Finding a Future for Old Quindaro

Aug 8, 2011

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – A local historian says the old Quindaro ruins are the largest existing underground railroad site in the country. But today, it's mostly covered in vegetation. To find out more about what's happened to the site, and what might come of it, KCUR's Susan Wilson spoke to Nathan Barnes, Wyandotte County's Commissioner for the first district, which includes Quindaro.

Hear the related story about the history of the John Brown statue in Quindaro, and a slideshow of the site.

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