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Path Through History Weekend (I Love NY)
October 7, 2017 - October 8, 2017
The Lower Falls Foundation is featured on the I Love NY’s Path Through History weekend, October 7-9.
Rochester was the home of Frederick Douglass and significant work done by other leaders in the Anti-Slavery Movement. This tour goes beyond the symbolic nature of the advocates for fairness. It explains the hard work and powerful stories of the people who defied laws and the cultural perceptions of those times to develop a system which was an integral part of the Underground Railroad to deliver fugitive individuals and families to freedom. We are featuring our Underground Railroad in Western NY tour:
Explore more of the rich history in New York! Experience a Revolutionary War battle, discover some of our state’s and nation’s greatest natural wonders or relive some of sports greatest moments. From U.S. presidents to leaders of the suffragette movement to innovators in industry, technology and art, it all happened in New York State. You can visit over 500 destinations across our great state. Choose from 13 themes to create your own Path Through History for an experience you and your family will always remember.