About the Erie Canalway

Erie Canalway Preservation and Management Plan

Erie Canalway Graphic Standards & Recommendations (PDF)

List of Corridor Municipalities (PDF)

Map and Basic Overview

2000 Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor Act (Public Law 106-554) (PDF)

National Heritage Areas

Who's Who Along the Canal?

Historic Canal Images, Exhibits, and Documents

Canal Society of New York

Digital Public Library of America

Erie Canal Museum

Library of Congress - Prints and Photo Collection

New York Digital Collections

New York Heritage: Two Hundred Years on the Erie Canal Exhibit

NYS Archives Images

NYS Archives Guide to Canal Records

NYS Archives- Teacher Resources

Historic Preservation

Heritage Development Resource Guide

Landmark Society of Western New York

National Register of Historic Places Program (NPS)

NYS Historic Preservation Office (SHPO)

NYS Preservation Plan 2015-2020

Preservation Directory

Preservation League of New York State

Interpretation and Orientation

Wayside Exhibits: Guide to Developing Outdoor Interpretive Exhibits


Adaptive Cycling Guide (PDF)

Bikes Bring Business Guide (PDF)

NPS Rivers, Trails, and Conservation Assistance Program (Resources for Trail Development)

University at Albany - Initiative for Healthy Infrastructure


National Trust for Historic Preservation - Cultural Heritage Tourism

New York Path Through History

Waterfront Revitalization

Mohawk River Watershed Management Plan

NYS Local Waterfront Revitalization Program