Locks District Tours

Enjoy one or more of our narrated two-hour walking or biking tours. Locks District Tours, a division of the Lockport Locks Heritage District Corporation, offers a tour every Saturday through October 13, departing from the Erie Canal Discovery Center at 10 am. Each tour is entertaining and informative, featuring insights about the people and places in Lockport that were impacted by the Erie Canal. Visit www.locksdistricttours.com for more information and to make your online reservations for an upcoming tour.


Walk or Bike the Locks District!

Choose from among 4 exciting tours by bike


Each bike tour unique, informative and entertaining. Our trained tour leaders offer a variety of tours featuring either historic reenactors, true/false quizzes, sites of industries and inventors or iconic photo opportunities

Our walkers become Lock Tenders!


Imagine concluding our popular Lock Tenders Tribute with an opportunity to actually push the 1-ton balance beams that open the wooden Lock Gates! And you become a Certified Flight of Five Lock Tender in the process!!

Visit locksdisricttours.com and make your reservation online.