The Underground Railroad History Project researches and preserves the local and national history of the underground railroad movement and its international connections, engaging in dialogue about the relevance of this movement to modern society.
Discover the History of the Underground Railroad in Upstate, NY
Youth Programs & Educational Trips
The Underground Railroad History Project hosts a variety of youth programs. Educators are invited to use the Ticket to Ride program to fund bus transportation and the student discount for educational tours.
The Young Abolitionist Teen Scholars’ Institute invites young adults each year to join the project for five weeks of learning and working at the Stephen and Harriet Myers Residence — gardening, designing murals, and helping preserve the legacy of the Underground Railroad.
Tours of The Myers Residence