The National Railroad Freedom Center

The Freedom Center's mission is to reveal stories of freedom’s heroes, from the era of the Underground Railroad to contemporary times, challenging and inspiring everyone to take courageous steps of freedom today. 

Located in downtown Cincinnati is just a few steps from the banks of the Ohio River, the great natural barrier that separated the slave states of the South from the free states of the North.

The WLW is held in the beautiful Grand Hall, overlooking the Ohio River. The Grand Hall surrounds guests with Italian stone, a winding marble staircase, and floor-to-ceiling windows. At 6,816-square-feet, the Grand Hall holds will our 300 attendees.