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Underground Railroad Shuttle Tours Return This Weekend

Underground Railroad Shuttle Tours are back in town Saturday, April 30th!

Step back in time as J. E. Robinson Tours and the Alton Regional CVB guide you to local sites filled with a rich history.

The two-hour guided shuttle will stop at some of the sites that were once a part of the Underground Railroad, including Alton Museum of History an Art, Rocky Fork area, and more. Learn how Alton’s location along the Mighty Mississippi played a vital role in helping slaves reach freedom.

Tour times are 10 am – 12 pm and 1 pm – 3 pm. Admission is $25/person. Please call the Alton CVB at (800) 258-6645 for more information.

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