Departing: Monday, June 12, 2023
3 Days
Did we get your attention … AGAIN? Mississippi River Cruises are one of our favorite tours and we wanted to make sure you realized this is a new section of the Mississippi River! So, please read on … Let the majesty of the confluence of the Missouri, Mississippi, and Illinois rivers delight your senses. In a region overflowing with centuries of history, it is easy to take a quick journey back in time.
FEATURES: Mark Twain Boyhood Home and Museum - The Stories Started Here! Explore the roots of Twain’s genius as you discover how a young boy from a small river town became America’s most beloved author and humorist.  Tour the seven historic properties and museums – See the Mark Twain Boyhood Home, a National Historic Landmark, the Becky Thatcher House, Huckleberry Finn House, J.M. Clemens Justice of the Peace Office, the newly reopened Grant’s Drug Store, Museum Gallery and Interpretive Center for one ticket price.  The Mark Twain Museum offers something for everyone in the family. Explore interactive exhibits for all ages! Start your journey in the Interpretive Center and see how Twain turned his childhood friends into characters in his most beloved novels. Wander through some of Mark Twain’s most famous novels – ride a raft with Huck and Jim, explore a cave with Tom & Becky, pilot a steamboat and and paint the famous whitewashed fence. The Museum Gallery features 15 original Norman Rockwell paintings, as well as a wealth of artifacts from Twain’s life. View Memorabilia from Sam’s life: Get an up close view of Mark Twain’s Oxford gown, his white jacket, two of his inventions and other personal artifacts. Enjoy three Gift Shops! The Mark Twain Museum has three beautiful gift shops, each offering its own unique assortment of books, souvenirs and gifts. •  Celebration Belle River Cruise - Join us on this special tour that will cruise South on the Mississippi River from Hannibal, MO to Grafton, IL.   This is your opportunity to see a “new” view of the Mississippi River as TURNER has not cruised this section of the river in over 20 years. On this all-day journey, enjoy three full meals onboard  (breakfast, lunch, and a prime rib dinner), live entertainment, and enjoying spectacular views of this section of the Mississippi.  Experience cruising through the lock and dams as the Captain will narrate throughout the day.  There are four observation areas, including two full observation decks with plenty of outside seating, to relax and enjoy the scenic views.   Don’t forget to visit the gift shop on the 3rd deck and make sure you stop into the pilot house and say “hello” to the Captain too!  Don’t miss this fun Mississippi River adventure, as you can become Mark Twain and Tom Sawyer for the day! • National Great Rivers Museum and Locks and Dam - Located on the Meeting of the Great Rivers National Scenic Byway at the Melvin Price Locks and Dam #26.  Dedicated to telling the story of the people, nature, and wildlife that have shaped the mighty river throughout history. More than 20 highly interactive and computer animated exhibits that illustrate the impact of the Mississippi River on people and the region. The museum was constructed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers as a component of the Melvin Price Locks and Dam, where you will witness the power of the Mississippi River on the best dam tour.  • National Great Rivers Research and Education Center - The Center studies the great river system and the communities that use them. Strategically located at the confluence of the Illinois, Missouri, and Mississippi Rivers. The 32,000-square-foot research facility contains laboratories, classrooms, hydrologic and wildlife laboratories and riverside access along its eco road. The architecture of the building complements the surrounding environment and minimizes visual intrusion on the landscape, while sustainable
TOUR INCLUDES: Round-Trip Transportation via Deluxe TURNER Motorcoach • Accommodations Two (2) Nights •  • Six (6) Meals • Group Admission Charges, Sightseeing, Baggage Handling, Taxes, and Gratuities

ADDITIONAL INFO: Deposit: $200.00 per person. Final payment is due April 28, 2023. No refunds will be issued after the final payment date for multi day tours. If you must cancel you may sell, give away, or contact TURNER to see if we have a wait list. You must notify TURNER of any name changes. Subject to change!

If Paid by Cash or Check: 
$799.00 Double Occupancy
$939.00 Single Occupancy
$789.00 Triple Occupancy

If Paid by Debit or Credit: 3.5% Charge Incurs

From $799.00 per person, double occupancy

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