Private or Group | NYC Slavery and the Underground Railroad Walking or Virtual Tour
- Tour Type: Virtual or In-person
- Duration: 1 hour or 2.5 hours
Learn about the Underground Railroad in New York City!
Visit the site of the city’s first slave market and learn about the origins of slavery in colonial New York on this walking tour.
Discover and view a former stop on the Underground Railroad.
Visit the African Burial Ground Memorial, a powerful tribute to the nation’s earliest known African and African American cemetery.
Learn the exciting history of how a band of brave men and women formed the networks that became the Underground Railroad. Visit an archeological site and memorial dedicated to the memory of enslaved Africans in colonial America. View a former station of the Underground Railroad. Learn about the riots, revolts, and dramatic escapes that occurred during the era of American slavery. Listen to tales of courage and triumph and discover the stories of real New Yorkers who risked their lives and properties to help people escape slavery on this historical New York City walking tour.