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Join us for a tour of the neighborhoods of

Sunday, April 24 through
Thursday, April 28, 2016 

Learn about the cultures and ethnicities that have made their mark on Chicago's neighborhoods, see the impact of the Great Fire of 1871, explore the majesty and mystery of the Chicago World's Fair, and experience the labor and luxury of the industrial revolution.

Enjoy a two-room suite at the Embassy Suites Downtown, a deluxe motor coach with baggage handling, admissions and attractions, all Chicago meals, and a professional local tour guide. $1,390 per member for double occupancy ($1,490 for nonmembers).

Our bus tours are a wonderful way to explore the history and culture of the United States in a social, safe, and comfortable way. The funds generated help provide financial support to the Cedar Falls Historical Society.

Click here for a brochure with more details and a registration form.


We have a few spots still open for:

Dubuque, Galena, and more!
Tuesday - Thursday
October 13 - 15, 2015

Experience the beauty and history of the
Driftless Region and the Mighty Mississippi.

This all-inclusive trip promises to be a casual fall getaway with many historic sites, guided step-on tours, and time to explore on your own. The sites will capture the distinctive history and culture of the port city of Dubuque, the scenic beauty of the Mississippi River, the antique charm of Galena, and more!

Our tour package includes deluxe motor coach travel, hotel accommodations, 2 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 2 dinners, and all admissions and attractions.

The cost per traveler is $525 for members in double-occupancy rooms and $625 for non-members. Single occupancy rooms are $625 for members and $725 for non-members.

Reservations are first come first served, and we expect this trip to fill quickly! To register, you must submit your full registration form and deposit to the Historical Society offices.

Click here for more information and to download a registration form.

More about our bus tours: 

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 specialties, 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.

 Chicago images courtesy of Choose Chicago.
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