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MMC Trips and Tours Program

The Modern Maturity Center offers both day trips and extended tours and great discounted prices for members. Our trip program is open to the public as well.

To sign up for any of our trips, visit the Modern Maturity Center's Trips and Tours desk between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., Monday through Friday. Bus seating is based on order of sign-up.

Refunds will not be given for day trip cancellation unless seat/ticket can be resold. Day trips may be cancelled if a minimum of 25 participants has not been reached by the time deposits are due.

Travel protection is available for all extended tours and is strongly recommended. Those who choose not to purchase Travel Protection will be asked to sign a waiver. Refunds are not given for extended tours that are cancelled for any reason if Travel Insurance is not purchased.

Upcoming Trips

  • "The Costumes of Downton Abbey"
    Winterthur Museum, Wilmington, DE

    Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014
    Host: TBA
    Cost: $55 per person, nonmembers add $25. Price includes motor coach, driver's tip, guided tour of museum, costume exhibit admission and dinner at Arner's. Costumes of Downton Abbey is an original exhibition of exquisite designs from the award-winning television series. Forty historically inspired costumes from the television show will be displayed and supplemented by photographs and vignettes inspired by the fictional program and by real life at Winterthur. Leave MMC 8:30 a.m.; return approx. 7 p.m.


    Mohegan Sun
    Poconos, PA

    Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2015
    Hostess: Theresa Mulvey
    Cost: $43 per person, nonmembers add $25. Price includes motor coach, driver's tip, $25 Play money and $5 towards the buffet. Depart MMC 8 a.m., return approx. 7 p.m.

    Philadelphia Flower Show
    Philadelphia, PA

    Wednesday, March 4, 2015
    Hostess: Eleanor Ballard
    Cost: $52 per person, nonmembers add $25. Price includes motor coach, driver's tip, entrance to the flower show. The theme this year is a Hollywood-movie theme. Leave MMC at 9 a.m., return to MMC approx. 5 p.m.

    "The Hallelujah Girls"
    Rainbow Dinner Theater, Lancaster, PA

    Wednesday, April 8, 2015
    Hostess: Janet Fisher
    Cost: $70 per person, nonmembers add $25. Price includes motor coach, driver's tip, show and dinner. A group of girls short on cash, but long on friendship, turn a vacant church into a hysterical health and beauty emporium. Leave MMC 9:30 a.m., show at 1 p.m., return to MMC approximately 5:30 p.m.

    "Hello Dolly"
    Media Theater, Media, PA

    Saturday, May 16, 2015
    Hostess: Eleanor Ballard
    Cost: $80 per person, nonmembers add $25. Price includes motor coach, driver's tip, and dinner with tips and taxes. Choice of Chicken or Crab Cake. Jerry Herman's "Hello, Dolly" greets the spring. Based on Thornton Wilder's "The Merchant of Yonkers", it won Best Book of a musical, Best Score and seven other Tony awards in 1964. It's all about sassy, brassy Dolly Levi, who travels to Yonkers searching for Horace Vandergelder. She stirs up the lives of his niece and his two store clerks, as she manipulates the proceedings. Leave MMC 12:30 p.m; show 2 p.m.; dinner 5 p.m., return to MMC approx. 8:30 p.m.

    Alexandria Luncheon Cruise
    Alexandria, VA

    Tuesday, June 19, 2015
    Host: Franklin Brinkley
    Cost: $85 per person, nonmembers add $25. Price includes motor coach, driver's tip, cruise and lunch. Enjoy a beautiful meal and narrated tour along the Potomac. Leave MMC 9:30 a.m., sail at noon, return to MMC approximately 4:30 p.m.

    "Nunsense"
    Candlelight Dinner Theater, Arden, DE

    Thursday, July 19, 2015
    Hostess: Christine Bates
    Cost: $75 per person, nonmembers add $25. Price includes motor coach, driver's tip, show and dinner. Winner of 4 Outer Circle Awards, including Best Off Broadway Musical, NUNSENSE tells the story of Five Little Sisters of Hoboken who discover their cool, Sister Julia, Child of GOd, has accidentally poisoned 52 of the Sisters with her vichyssoise. With four deceased still to be buried, and no money left, the Sisters are in dire need of funds and decide to put on a variety show to raise the needed money. Leave MMC 10:30 a.m., show at 1 p.m., return to MMC approximately 4:30 p.m.

  • "Joseph"
    Sight and Sound, Lancaster, PA

    Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2015
    Hostess: Janet Fisher
    Cost: $96 per person, nonmembers add $25. Cost includes transportation, bus driver's tip, show and dinner at Hershey Farms in Lancaster. Experience a cast of 45 professional adult and child actors and dozens of live animals on the stage and in the aisles. Witness several amazing dream sequences, including Joseph in his colorful coat "flying" above the audience. Sight & Sound's larger-than-life staging features scenes like the spectacular Egyptian palace, which spans 300 feet and wraps around three sides of the audience.



 

Extended Tours

  • Eastern Caribbean Cruise on Royal Caribbean's "Grandeur of the Seas"

    11 Days/10 Nights, Feb. 3-13, 2015 starting at $1099 per person double occupancy.
    Travel Protection is available and strongly recommended.

    Host: Bill Skibicki
    Price includes cruise, cabin, shipboard meals, port charges and taxes; motorcoach transportation to and from the Baltimore pier. Port calls in Labadee, Hispaniola; San Juan, Puerto Rico; Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas; Philipsburg, St. Maarten..

  • Savannah, Georgia

    6 Days/5 Nights, March 22-27, 2015 starting at $599 per person double occupancy.
    Travel Protection is available and strongly recommended.
    NEW 2nd Trip Added!!!
    6 days/5 nights, April 12-17, 2015 starting at $599 per person double occupancy.
    Host: Bill Skibicki
    Price includes deluxe Motorcoach transportation, 5 nights hotel accommodations, 5 breakfasts, 3 dinners; guided tour of Savannah; Low Country tour; performance at Savannah Historic Theater; guided tram tour of Jekyll Island; tour of St. Simon Islands; shopping along River Street.

  • Alaska Cruise on Celebrity's "Solstice"

    8 Days/7 Nights, May 7-15, 2015 ; $1099 per person, double occupancy.
    Travel Protection is available and strongly recommended.

    Hostess: Franklin Brinkley
    Price includes roundtrip airfare, 1 night hotel accommodation, cruise, cabin, shipboard meals, port charges taxes and transportation in Seattle; motorcoach transportation to and from the airport. Port calls in Ketchikan, Tracy Arm Fjord, Juneau, Skagway, and Victoria, British Columbia. Also included - cruising the inside passage and a guided tour of Seattle.

  • Alaska Cruise and Land Tour - Celebrity's "Millenium"

    11 Days/10 Nights, May 21-June 1, 2015; $3499 per person, double occupancy.
    Travel Protection is available and strongly recommended.

    Hostess: Janet Fisher
    Price includes roundtrip airfare, 8 day/7 night cruise, cabin, shipboard meals, port charges taxes and transfers in Vancouver & Anchorage. 4 day/3 night tour including hotel accommodations, deluxe motorcoach transportation, Wilderness Express train ride from Talkeetna to Anchorage, Denali National History Tour, admission to the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center.

  • Mackinac Island & Frankenmuth, MI

    7 Days/6 Nights, June 14-20, 2015; $899 per person, double occupancy.
    Travel Protection is available and strongly recommended.

    Hostess: Theresa Mulvey
    Price includes deluxe motorcoach transportation, 6 nights hotel accommodations, 6 breakfasts, 3 dinners (including the Bavarian Inn and Zehdner's plus a buffet lunch at the Grand Hotel). Also included: Hydrojet Ferry ride to Mackinac Island; carriage tour of Mackinac Island; tour of Frankenmuth; visit to Bronner's Christmas Wonderland; visit to Zeilnger Wool Co.; .

    Rocky Gap & Western Maryland Train Excursion

    3 Days/2 Nights, Aug. 26-28, 2015; $499 per person, double occupancy.
    Travel Protection is available and strongly recommended.

    Hostess: TBA
    Price includes deluxe motorcoach transportation, 2 nights hotel accommodations at Rocky Gap Resort & Casino, 2 breakfasts, 1 lunch onboard the Western Maryland Railroad, 1 dinner at Penn Alps Restaurant and Craft Shop, scenic excursion on the Western maryland Railroad, guided tour of Cumberland, MD, time to explore Main st. Frostburg, MD, and $25 slot play voucher for Rocky Gap Casino. Standard taxes, baggage handling, meal and driver gratuities included.

  • Norwegian Fjords Cruise

    11 Days/10 Nights, Aug. 5-15, 2015; $3,565 per person, double occupancy. Royal Caribbean's "Serenade of the Seas"
    Travel Protection is available and strongly recommended.

    Hostess: 4 Seasons Tours
    Price includes round trip motorcoach from MMC to Newark International Airport; roundtrip air on non-stop flights; airline fees and taxes (subject to change until ticketed); hotel accommodations for two nights in Copenhagen; meals on land portion include 2 buffet breakfasts and one dinner; half-day guided tour of Copenhagen; taxes and gratuities for hotel, meals in Copenhagen, guide and motorcoach drivers; cruise accommodations for 7 nights ; port charges; luggage handling of one large suitcase per person; services of tour director from 4 Seasons Tours.

  • Chicago, IL

    6 Days/5 Nights, Sept. 13-18, 2015; $779 per person, double occupancy.
    Travel Protection is available for $92 per person and strongly recommended.

    Hostess: TBA
    Price includes deluxe motorcoach transportation, 5 nights hotel accommodations, 5 breakfasts at your hotel, 3 dinners, 2 evening receptions at your hotel, 1 dinner at Tommy Guns Garage Dinner Theater. Also included: Chicago highlights tour; sightseeing boat cruise on Lake Michigan; visit to the Willis Tower Sky Deck; admission to Shedd Aquarium; explore the Museum of Science and Industry; explore Navy Pier; plus standard taxes, meal gratuities and baggage handling.

  • The Outer Banks, NC

    3 Days/2 Nights, Oct. 13-15, 2015; $399 per person, double occupancy.
    Travel Protection is available for $51 per person and strongly recommended.

    Hostess: TBA
    Price includes deluxe motorcoach transportation, two nights hotel accommodation, 2 breakfasts and 2 dinners, including 1 seafood dinner. Highlights: explore Currituck Heritage Park - home to three of the Outer Banks' biggest attractions, the Whalehead Club, the Currituck Beach Lighthouse and the Outer Banks Center for Wildlife; visit Bodie Island Lighthouse; explore Elizabeth II - 16th century representational ship; Roanoke Island Festival Park, admission to the Roanoke Aquarium; explore the Elizabethan Gardens; visit the Wright Brother National Monument and Visitor Center. Also included are standard taxes, meal gratuities and baggage handling.

  • Trains of Colorado

    9 Days/8 Nights, Sept. 2-10, 2015; $2467 per person, double occupancy.
    Travel Protection is available and strongly recommended.

    Hostess: TBA
    Price includes roundtrip transportation to Philadelphia airport, roundtrip airfare, 8 nights hotel accommodations, admission to trains and sightseeing as per itinerary, breakfast daily, 3 lunches, 6 dinners, luggage handling, taxes and gratuities for included meals, hotel and guides, services of 4-Seasons tour guide. Trains include: Pike's Peak Clog Railway, Royal Gorge Scenic Railway, Cumbres & Toltec, Durango/Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad plus tours of Denver, Garden of the Gods, and Mesa Verde National Park plus more! Talk to an MMC trip coordinator for full details. $150 deposit due with reservation.