I truly enjoyed the tour. The guide was very informative. The downside is I saw very few signs leading to the house. We had gotten directions in advance and were able to find it but almost went past it. Something of this historical relevance should be better marked.
Slave Haven Underground Railroad
- General Info:
- The Slave Haven/Burkle Estate provides a real life atmosphere where you can learn about this important yet dangerous time in American History. Here you can experience the secret cellars and trap doors which provided an escape route for runaway slaves. This site also has a large collection of slavery related artifacts including ads, auction materials, and other items which tell the story of slavery and the Underground Railroad.