2020 ERIE CANAL CRUISES SCHEDULES & RATES

Advance ticket purchase is recommended for all cruises as they may sell out. To be sure you are able to purchase tickets for the cruise date & time you prefer, we suggest you purchase tickets in advance.

Erie Canal Daily Sightseeing Cruises

  • 2020 dates: Cruises daily from May 16 – October 12*
  • Departs from: Gems Along the Mohawk, Herkimer, NY
  • Boarding: 15-30 minutes prior to departure at Gems Along the Mohawk
  • Departure times: 1 p.m. or/and 3 p.m. daily*
  • Ticket prices: Adults – $20.00, Children (ages 4-10) – $12.00, Infants 3 and under – FREE
  • *Daily cruise schedules vary by day, check the latest daily cruise schedule here.

Living History Cruises*

  • 2020 dates:
    • Friday 6/12
    • Saturday 6/20
    • Sunday 6/28
    • Sunday 7/12
    • Wednesday 7/15
    • Sunday 7/19
    • Wednesday 7/29
    • Saturday 8/1
    • Sunday 8/9
    • Saturday 8/22
    • Sunday 8/30
  • Tickets for this cruise must be purchased in advance
  • Departs from: Gems Along the Mohawk, Herkimer, NY
  • Boarding: 9 a.m. at Gems Along the Mohawk (short bus ride to Historic Herkimer Home)
  • Departure Time: 9:30 a.m., returning at 3 p.m.
  • Tickets: $64 per person, includes a BBQ feast from Promise Land BBQ
  • *Boarding and returning to Gems Along the Mohawk and extended cruise through 2 locks: Lock 17 and Lock 18 and shopping New York legacy products!