NYC Slavery and Underground Railroad tour - New York - Nueva York Area - NY
NYC Slavery and Underground Railroad tour: Learn the exciting history of how a band of brave men and women formed the networks in Brooklyn and Manhattan that became the Underground Railroad. During the tour, you’ll visit an archeological site and memorial dedicated to the memory of enslaved Africans in colonial America. You’ll view the former stations that were on the Underground Railroad.
Learn about the riots, revolts and dramatic escapes that occurred during American slavery. Listen to tales of courage and triumph and discover the stories of real New Yorkers who risked life and property to help people escaping American Slavery. Tour highlights include: view historic sites that were part of the Underground Railroad network, visit a memorial and museum commemorating the lives of enslaved Africans in NYC, learn about the harrowing and long journey that many slaves undertook to gain their freedom and listen to tales of courage and triumph and discover real New Yorkers who risked life and property to help others.
Meeting/pick-up point: In front of the Museum of the American Indian located at 1 Bowling Green, at the intersection of Bowling Green and Broadway in Manhattan.