Seward House Museum Awarded $20K Grant for Underground Railroad Project

This article originally appeared on in February, 2018.

The Seward House Museum in Auburn has been awarded a $20,000 grant from the Network to Freedom, the museum announced in a news release.

The money will be used for preservation, research and an exhibition related to the Underground Railroad. As a site of the railroad, the museum will research new content related to the Seward family's involvement in it, create a new exhibit around the research, and preserve a space adjacent to the Underground Railroad station for use as an interactive gallery. Read more...