2020 LDS Hill Cumorah Pageant Tour with Brad Wilcox

Dates July 6–12, 2020
Destination Gettysburg, PA; Harmony, PA; Palmyra, NY; Niagara Falls, NY; Kirtland, OH;
Duration 7 days 6 nights
Price From 1,579

 

Religious Focus:

Sightseeing:

Activity Level:

Walking Level:

1=Light walking, moderate distance and short standing

2=Mid-level walking, 15-30 min duration with standing time, some un-level surfaces

3=High level of walking, full day tours with walking & standing, difficult surfaces


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Join Brad Wilcox on this unforgettable tour to the early sites of the Restoration including the Hill Cumorah Pageant. Some of the many highlights of this tour include; Gettysburg, Harmony, the Sacred Grove & Smith homestead, the Hill Cumorah Pageant and the Kirtland Temple. Other highlights include; the Susquehanna River, Peter Whitmer Farm, Palmyra Temple, Niagara Falls, Morley Farm, Whitney Store and the John Johnson Farm to name a few.

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*While the physical activity on this tour (walking distances) is not great, the days are full with touring from breakfast to dinner time with "down-time" only in the evening.

Tour ID#9220G12

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Day 1: Monday, July 6, 2020

Baltimore Airport - Gettysburg

Depart our homes for Baltimore airport. En route to our Gettysburg hotel, we stop for dinner and an opportunity to become acquainted with our group. Accommodations are at Courtyard by Marriott.

Meals : Dinner
Day 2: Tuesday, July 7, 2020

Gettysburg - Allentown

This morning we begin our tour of Gettysburg. Our first stop is at the Shriver House Museum which is an award-winning Civil War museum dedicated to the civilian experience during the Battle of Gettysburg. Next, we visit the National Cemetery that is famous throughout the world as the site of Abraham Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address. For lunch, we eat at the historic Dobbin house built in 1776. This afternoon we visit the Gettysburg Visitor’s Center and watch the introduction movie, tour the museum, and see the Cyclorama Painting.  Next, our step-on guide will join us for our tour of the battlefield. We end our day with a better understanding of the sacrifices made in the most crucial battles of the Civil War. Accommodations are at Wingate Hotel. 

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch
Day 3: Wednesday, July 8, 2020

Harmony - Fayette - Palmyra

Today we depart for Palmyra, NY.  Enroute we visit the Priesthood Restoration Site in Susquehanna County, PA. Here we see the new visitor’s center and we are able to explore the place where Joseph and Emma Smith lived from 1827 to 1830. Next we travel to the Peter Whitmer Farm where the Church was organized on April 6, 1830. Accommodations for two nights are at Woodcliff Hotel.

Meals : Breakfast, Dinner
Day 4: Thursday, July 9, 2020

Palmyra

Today we spend time in the Sacred Grove and reflect on the special events that took place here. Next we visit the restored home and farm of Joseph Smith, Sr., including the restored log cabin where the Smith family lived at the time of the first vision and angel Moroni’s visit to the Prophet. We see the Palmyra Temple and talk about the importance of this modern-day temple in this historic and sacred place. Next, we see the Grandin Printing Complex where the first Book of Mormon was printed and then the grave site of Alvin Smith, eldest brother of Joseph Smith. Tonight we visit the Hill Cumorah and witness the highlight of our tour, "The Hill Cumorah Pageant."

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch
Day 5: Friday, July 10, 2020

Niagara Falls - Kirtland

Today we continue our journey to Niagara Falls, the oldest state park in the USA. We board the Maid of the Mist boat which passes directly in front of the falls and enters Horseshoe Basin. This is a not to miss activity! After free time for lunch and shopping we travel to Kirtland, OH. Accommodations for two nights are at Holiday Inn.

Meals : Breakfast, Dinner
Day 6: Saturday, July 11, 2020

Kirtland - Hiram

We spend the morning visiting the Morley Farm and the historic Kirtland village including the LDS Visitor’s Center, Whitney Home and Store, Johnson Inn, Ashery, and Sawmill.  Next we see the Temple Quarry and enjoy a picnic lunch. This afternoon we depart for Hiram, OH to visit the John Johnson Farm.  It was at the Johnson farm that Joseph Smith received the vision of the three degrees of glory.  We finish our day at Mary Yoders with an Amish dinner.

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 7: Sunday, July 12, 2020

Kirtland - Home

Following Sacrament meeting we visit the Kirtland Temple. Relative to the meager resources of the Saints at the time, the Kirtland Temple is probably the most costly temple ever constructed by the Church. We conclude our tour with a late afternoon flight home and a better appreciation for the life of the Prophet Joseph and the early saints.

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch

Tour Includes:

  • 1 tour-bus experience for the whole tour
  • 6 night’s hotel accommodations
  • Meals as specified in itinerary
  • Meal gratuities on included meals
  • Sightseeing as outlined in the in itinerary
  • Deluxe air-conditioned motorcoach transportation
  • Taxes on included services
  • Maid of the Mist boat ride in Niagara Falls

Price does not include: (for all tours):

  • Airfare
  • Meals not specified in itinerary
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Trip cancellation and baggage insurance
  • Checked baggage fees
  • Bus Driver and Historian gratuities

Optional Pricing:

  • Single Price: $2,030
  • Triple Price: $1,529
  • Quad Price:  $1479
  • Cash Discount $50.00 per person

Payment Terms:

  • $250.00 per-person due at booking time
  • Final payment due May 6, 2020
  • Terms & Conditions
  • Note: Do not purchase airline tickets without consulting Morris Murdock Escorted Tours/LDS Travel Study. There is a minimum amount of 30 passengers needed to operate this tour.