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Henry Ford & Greenfield Village

Monday, July 13 - Friday, July 17, 2020

Tour Highlights / Inclusions (Inclusions subject to change)

- Henry Ford Museum of American Innovations

- Ford Rouge Factory Tour

- Greenfield Village

- Ford Piquette Plant

- Critchlow’s Alligator Sanctuary

- Indiana Amish Country

- Amish Acres

- The Round Barn Theater

- 4 Breakfasts, 1 Lunch, 4 Dinners

- 4 Nights Lodging

- Deluxe Motorcoach Transportation

- Trip Cancellation Insurance Available Upon Request

Featured Areas:

- Dearborn, MI

- Nappanee, IN

Departures:

- Mid-American Coaches, Washington, MO - Depart: 7:00 AM / Return 8:00 PM

- Lowe’s, Kirkwood, MO - Depart 8:00 AM / Return 7:00 PM

Monday, July 13 

Depart Missouri bright and early this morning preparing for a great Michigan vacation.  With rest stops & lunch on your own enroute, we will arrive in Rossford, OH where we will overnight at the Hampton Inn & Suites Toledo-Perrysburg. A catered buffet dinner is included at the hotel.   (D)

Tuesday, July 14 

Today we will have a self-guided tour at the Rouge Factory. This is a five part experience that includes the Legacy Theatre, Art of Manufacturing Theater, Observaction Deck Tour, the Assemnly Plant Walking Tour and the Legacy Gallery. We will then motor along to Greenfield Village where you will be able to explore the Village with four different modes of transportation, a Vintage Model T, 1931 Ford Model AA Bus, Greenfield Village Omnibus Shuttle or the Weiser Railroad. You can feel like a kid again as you hop on a unique animal for a ride on the 1913 Herschell-Spillman Carousel and remember the timeless sights and sounds of times gone by. We will then depart for our lodging for the night at Best Western Greenfield Inn in Allen Park, MI.  Dinner will be provided in the hotel dining room.  (B/D)

Wednesday, July 15

After enjoying breakfast at the hotel we will depart for The Henry Ford Museum. As you explore the many wonderful exhibits you will have lunch on your own at one of the restaurants in the Museum. In the afternoon we will head to the Edsel & Eleanor Ford House where you begin with a historic overview of the Ford Family. We will have a highlighted walk through the grounds featuring some of the most impressive areas. We will depart for the Ford Piquette Ave Plant in Detroit, MI for a tour to see where history was made when the first Ford Model T was created and produced and it is also the first factory where more than 100 cars were assembled in a day. Dinner is included this evening. (B,D)

Thursday, July 16 

Enjoy breakfast at the hotel before we depart for our journey to Indiana. At our rest stop this morning we will be visiting Critchlow’s Alligator Farm, home to hundreds of reptiles who have come there through adoption, donation, rescue, or from other institutions. This is an Alligator Sanctuary. We will get to tour the facility, feed the alligators and even have a chance to touch one.  We continue on our trip to Indiana to meet our step-on guide for our tour of the Indiana Amish Country and the Heritage Trail. We will enjoy lunch at an Amish farm for a Haystack lunch, visit an Amish Camel Diary Farm and see quilt gardens along the Heritage Trail. Our final stop of today’s tour will be at the Nappanee Chamber and Visitor Center. We will be spending our final night at The Inn at Amish Acres in Nappanee, IN. We will have a family style Threshers Dinner in the century old Restaurant Barn at Amish Acres. Our evening concludes with a show in the Round Barn Theatre.  (B/L/D)

Friday, July 17

After breakfast at the hotel, we’ll board our deluxe coach for our visit to Amish Acres. You will experience the sights and sounds of a working farm, alive with livestock, gardens and an apple orchard. We will depart for home as we reflect on new memories of times past. We will have lunch on your own and rest stops on the way home. (B)

Tour Cost:

$ 925.00 per person - Double 

$1125.00 per person - Single 

$865.00 per person - Triple

Deposit of $200.00 due upon reserving.

Balance due by May 13, 2020