Upcoming Events

  • July 15: Solomon Northup Day Concert

    Saturday, July 15

    Join us for a free concert to celebrate freedom for Solomon Northup Day. Featured band SuGar. Rita Matthews, a descendant of Solomon Northup, will tell her family story.
    Ausable Chasm Gazebo, 2144 Route 9, Ausable Chasm, New York.
    See flyer for more information.
    Sponsored by the North Country Underground Railroad Historical Association with a grant from Essex County Arts Council and the generous support of the Ausable Chasm Company.

    Time: 2:30pm

Our Mission

To research, preserve, interpret, and promote the Underground Railroad history of Northeastern New York's Waterways to Freedom and to celebrate the importance of that history and its relevance and significance to our own time. Our activities include:

  • Research
  • Exhibits
  • Preservation of historic sites
  • Instructional Materials
  • Media Presentations
  • Dramatic readings and displays

Museum Open

The North Star Underground Railroad Museum is now open.
Visit the Museum page for days and hours.

Docents Needed

Join the fun and become a docent at the North Star Underground Railroad Museum.

Call Jackie Madison, 518-834-5180.