Lunch Bite Gallery Tour - The Barge Canal

12–12:30 pm
South Hall

Take a gallery tour of Enterprising Waters: New York’s Erie Canal, highlighting the barge canal. Exhibit curator and senior historian Brad Utter will explore the decline of the 19th-century canal and the rise of the barge canal while highlighting artifacts used in the exhibition to tell the barge canal story.


Erie Barge Canal

Lock 17 at Little Falls, photograph, 1921
Courtesy of the New York State Archives