CELEBRATING 200 YEARS
OF THE ERIE CANAL

Friday, Saturday & Sunday, May 19-21, 2017

History lovers and educators, get ready! This 3-day event in Rome, Utica and Herkimer, NY will celebrate 200 years of an engineering marvel.

Friday: Speakers present a variety of canal topics at the Oneida County History Center in Utica from 9:00am - 4:00pm with an optional dinner in the evening at Aqua Vino at 6:00pm.

Saturday: A bus tour hosted by the Canal Society of New York will take you to prominent historic sites that helped shape the canal from Utica to Rome.

Sunday: Head out on the canal with an Erie Canal Boat tour leaving from Herkimer, NY. Attend all three days, or choose your favorite event. Great for history lovers, educators and students.