underground-rr.jpeg Auburn, N.Y. - The Cayuga County Office of Tourism in partnership with New York State's Division of Tourism toured six journalists from the United Kingdom through Auburn today as part of a six-day visit to Underground Railroad sites across the state.  The purpose of the press tour is to increase the number of visitors to New York State with an Underground Railroad tour planned next year by Arena Travel. The press tour began in Buffalo and continues through Rochester, Auburn, Fayetteville, Peterborough, Albany, the Hudson Valley and New York City.  In Auburn, the tour group visited the Seward House Museum, Fort Hill Cemetery, and the Harriet Tubman Home, with lunch hosted at The Springside Inn.  About the Cayuga County Office of Tourism The Cayuga County Office of Tourism is the designated Tourism Promotion Agency for Cayuga County and promotes the County's attractions, events, and lodging establishments.  For more information call 800.499.9615 or visit tourcayuga.com Contact: Meg Vanek Executive Director Cayuga County Office of Tourism 131 Genesee Street Auburn, NY  13021 (315) 255-1658/800-499-9615 e-mail:  meg@tourcayuga.com