Built to transport goods and people, the Erie Canal also shaped the nation, giving rise to cities and carrying new ideas to villages and towns. Ride a replica packet boat, stay in an 1800s inn or visit one of the many historical attractions in the region. Enjoy a one of a kind look at American history.

 Albion

Cobblestone Society Museum

  14389 Ridge Road
  (585) 589-9013
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Courthouse Square Historic District

  Route 98 and Park Avenue
  (585) 589-4174

Mount Albion Cemetery

  14925 Route 31 East
  (585) 589-5416


 Amherst

Buffalo Niagara Heritage Museum

  3755 Tonawanda Creek Road
  (716) 689-1440
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 Buffalo

Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum

  453 Porter Avenue
  (716) 885-4139
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Forest Lawn Cemetery

  1411 Delaware Avenue
  (716) 885-1600
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Buffalo Museum of Science & Kellogg Observatory

  1020 Humboldt Parlway
  (716) 896-5200
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Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural National Historic Site

  641 Delware Avenue
  (716) 884-0095
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Allentown National Preservation District

  14 Allen Street
  (716) 881-1024
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Buffalo Harbor Museum

  37 Franklin Street
  (716) 849-0914
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Naval & Military Park Museum

  1 Naval Park Cove
  (716) 847-1773
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Buffalo History Museum

  1 Museum Court
  (716) 873-9644
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Darwin D. Martin House (Frank Lloyd Wright)

  125 Jewett Parkway
  (716) 856-3858
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 Gasport

Becker Farms

  3724 Quaker Road
  (716) 772-2211
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 Lockport

Niagara County Historical Society Museum

  215 Niagara Street
  (716) 434-7433
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Colonel William Bond House

  143 Ontario Street
  (716) 434-7433
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 Medina

Medina Stone Farm Tours

  255 N. Gravel Road/ Route 63N
  (585) 789-9238

Medina Railroad Museum

  530 West Avenue
  (585) 798-6106
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 North Tonawanda

Herschell Carrousel Factory Museum

  180 Thompson Street
  (716) 693-1885
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 Rochester

Stone Tolan House Museum

  2370 East Avenue
  (585) 546-7029
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Mount Hope Cemetery

  1133 Mount Hope Avenue
  (585) 428-7999
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Susan B. Anthony House

  17 Madison Street
  (585) 235-6124
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High Falls Interpretive Center and Museum

  74 Browns Race
  (585) 325-2030
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Rochester City Hall

  30 Church Street
  (585) 428-5990
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Landmark Society of Western NY

  133 South Fitzhugh Street
  (585) 546-7029
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Strong National Museum of Play

  1 Manhattan Square
  (585) 263-2700
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Rochester Museum & Science Center

  657 East Avenue
  (585) 271-4320
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George Eastman House Museum of Photography & Film

  900 East Avenue
  (585) 271-3361
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 Spencerport

Springdale Farms

  700 Colby Street
  (585) 349-2090
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 Tonawanda

Benjamin Long Homestead Museum

  24 East Niagara Street
  (716) 694-7406
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Historical Society of the Tonawandas Museum

  113 Main Street
  (716) 694-7406
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