“Hit the Road Educational Tours” Presidents Homes Bus Trip

10/4/19 to 10/5/19

“Hit the Road Educational Tours” Presidents Homes Bus Trip

Time:
5:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location:
Centennial Barn

Join the Friends of Fort Hunter’s “Hit the Road Educational Tours” for a two day bus trip of four president’s homes in the scenic countryside of Virginia.  A highlight of the trip is the energetic narration throughout the trip provided by Dr. Donald Koones.

Board the bus in the Centennial Barn parking lot on Friday, October 4 where Dr. Koones will inform and amuse with background historical information on the four featured presidents. Learn about and enjoy guided tours at the homes of George Washington’s Mount Vernon, James Madison’s Montpelier, Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello, and James Monroe’s Highland. A tour and lunch at Michie Tavern and overnight lodging at the Best Western Inn and Restaurant in Culpeper complete the trip.
 
Two-day itinerary:                                                                                           October 4                                                                                                      Mount Vernon – Mansion & historic area, Ford Orientation Center, Donald Reynold’s Museum, distillery, gristmill, lunch on your own
Montpelier – recently renovated, Mansion and Signature Tour
Lodging Best Western Inn and Restaurant Culpeper, dinner on your own
 
October 5
Complimentary Breakfast
Monticello – House & Grounds Tour
Lunch and tour at Michie Tavern – buffet
James Monroe’s Highland Guided Tour Main House, Guest House and Exhibits
Dinner on your own on the trip home
 
Non-member single occupancy – $4o4
Non-member double occupancy – $316
Member single occupancy –             $372
Member double occupancy  –          $292
Save money!  Become a member of the Friends of Fort Hunter to enjoy the discount
 

Ticket price includes: transportation by Cross Country Coach, admission to Mount Vernon, Montpelier, Monticello, Highland, lunch and tour at Michie Tavern, overnight lodging and complimentary breakfast at Best Western Inn Culpeper and talks by Dr. Donald Koones. Gratuity for the bus driver and additional meals at are not included.  All sales are final, no refunds will be issued.

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