There is no better day spent than taking a step into the past to remember and relive some of the most historical events and figures of all time. From vintage mansions, eye-opening musuems and memorials, to historical battle grounds, your inner curiosity beckons for a trip back in time.
Strangers, friends and family, let us come together as one to honor the nearly 3,000 victims that lost their lives, and those who risked their own lives to save others in the attacks on the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001 and February 26, 1993 by visiting The National September 11 Memorial Museum.
Today we travel to Leesburg, VA to visit two stately mansions nestled in some of the most picturesque landscapes in Northern Virginia, Morven Park Mansion and Oatlands Historic House, for a delightfully, fascinating visit and included High Tea at Oatlands. Drink in the magnificent beauty and intriguing history that lies behind the walls and in the sprawling landscapes at these two sites.
Arrive in Jersey City, NJ at Liberty State Park to begin a look back at our country’s heritage and history. After boarding the ferry, our first stop will be at the Ellis Island Immigration Museum. During your self-guided tour you will have the opportunity to discover what our ancestors went through as they entered the Port of New York and Ellis Island.
Explore New York City by water with a Landmarks Cruise on both the Hudson and East River featuring breathtaking views of Manhattan's downtown skyline, as well as a self-guided visit aboard the aircraft carrier USS Intrepid that served tours of duty in World War II and the Vietnam War and is home to the space shuttle Enterprise.
Join us for a "Coach & Stroll" tour of Maryland's capital city Annapolis featuring a narrated driving tour and guided walking tour of the Maryland State House. Enjoy free time to explore and shop downtown Annapolis followed by a fascinating harbor cruise along the shoreline of the United States Naval Academy grounds where John McCain was laid to rest.
Join us for "A Gathering of Warbirds" at the 30th Annual Mid-Atlantic Air Museum's World War II Weekend the nation's largest and best known historic commemoration of the life and times of America's "Greatest Generation" with military and civilian re-enactors, dozens of combat and support units, representing many nations will be all around you.
Our travels take us over the mountains and through the valleys to both Williamsport and Wellsboro, PA for two leisurely excursions full of beauty and history, one by water on the Hiawatha Paddlewheel Riverboat and the other by horse-drawn covered wagon into the PA Grand Canyon's Upper Gorge.
Enlightening and entertaining there are no other way to describe this trip to Washington, D.C. to visit the Museum of the Bible and enjoy a driving monument tour with a Licensed D.C. Guide including various stops and drive-by sightseeing.
The famous Smithsonian Institution complex, with more than a dozen museums on and around the National Mall. With everything from art masterpieces to pop-culture icons, the Smithsonian offers great family fun. This tour also does a stop at the National Zoo which is one of the oldest zoos in the United States. It is home to more than 2,000 animals. Spend the day wandering the zoo and see huge gorillas and scary crocodiles to majestic eagles and rare pandas.
Today, we put our differences aside and come together as one to honor those who made the ultimate sacrifice and gave of themselves for the freedom of others, as we pay tribute to our military with a visit to the National Museum of the United States Army, Quantico National Cemetery and the National Museum of the Marine Corps at Quantico.
Step outside the box and join us for a mystery adventure that will indulge your senses with breathtaking scenery, a chilling tour that will amaze you, tasty treats & beverages that will tickle your taste buds, listen & learn about factory's whose products are cutting edge, and smell the aroma of freshly prepared meals and the great outdoors. Put your trust in our hands… we have made the plans, now you just need to make the time.Duration: 2 Days
Join us as we travel to Maryland's Eastern Shore to enjoy a fabulous crab feast on Hoopers Island, and explore one woman's bravery and courage to help the enslaved taste freedom via the Underground Railroad as we visit the Harriet Tubman Underground Visitor Center.
Travel to our nation's capital for an eye-opening experience with a look at the history of making and breaking codes, a mansion full of secret passages and unique-themed rooms, the foremost collection of spy artifacts and first-person accounts from top intelligence officers, and feel like you are walking in the shoes of law enforcement with high-tech, interactive exhibits.
Strangers, friends and family, let us come together as one to honor the nearly 3,000 victims that lost their lives, and those who risked their own lives to save others, in the attacks on the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001 and February 26, 1993 by visiting The National September 11 Memorial Museum.
Today, our travels take us to the magnificent Mount Vernon Estate to mingle with dozens of colonial attired artisans demonstrating their 18th-century crafts and selling traditional wares such as baskets, wood carvings, tin and ironwork, as well as leather working, furniture and more. Food vendors will also have colonial-inspired fare to purchase for lunch on your own while you enjoy colonial music and family fun.
Explore the history of the civil war battle on the fields overlooking Bull Run, sip and savor the flavor of wine at Effingham Winery and discover the beauty and functionality of the property and stop at one of Northern Virginia's most beautiful plantations the Ben Lomond Historic Site.
Arrive at the Flight 93 National Memorial including both the Memorial Plaza with the Wall of Names of the Heroes of Flight 93 and the Visitor Center, dedicated on September 10, 2015. The new visitor center was designed to give visitors a dramatic entrance with a long, black stone walkway marking the flight path of Flight 93.
Get in the holiday spirit with a moonlight monument tour, mark off a few gifts from your holiday shopping list and enjoy heartwarming displays at the United States Botanic Garden and Washington, D.C. Temple's Festival of Lights all in our nation's capital, Washington, D.C.
See the city in a different light as we travel through the illuminated capital at night. Hear historical tales about the fascinating history of Washington D.C. as you ride along the same streets the presidents have traveled. Along the way, we will make a stop at the National Christmas Tree including the "Pathway of Peace," decorated trees representing all 50 states and a stop at the Mormon Temple Festival of Lights.