New York City Slavery and Underground Railroad Tour
Attractions & guided tours

New York City Slavery and Underground Railroad Tour

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Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Learn about the Underground Railroad
  • See real homes and churches used to hide escaping slaves
What to expect

Explore the Freedom Trail in New York City on this two-hour walking tour. You’ll learn about how brave people created the networks and contacts in Brooklyn and Manhattan which formed the Underground Railroad. Your guide will take you to an archeological site and memorial built in memory of colonial America’s enslaved Africans. You’ll get to see some of the former stations on the Railroad, including people’s homes and churches that were used to hide escaping slaves. The tour will also describe the riots, revolts, and dramatic escapes that occurred and you’ll hear exciting tales of the courage and triumph of real New Yorkers who risked their lives and property to help people escape from the chains of slavery.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitised between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative result from a recent antigen or molecular test may be required, please check the local requirements before your visit.
  • What's included
    • Guided tour
    Reduced price
    • Children (ages 5-11)
    • Infants (ages 0-4): free admission (no ticket required)
    • Seniors (ages 65+)
    Where

    1 Bowling Green NY, NY 10004

    Meeting point:

    Meet your guide at the bottom of the steps in front of the Museum of the American Indian located at 1 Bowling Green, New York, NY 10004.

    What to remember
    • Tour itinerary may be modified or canceled due to special events (parades, marathon, traffic conditions)
    • The tour ends in Broadway [between Reade Street and Duane Street]
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    When
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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    Provider
    Inside Out Tours
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Unfortunately, we can't offer you a refund nor can we change or cancel your booking for this particular product, due to our partner's policy.
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