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Niagara Falls, Canada: Underground Railroad Tour

Product ID: 383099
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Listen to Harriet Tubman’s story on this tour and gain insights into the second leg of the Underground Railroad. Visit the top sites at Niagara Falls, Canada, and learn about the region's history.
About this activity
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Duration: 3 hours
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Live tour guide
English

Pickup included

Pickup and drop-off are available from hotels in Niagara Falls, New York, USA. Meet your costumed guide in the hotel lobby. Please arrive in the lobby 15 - 30 minutes before the tour starts.

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Experience

Highlights
  • Learn about Harriet Tubman's journey as an Freedom Seeker
  • Marvel at the waterfalls and discover their connection to the Underground Railroad
  • Taste local wine at a winery in Niagara-on-the-Lake
Full description
On this tour, you learn about the history of the Niagara Falls, Canada, while also visiting viewpoints for the Falls. Learn about the second leg of the Underground Railroad and truly understand the destination you are visiting. 

You will meet your guide, dressed in 19th-century attire, in the lobby of your hotel.  Relax in the comfortable bus that offers air-conditioning, and travel through the city of Niagara Falls, Canada. Stop at Niagara-On-The-Lake, a town known for its wineries, to sample some local wines. See the picturesque village of the town as you make your way along the scenic parkway. 

Arrive in St. Catharines where Harriet Tubman first set up her abolitionist stronghold and place of worship. Visit the British Methodist Episcopal Church, formerly Salem Chapel, as well as the cemetery for former slaves and the historic Suspension Bridge that Tubman used to cross into Canada.
Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Guide
  • Live commentary
  • Wine tasting
  • Local taxes and fees
What’s Not Included
  • Entry fee to the church
  • Gratuities (optional)
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Cash
Know before you go
• Minimum age is 9 years
• The tour takes place at any weather
• The legal drinking age in Ontario is 19 years
• You will disembark from the vehicle at each stop, however, there is only a small amount of walking required
Organized by

Motherland Connextions

Product ID: 383099