*The Mighty Mississippi River Cruise - Dubuque, IA

Dates: August 9-10, 2019

Meets: F and Sa from 6:00 AM to 9:30 PM

Location: SRP Sarpy Center Parking Lot

Registration Fee: $349.00

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Requirement: moderate walking

Day 1: Depart for Dubuque, located in northeast Iowa. By early afternoon tour the National Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium (very highly recommended by visitors and TripAdvisor). Then, visit St. Luke's United Methodist Church with famous Tiffany stained-glass windows. Next, there will be an opportunity to shop on-your-own before arriving at your hotel. After dinner, visit Eagle Point Park overlooking the Mississippi River and Lock & Dam #11 for spectacular evening views before settling down at your hotel.

Day 2: Walk through the Dubuque Arboretum & Botanical Gardens. Then, visit the Mathia's Ham Historic Home - a 19th century house on the National Register of Historic Places. Enjoy the views of the city by experiencing the Fenelon Place Elevator that takes you to the top of the city's highest hill. One of the highlights of this trip is to arrive at the docks where you'll board the American Lady yacht. Receive a two hour cruise of the Mighty Mississippi River with a group luncheon included! Later, relax at the Stone Cliff Winery for a tour plus wine sampling. It is a family owned and operated winery set in a historic beer brewery. Their selections of wines include Cabernet Sauvignon, Riesling, Chardonnay, and Zinfandel. There will be a stop at a restaurant for dinner on-your-own before arriving back home.

This Traveling Classroom package includes one evening with comfortable accommodations (baggage handling included with your lodging), 2 meals, the deluxe motor coach fee, the National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium, the two-hour American Lady yacht luncheon cruise, the Mathias Ham Historic Home Site tour, St. Luke's United Methodist Church, and the wine sampling at Stone Cliff Winery. Bring money for shopping and other meals. Our deluxe motor coach departs promptly at 6:00 a.m. from MCC's Sarpy Center, 9110 Giles Road, La Vista, NE; please park and meet the bus at the NORTHWEST parking lot. It is suggested you board the bus at least 20 minutes early to give your driver time to handle your luggage. Return approximately at 9:30 p.m. There will be no refunds within seven days of the trip. The trip leader is Kevin Kowskie.

Notes:

This Traveling Classroom package includes one evening with comfortable accommodations (baggage handling included with your lodging), 2 meals, the deluxe motor coach fee, the National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium, the two-hour American Lady yacht luncheon cruise, the Mathias Ham Historic Home Site tour, St. Luke's United Methodist Church, and the wine sampling at Stone Cliff Winery. Bring money for shopping and other meals. Our deluxe motor coach departs promptly at 6:00 a.m. from MCC's Sarpy Center, 9110 Giles Road, La Vista, NE; please park and meet the bus at the NORTHWEST parking lot. It is suggested you board the bus at least 20 minutes early to give your driver time to handle your luggage. Return approximately at 9:30 p.m. There will be no refunds within seven days of the trip. Moderate walking is required.
Fee: $349.00
Hours:28.00
CEUs:2.80

SRP Sarpy Center Parking Lot

Date Day Time Location
08/09/2019Friday6 AM to 9:30 PM SRP Sarpy Center Parking Lot
08/10/2019Saturday6 AM to 9:30 PM SRP Sarpy Center Parking Lot

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