5 Incredible Places Around Pittsburgh That Were Once Part Of The Underground Railroad

History whispers from all the corners of Pennsylvania. The state, in fact, played a significant role during the Underground Railroad. It was the first stop on the way north for many fleeing slaves on their journey toward freedom. Along the way, abolitionists provided them with safety, food, and shelter. People opened their homes, schools, and churches to help the slaves succeed in their bid for freedom. Here are five incredible places around Pittsburgh that were once part of the Underground Railroad.

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