LDS Church History Tour 1 // 2018

Hosted by LDS Lecturer Greg Jewkes & Guided by Dave Wilkey

Trip Itinerary 


Fri, Jun 1  

  • Arrive at Kansas City Airport (MCI)
  • Go to Hotel (tba)
  • Meals not included

Sat, Jun 2  Independence, Missouri

  • 8:30am – Depart by bus for Church Historical Sites in Missouri
  • 9:00am–4:00pm 
    • Liberty Jail
    • Independence
    • Missouri Visitor’s Center
    • Liberty Jail
    • Far West
    • Gallatin
    • Adom-Ondi-Ahman
    • Jamesport Amish Village
  • 7:00pm Arrive at Hotel
  • Breakfast & Lunch included

Sun, Jun 3   Nauvoo, Illinois

  • 8:30am // Depart for Nauvoo, Lunch in Nauvoo
  • 1:00pm–2:10pm // Attend sacrament meeting in Nauvoo
  • 2:30pm–5:00pm // Visit Nauvoo Historical Sites
  • 5:15pm // Arrive at hotel
  • Breakfast, lunch, & dinner included

Mon, Jun 4  Nauvoo, Illinois

  • 9:00am // Depart for Nauvoo historical sites
  • Visit Smith Family Historical Sites and Carthage Jail
  • 5:15pm // Arrive at hotel
  • 6:30pm–8:30pm // Old Nauvoo Musical Productions
  • Breakfast, lunch, & dinner included

Tue, Jun 5  Nauvoo, Illinois to Perrysburg, Ohio

  • 8:00am // Optional Nauvoo Temple Session
  • 11:00am // Depart for Perrysburg, Ohio
  • 6:00pm // Arrive at hotel in Perrysburg
  • Breakfast included

Wed, Jun 6  Kirtland, Ohio

  • 7:30am // Depart for John Johnson Farm
  • 1:00pm // Visit Kirtland Temple, Kirtland Historical Sites, & Visitors Center
  • 6:00pm // Check into hotel
  • Breakfast and lunch included

Thu, Jun 7  Niagara Falls

  • 8:00am // Depart for Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada
  • 12:00pm // approx 3.5 hour drive time
  • 1:30pm // Experience the “Horn Blower” under the Falls Cruise & the Great Gorge Adventure.
  • 5:00pm // Check into hotel
  • Breakfast included

Fri, Jun 8  Peter Whitmer Farm, Susquehanna River, Palmyra

  • 8:00am // Depart for Peter Whitmer Farm
  • 10:30am //  Arrive at Peter Whitmer Farm
  • 12:00pm // Depart for Susquehanna River (approx 2.5 hours drive)
  • 2:30pm // Arrive at Susquehanna River, Aaronic
  • 4:30pm // Depart for Palmyra.(approx. 2 1/2 hours drive time)
  • 7:00pm // Arrive at the Hotel. Hotel – TBA
  • 7:30pm // Pizza Party at the Hotel Conference Room
  • Dinner included

Sat, Jun 9  Sacred Grove, Grandin Press Building, Hill Cumorah

  • 8:30am // Depart for Joseph Smith Sr. Family Historic Farm and Sacred Grove.
  • 11:00am // Visit the Grandin Press Building (Book of Mormon Publication Site).
  • 12:00pm // Free time in Palmyra – Lunch on your own
  • 1:30pm // Visit the Hill Cumorah
  • 2:00pm // Depart for the airport
  • Breakfast included

Double

$1295/person
  • Airfare Not Included
  • Price based on Double Occupancy
  • $500/person deposit required at booking

Triple

$1195/person
  • Airfare Not Included
  • Price based on Triple Occupancy
  • $500/person deposit required at booking

Quad

$1000/person
  • Airfare Not Included
  • Price based on Quad Occupancy
  • $500/person deposit required at booking

Nauvoo

Kirtland

Adam-Ondi-Ahman

Niagara Falls

Buffalo

Independence