Through the Eyes of Irish Canal Diggers

Ride the Historic Canal Boat

Ride the Historic Canal Boat

Discover and see the I&M Canal through the eyes of the Irish immigrants that settled the area and dug the canal. Tour the cemetery at St. James Church.  Eat lunch at the nearby Irish Legend, stop by a locktender’s house & tour Ottawa’s Reddick Mansion. Finally, ride the I&M Canal Boat up the I&M, listening to stories about the lives of the canal workers in the 1800’s. Finish the day with a delicious meal at Duffy’s Tavern in nearby Utica.
Tour Length: 10-11 Hours | Cost $159 per person | Moderate walking
Group Tour Pricing Available up to 50. Minimum needed.  Call 618-751-2924