The Road to Freedom
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2 nights/3 days
Arrive at NKY host hotel
4 p.m. - Newport History Museum
Built in 1870 and as a school for African Americans, now the mission of the museum is to honor the students and educators who came through by engaging with and celebrating the diversity in the community.
6:30 p.m. - Dinner Cruise on BB Riverboats
Favorite of the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky riverfront for more than 30 years. Learn about the history of the river, take in a magnificent meal, or dance under the stars on an unbelievable journey you will never forget.
Breakfast at hotel
10 a.m. - National Underground Railroad Freedom Center
A museum of conscience, an education center, a convener of dialogue, and a beacon of light for
inclusive freedom around the globe.
12:30 p.m. - Lunch at Montgomery Inn Boathouse
Enjoy mouth-watering BBQ from this landmark Cincinnati restaurant that has been wowing locals, visitors and celebrities since 1951.
2 p.m. - Tour Harriet Beecher Stowe House
A historical and cultural site focusing on Harriet Beecher Stowe, author of Uncle Tom's Cabin. The site also includes a look into the family, friends, and colleagues of the Beecher-Stowe family and the Lane Seminary.
4 p.m. - Free time
6:30 p.m. - Dinner at Historic Tousey House Tavern
Escape the hustle and bustle of the city at this one-of-a-kind setting in the heart of historic Burlington, Ky.
Breakfast at Hotel & Check Out
9 a.m. - Black Heritage Tour with American Legacy Tours
Explore the significance of New Richmond, Ohio and learn about a freed slave that is buried in the
12:30 p.m. - Lunch at Cohearts Riverhouse
Enjoy a meal while taking in the water flow by on the Ohio River
Afternoon departure of NKY
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