NCUGRHA Programs & Events

Unless otherwise noted in the event description, these events take place or begin at the North Star Underground Railroad Museum, 1131 Mace Chasm Rd, Ausable Chasm, New York
Date Time Description
July 21 4:00pm The North Star Underground Railroad Museum will celebrate the life of Solomon Northup, an American abolitionist and author of Twelve Years a Slave.
Northup, born a free man, was sold into slavery and later freed. The program is free to the public.
Tom Colarco, noted author of seven Underground Railroad books, will give a presentation and will bring a replica of the crate in which Henry "Box" Brown escaped (Brown escaped slavery by mailing himself in a wooden crate).
Donations are recommended and appreciated to cover Mr. Colarco's honorarium and rental of a van to transport the crate, which will be donated to the North Star Underground Railroad Museum.
For donation information, visit our Donations page or our Adirondack Gives campaign.

For changes or cancellations, please check our web site, email us at , or call (518) 834-5180.

All events are sponsored by the North Country Underground Railroad Historical Association.