The Canal that Transformed America
500 Miles of Waterway and Trails
to unparalleled sites and scenery
While Preserving the Past
9/20/18- Celebrate the expansion of the NYS Museum's Erie Canal exhibition at our exclusive preview event on Oct. 10.
8/31/18- We are accepting proposals for promotional videos and a marketing plan to help us launch our new Canalway Challenge campaign in 2019.
7/25/18- Plans to display Tug Urger on land at Lock 13 and sink other vessels off Long Island raise questions about Canal Corp/NYPA's longterm commitment to New York's historic fleet.
5/7/18- Event analysis conducted in 2017 calls attention to the revenue-generating power of tourism along New York's iconic canals.
Continuous Miles of Navigable Waterway
Years of Continuous Operation
Miles of Canalway Trail
Cities, Towns and Villages