Wednesday, September 12, 2012
Fall Bus Trip to World Class Museums in Springfield
The Waterford Historical Museum and Cultural Center’s Autumn Day Trip will be Wednesday, October 10, 2012 to the Springfield Museums in Springfield, Ma. The Springfield Museums consist of five world-class museums; the Michele & Donald D'Amour Museum of Fine Arts, the George Walter Vincent Smith Art Museum, the Springfield Science Museum, the Connecticut Valley Historical Museum and the Museum of Springfield History. The Museums Association is proud to be home to the Dr. Seuss National Memorial Sculpture Garden, a series of full–scale bronze sculptures of Dr. Seuss's whimsical creations, honoring the birthplace of Theodor Geisel, a.k.a. Dr. Seuss.
There will be a guided tour of the Wood History Museum in the morning. After lunch there will be the option of visiting any of the other sites that interest you. Each museum is different and there is plenty to see.
Lunch: will be at The Student Prince Restaurant in Springfield. The meal will consist of turkey, mashed potatoes, a vegetable, a salad, cranberry sauce, dessert, coffee and tea.
Departure: 8:00 a.m. from the rear parking lot across from the Wesleyan Church, 75 Grace Street, Northside, Waterford. Approximate return to Waterford 5:00 p.m.
Cost: Current members- $80.00 - non-members $85.00. Price includes parking, motor coach transportation with Wade Tours, admission fees, guided tour and lunch.
Paid Reservations by September 25, 2012
Make reservations early. Call in reservations to Emily Wilson at 518-237-7122. Please make checks payable to the Waterford Historical Museum and mail directly to: Emily Wilson, Treasurer 26 Columbus Ave., Waterford N. Y. 12188