Gerrit Smith Estate National Historic Landmark
- 5304 Oxbow Rd., Peterboro, NY 13035
- (315) 280-8828
The Gerrit Smith Estate National Historic Landmark (GSENHL),home of wealthy abolitionist Gerrit Smith, and a certified site on the county, state and national Underground Railroad trails. Exterior and interior interpretive exhibits on the grounds and in four buildings display information on myths of the UGRR, Smith's wealth, philanthropy to social reforms, and family, and the histories of people who escaped slavery. The Visitor Center has an introductory video and Mercantile with books, tees, stationary, etc. GSENHL is open May-September (Saturday and Sunday 1-4pm), for special events, and by appointment.
August 5, 2023