Trips & Tours

February 22 - Philadelphia - Terra Cotta Warriors

Thursday, February 22  - Members $149/Non-members $164

Departure 8:00 AM   Return   7:30 PM

Registration Flyer
 
(Accessibility Alert: Stairs, Uneven Sidewalk)

 

Morning: Arrive at the Franklin Institute.

Your entry provides FREE TIME to explore exhibits like these before the "Main Attraction"

  • The Brain 
  • The Heart 
  • 3D Printing
  • Virtual Reality

Breakfast & coffee wearing off? 

Make your way to the "Franklin Foodworks" cafeteria...grab a snack on your own..

and enjoy the sunlit Atrium foodcourt surroundings on this late winter day.

 


 

Afternoon: 
Enjoy the introduction to these warriors - "Mysteries of China" - An IMAX film.    

Visit the "Terra Cotta Warriors" ...only two exhibits in the USA in 2018!!

Our pace promises to be leisurely, with a timed entry for our group.

Considered the greatest archeological discovery of the 20th Century...

  •  Terra cotta warriorsBe Impressed - the details of the carved stone figurines of soldiers, horses and even weapons.  

  •  Be Astounded - the story of their unearthing in 1974

  •  Be Amazed - the centuries of underground preservation

 

 

 


 

 Early Dinner: (included)Asia on the Parkway

Conclude the day with a "themed" dinner at

"Asia on the Parkway." 


Order from the group menu  -

Be adventurous or select a favorite dish.