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Day 1: Depart aboard our dluxe motor coach for West Chester, PA. Enroute we will visit the City of Brotherly Love (Philadelphia). Join our local costumed guide for a historic walking city tour highlighting the sites in the most historic square mile in the United States, such as the Liberty Bell, Independence Hall, Congress Hall, Franklin Court, Elfreth's Alley and more. Spend two nights in the heart of downtown West Chester at the Hotel Warner with a welcome dinner on our arrival.

Day 2: We will visit Winterhur to see the exquisite home in which Henry Francis duPont entertained family and friends in grand style. The 175 rooms with historical architecture are furnished with his outstanding collection of antiques. We will explore Longwood Gardens, one of the world's premier horticultural display gardens.  Strolls the many acres of maintained grounds, featuring 11,000 different types of plants. In the Conservatory there is a lush world of exotic flowes, cacti, bromeliads, ferns and bonsai. There will be a farewell dinner that evening.

Day 3: We will visit Nemours Mansion, built by Alfred duPont, a spectacular restoration of an incredible 18th century French-style estate. Tour the grandest residence ever constructed in Delaware the the largest formal French garden in North America. We then head for home.

Trip includes deluxe motor coach transportation,  two nights hotel, two breakfasts, two dinners, sightseeing, admissions, and escort.

Price: Single/pp $696

Double-triple/pp $536

Cost for trips is non-refundable.

Sessions:  1
Dates:  5/15/2018 to 5/17/2018
Meeting Time:  Tuesday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location:  DOT Commuter Parking Lot 475 Hartford Road, Route 71 (across from Target), NB
Instructor:  Friendship Tours
$696.00   (Class Fee)
Note: Class has been CANCELED

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