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Announcing our fall bus tour to beautiful

September 20 - 26, 2015
This trip truly promises something for everyone--with a rich assortment of horse farms, historic homes, bourbon distilleries, a Civil War site, and the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. This is a wonderful opportunity to experience off-the-beaten-path destinations that bring Kentucky's unique history--and present day--to life.
This seven day, six night trip includes deluxe motor coach and baggage handling, hotel accommodations, 6 breakfasts, 4 lunches, and 4 dinners, and all admissions and attractions. The double occupancy price per traveler is $1,700 for members and $1,800 for nonmembers, and the single occupancy price is $2,100 for members and $2,200 for nonmembers.

Current Historical Society members have the first opportunity to register; registration will open to the general public April 15, 2015. To register, you must submit your full registration form and deposit to our office.
Learn about all of the details by downloading our brochure and registration form.

Click here to find out more about becoming a member and receiving a discount and advance registration for trips!
   Photo by Gene Burch

And, we still have spots available for our

April 23 - 26, 2015
This trip promises to be an action-packed adventure - trust us!

Though we have revealed the destination, you will have to wait to experience the fun that's in store. Here are a few highlights:
  • On this trip, we will explore the past, present, and the future.
  • We will be on the earth, in the earth, and above the earth.
  • We will dine on a specially created menu prepared by a world famous chef who will personally explain each course and beverage pairing.
This trip will cover 1,200 miles. We will have 3 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 3 evening dinners, spend 3 nights in a hotel, visit at least 10 sites, plus be entertained on all three nights. All this plus the bus transportation.

After February 1, double occupancy is $850 for Society members and $950 for nonmembers.

Click here for more details and to register.

Click here to find out more about becoming a member and receiving a discount on trips!  

Our Historical Bus Tours take participants to unique sites throughout the midwest each spring and fall. Join us as we travel to regional destinations, take in historic sites, eat delicious local specialities, and share our love for history and culture.

Recent trips have included Milwaukee, Kansas City, and Agawa Canyon, Ontario.

Send us an e-mail to join our bus tour mailing list.

 Photo by Lee Thomas
  Photo by Cornett IMS
   Photo by Indianapolis Motor Speedway
Photo by Crown Uptown 
Courtesy of Go Wichita

Photo by Steve Crecelius
Courtesy of Go Wichita

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