Have you ever wanted to learn more about mules and the Erie Canal? Have you ever wondered why these humble creatures were the backbone of the early Canal?
Join Erie Canal Museum Curator Ashley Maready at 12:00 pm, Thursday, February 23 as she discusses the fact and fiction, history and science of mules. The presentation is free and open to the public, and is the first of four curator talks scheduled for 2017 at the Museum in downtown Syracuse. The presentation will include related artifacts from the Museum's collections.
Free parking is available in Museum-designated spots in the lot on Erie Boulevard East under routes 81 and 690. For more information, email email@example.com or phone (315) 471-0593, extension 13.