Bus Trip: The American Writers Museum

Tuesday, December 05, 2017, 9:00 AM – 2:30 PM. $25.00.

Chicago’s newest museum explores how writers influence the history, identity, culture, and lives of Americans while honoring some of the nation’s best novelists, poets, playwrights, journalists, and essayists from Langston …

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Bus Trip: Adler After Dark

Thursday, February 15, 2018, 4:30 – 9:30 PM. $30.00.

The Adler Planetarium’s popular adults-only nighttime event offers unlimited access to all the astronomical exhibits, sky shows, and tours of the Doane Observatory (weather permitting). Not to mention the best view …

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Bus Trip: Hard Times at Lookingglass Theatre

Sunday, November 05, 2017, 12:30 – 5:30 PM. $55.00.

Lookingglass launches its 30th Season with the return of the circus-infused show, Hard Times. A collection of Dickensian characters inhabits the streets of Coketown where Gradgrind’s school churns out joyless …

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Bus Trip: The Lizzadro Museum of Lapidary Art

Wednesday, October 11, 2017, 10:15 AM – 2:15 PM. $25.00.

Inside its fabulous jewel box of a building, Evanston’s Lizzadro Museum displays intricate carvings of jade, amber, ivory, coral, and agate from around the world alongside faceted gemstone treasures and …

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Bus Trip: Kline Creek Farm

Friday, September 15, 2017, 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM. $20.00.

Step back in time to life on an 1890s Illinois farm. Stroll through the restored farmstead and meet costumed interpreters operating this living history farm using the tools and techniques …

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Bus Trip: Lincoln Park Zoo

Sunday, August 06, 2017, 9:30 AM – 2:00 PM. $20.00.

Meet Preston, Dudley, Mendela and the rest of the African penguins living in the Zoo’s all new Penguin Cove. Dive below the icy waters of the Arctic Tundra with Siku, …

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Bus Trip: Discover Fermilab

Tuesday, June 20, 2017, 8:45 AM – 3:30 PM. $35.00.

Fermilab is America’s premier physics laboratory. Join us for a walking tour of the famous particle accelerator and main control room, see the grounds from the 15th floor of Wilson …

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Bus Trip: My Fair Lady at the Lyric Opera

Thursday, May 04, 2017, 12:00 – 6:00 PM. $65.00.

An all-star cast, plus the Lyric Opera Orchestra and Chorus, will charm you with favorite tunes and the story of Eliza Doolittle, a young flower seller with a Cockney accent, and …

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Bus Trip: Historic Treasures of Culture and Commerce

Friday, April 07, 2017, 9:15 AM – 3:30 PM. $35.00.

Discover the great 19th and 20th century landmarks of Michigan Avenue and State Street, ranging from museums to department stores, skyscrapers to concert halls, including the Reliance Building and the …

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