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Upcoming Events & Programs 

Saturday Suspension Bridge Village Walking Tour

From June 19 to September 3, the Heritage Center is offering a guided walking tour in the area around our building. This is the site of the former Suspension Bridge […]

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Virtual Freedom Conversation Tours

Virtual Freedom Conversation Tours Our Freedom Conversation tours are the Heritage Center’s signature program. The goal of every tour aligns with our mission to reveal authentic stories of Underground Railroad […]

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Virtual Freedom Conversation Tours

Virtual Freedom Conversation Tours Our Freedom Conversation tours are the Heritage Center’s signature program. The goal of every tour aligns with our mission to reveal authentic stories of Underground Railroad […]

Find out more »

Saturday Suspension Bridge Village Walking Tour

From June 19 to September 3, the Heritage Center is offering a guided walking tour in the area around our building. This is the site of the former Suspension Bridge […]

Find out more »

Virtual Freedom Conversation Tours

Virtual Freedom Conversation Tours Our Freedom Conversation tours are the Heritage Center’s signature program. The goal of every tour aligns with our mission to reveal authentic stories of Underground Railroad […]

Find out more »

Virtual Freedom Conversation Tours

Virtual Freedom Conversation Tours Our Freedom Conversation tours are the Heritage Center’s signature program. The goal of every tour aligns with our mission to reveal authentic stories of Underground Railroad […]

Find out more »

Saturday Suspension Bridge Village Walking Tour

From June 19 to September 3, the Heritage Center is offering a guided walking tour in the area around our building. This is the site of the former Suspension Bridge […]

Find out more »

Virtual Freedom Conversation Tours

Virtual Freedom Conversation Tours Our Freedom Conversation tours are the Heritage Center’s signature program. The goal of every tour aligns with our mission to reveal authentic stories of Underground Railroad […]

Find out more »
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Ongoing Events

Suspension Bridge VillageWalking Tour

From June 19 to September 3, the Heritage Center is offering a guided walking tour in the area around our building. This is the site of the former Suspension Bridge Village. Learn about the communities that championed activism – from the Underground Railroad through today.

When:
Saturdays at 1 pm Tours are 45-60 min. long

Where:
All tours begin at the Heritage Center
825 Depot Ave W. Niagara Falls, NY 14305

 

 

Price:
$10 for adults
$8 for seniors age 62+, military w/ID, students age 13+
$6 for youth age 6 – 12
Free for children 5 and under

-Members receive 50% off tickets
-Neighborhood members receive free tickets

If you have a Neighborhood, Individual or Household membership, please register for an account with us before you purchase your tickets so that your member discount will apply! Click here to register.

Food Truck Thursdays at the Niagara Falls Train Station

Weekly Virtual Tours

Virtual Freedom Conversation Tours

Our Freedom Conversation tours are the Heritage Center’s signature program. The goal of every tour aligns with our mission to reveal authentic stories of Underground Railroad freedom seekers and abolitionists in Niagara Falls that inspire visitors to recognize modern injustices that stem from slavery and take action toward an equitable society.

When you register for this program, a confirmation email will be sent with sent with login details for Zoom.

The Heritage Center is offering two tours per week: Wednesdays at 7:00pm EST and Saturdays at 2:00pm EST. After Memorial Day, our schedule will switch to Wednesdays at 7:00pm EST and Fridays at 1:00pm

Prices

Family: $25

Couple: $12

Single: $8

Freedom Conversations are sponsored by a Humanities New York Action Grant.

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Virtual Black History Month Events by the Niagara Falls Underground Railroad Heritage Center

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 8, 2021 Contact: Shannon Polvino (716) 597-5188 shannon@thinkinsight.co Virtual Black History Month Events by the Niagara Falls Underground Railroad Heritage Center (Niagara Falls, NY) - The Niagara Falls Underground Railroad Heritage...

Mayor Robert Restaino Dedicates Historic Marker at Niagara Falls Customhouse

For Immediate Release Mayor Robert Restaino Dedicates Historic Marker at Niagara Falls Customhouse   (Niagara Falls, NY, November 14, 2020) Today, Mayor Robert Restaino announced the official commemoration of the Niagara Falls Customhouse with the addition of...

The AT&T Virtual Field Trips Program Launches for the School Year

The AT&T Virtual Field Trips Program Launches for the School Year A collaboration between AT&T, the Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo Museum of Science, Explore & More, The Buffalo History Museum and the Niagara Falls Underground Railroad Heritage Center...

Niagara Falls Underground Railroad Heritage Center Launches Virtual Freedom Conversation Tours

Niagara Falls, NY – The Niagara Falls Underground Railroad Heritage Center is launching a new virtual “Freedom Conversation” tour program this week. Freedom Conversations are the signature program at the Heritage Center.

August 28 is John Lewis Day!

The Niagara Falls Underground Railroad Heritage Center is proud to proclaim August 28, 2020 as John Lewis Day at the Center, in honor of the late Representative Fifty-seven years ago, on August 28, 1963, over 200,000 people participated in the March on Washington for...

Niagara Falls Underground Railroad Heritage Center wins 2020 JUST COMMUNITIES of WNY ORGANIZATION Award

February 20, 2020— Buffalo, NY. The National Federation for Just Communities of WNY presented an award to the Niagara Falls Underground Railroad Heritage Center, honoring the museum for their work on the behalf of others. The Heritage Center was given the...

All K-12 field trips at the Niagara Falls Underground Railroad Heritage Center are free in February and March.

Niagara Falls, NY — In honor of Black History Month, the Niagara Falls Underground Railroad Heritage Center is offering free field trips and transportation to all K-12 schools in Niagara County. Free Field Trips are generously sponsored by M&T Bank. Following a...

Niagara Falls Underground Railroad Heritage Center’s Permanent Exhibition “One More River to Cross” Wins 2019 AASLH Award of Excellence

NASHVILLE, TN—May 2019—The American Association for State and Local History (AASLH) proudly announces that the Niagara Falls Underground Railroad Heritage Center is the recipient of an Award of Excellence for One More River to Cross, the permanent exhibition at the...

Shaq Lawson Will Host 10 Local High School Student Athletes on a Tour of the Niagara Falls Underground Railroad Heritage Center

Shaq Lawson will be hosting 10 local high school student-athletes on a tour of the Underground Railroad Museum in Niagara Falls, NY. The student-athletes are all high school football players from WNY. Event Information for visit to The Niagara Falls Underground...

Black History Month at the Niagara Falls Underground Railroad Heritage Center

We do black history every month Niagara Falls Underground Railroad Heritage Center puts black history at the center of their programming all year round. During Black History Month and throughout the year, they celebrate everyday heroes of the Underground Railroad and...

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