Underground Railroad Guided Walking Tour
Time & Location
About the Event
The New Brighton Historical Society will hold an Underground Railroad guided walk tour of the eight safe houses in New Brighton on Saturday, September 26. On the two mile walk, participants will learn about New Brighton's role as the Hub of the Underground Railroad in Beaver County. The secrets of the the homes and the danger their owners faced giving refuge to the runaway slaves will be told.
Tours will run approximately every 20 minutes from 10:00 AM until 1:30 PM. The tours are free, however donations are appreciated. Participants are asked to meet and register, on the day of the event, at J&J Spratt Funeral Home.