Upcoming Events

  • March 9: The Champlain Line of the Underground Railroad

    Thursday, March 9

    Don Papson, co-founder of the North Star Underground Railroad Museum, presents "The Champlain Line of the Underground Railroad."
    Lake Champlain Basin Program office, Gordon Center House, 54 West Shore Road, Grand Isle, Vermont.
    Free admission. Free refreshments. Part of the Love the Lake 2017 Speaker Series (Thursdays from February 16 to March 16). See flyer for more information.

    Time: 6:30pm-7:30pm

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 Closed

The North Star Underground Railroad Museum is closed for the season, but can be opened for tours by appointment.
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.