Ukrainian Museum-Archives Signs Agreement with The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

Great news for an important cultural asset within the Ohio & Erie Canalway National Heritage Area– The Ukrainian Museum-Archives (UMA) in the Tremont neighborhood of Cleveland has signed a cooperation agreement with The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C., to digitize the extensive collection of books, periodicals and other materials in the UMA […]

50 Years of the National Historic Preservation Act

2016 is the 50th Anniversary of the National Historic Preservation Act, the first national policy governing preservation. The act was signed into law by Lyndon B. Johnson after a period of rapid change in the United States that saw many historic buildings razed, such as the original Penn Station. The National Historic Preservation Act: Created the National […]

“Campaigns of Yesterday” at Bedford Historical Society

From our friends at the Bedford Historical Society– Bricker & Eckler LLP has partnered with the Bedford Historical Society for a new exhibit that features campaign memorabilia of presidential campaigns with ties to Ohio. Campaigns of Yesterday showcases artifacts of twentieth century presidential campaigns from local collectors. Bricker & Eckler, an Ohio-based law firm, provided artifacts […]

Ohio and Erie Canalway joins “Passport to Your National Parks” program

The Ohio & Erie Canalway National Heritage Area has joined the “Passport to Your National Parks” program. The program is designed to encourage visitation and interest in National Park Service sites. The Ohio & Erie Canalway is an affiliated unit of the National Park Service. Park visitors can purchase a Passport book which provides a […]

Canal Basin Park Take a Hike, May 29th

Canalway Partners co-founder Tom Yablonsky will be leading a special Canal Basin Park Take A Hike Tour at 10 AM this Sunday May 29th.   Take a Hike, presented by Dollar Bank, offers five, free, guided walking tours of five distinct neighborhoods in downtown Cleveland.  Tours explore the Gateway District, Warehouse District, Civic Center, Playhouse Square […]

Update: Take a Hike, the Award-Winning Walking Tour Program, has Returned

The award-winning Take a Hike program, presented by Dollar Bank, returns to educate and entertain attendees in 2016 from May 15th through September 18th.  Over 22,200 people have “taken a hike” to date. Offering five, free, guided walking tours in vibrant Downtown neighborhoods each week, Take a Hike offers locals and visitors alike the opportunity to explore the […]

CVNP & Canalway Summer Schedules 2016

Plan your visit to Cuyahoga Valley National Park and the Ohio & Erie Canalway National Heritage Area this summer. View the 2016 CVNP Summer Schedule “Find Your Adventure”, check out the Ohio & Erie Canalway Guide View the Ohio & Erie Canalway National Heritage Area calendar Check out some “Canalway Samplers” View the Canalway Partners calendar

Tourism to Cuyahoga Valley National Park Creates $203 million in Economic Benefits

A new National Park Service report shows that in 2015 2.3 million visitors to Cuyahoga Valley National Park spent $144 million in communities near the park. That spending supported 2,415 jobs in the local area and had a cumulative benefit to the local economy of $203 million. The peer-reviewed visitor spending analysis was conducted by […]

The Sound of Applause: The Old Arcade

Canalway Partners’ co-founder and board member Tom Yablonsky was recently on the Sound of Applause with Dee Perry discussing the Old Arcade. As Executive Director of the the Historic Warehouse District and the Historic Gateway District, Tom is an expert in historic preservation and adaptive reuse. Listen Online You can learn more about the Old […]