Falls National Heritage Area in commemoration of the 400th anniversary of the first enslaved Africans arrival in America.
- General Admission Seating
- Invitation to Sound Check with Drea and Rootstock Republic at 4:30 PM
- Private tour of the Heritage Center at 5:00 PM
- Special Reserved Seating
You get $5 off all tickets you purchase. Not a member?
September 11 @ 8:00 am – September 11 @ 5:00 pm
The National Park Service, National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom (NTF) Program, the Underground Railroad Consortium of New York State, the Niagara Falls National Heritage Area, Niagara Falls Underground Railroad Heritage Center, and Association for the Study of African American Life and History will host an Underground Railroad Training event in Niagara Falls, New York. The four day training will feature renowned speakers, panel discussions, an exhibit hall, and tours of local museums and historic sites.
Niagara University, Niagara Falls NY
September 11-14, 2019
Learn more at NPS.GOV/NTF
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