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  • Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor Tourism Survey

    Your opinions matter! Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor is conducting an online survey to gather opinions regarding travel and activity destinations in the Corridor, including the NYS Canal System and Canalway Trail. They especially want to hear from people like you who appreciate the experiences that the Erie Canalway and its surrounding communities have to […]Read More »
  • History in your Backyard Series: A behind the scenes look at the Revolutionary War

    History in Your Backyard Series: A behind the scenes look at the Revolutionary War   We make history fun and exciting! Have you ever wanted to get an insider’s look into history?  Would you like to see recently uncovered artifacts that provide insight into the region’s long history, explore a historic home that served as […]Read More »
  • World Canals Conference 2017 in Syracuse

    Save the date: September 24-28, 2017! The spotlight will be on the Erie Canal and Central New York for the 2017 World Canals Conference (WCC)!Read More »
  • Cruising The Erie Canal From Lyons

    Cruising the Erie Canal from Lyons On Saturday August 26 and Sunday, August 27, The Lyons Rotary and the Lyons Erie Canalway Greeters are sponsoring 3 Erie Canal Cruises. Passengers will travel aboard the 48 passenger Seneca Lake Reel Tours tour boat and will depart from the Lyons dock behind the fire Department Building. On […]Read More »


New York will be celebrating the 200th Anniversary of the iconic Erie Canal.

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