THURSDAY, MAY 16 - Limited to 30 people. REGISTRATION CLOSED!
THE BARNES MUSEUM, FAIRMOUNT PARK WATERWORKS AND BOATHOUSES
The magnificent collection of art at The Barnes Museum is now open to the public. Enjoy a personal greeting and orientation upon arrival. Your visit is enhanced by hand held audio guides. Lunch follows at historic City Tavern followed by a park house guide escorting your Schuylkill Stroll describing the boathouses and sculptures along the parkway. Tour the Fairmount Waterworks and beautifully manicured grounds and marvel at this city innovation that made Philadelphia a leader of the Industrial Revolution.
Departure: 6:45 AM Return: 6:00 PM
SATURDAY, JUNE 15 - REGISTRATION DUE MAY 15!
BALTIMORE TROLLEYS, STREETCARS AND RAILROADS
B&O Railroad - Your monopoly game will have new meaning after a visit to the nation's oldest and most comprehensive collection of railroad history. A special exhibit "The War Came by Train" examines the role of our nation's railroad system during the Civil War, from straddling a divided country to bearing President Lincoln's body home to Illinois.
B&O Railroad Car and Engine
Members: $105.00 Non-members: $115.00 Click for Registration Form
Departure: 8:00 AM Return: 7:30 PM
THURSDAY, JULY 18 - FRIDAY, JULY 19 REGISTRATION DUE JUNE 1!
JIM THORPE - ONE TOWN'S STRUGGLE: SURVIVAL, BUST, and REVIVAL
DAY 1 - Explore a jail house and a mansion on this two day "getaway" to this intriguing town tucked in the northern corner of Carbon County among state gamelands and barren coal mines. Learn how and why an Olympic athlete from Oklahoma is honored here. Visit the Old Jail where seven of the Molly Maguires were hanged. Take a ride into the mountain. Visit the coal miners' once perilous workplace. Lodging at the Hampton Inn with dinner included at a nearby restaurant. Evening on your own.
Asa Packer Mansion
Members: $228.00 Non-members: $248.00 Click for Registration Form
Departure: Thursday, July 18 - 7:00 AM Return: Friday, July 19 - 7:30 PM