Wednesday, January 13, 2010

SAA Spring Bus Trips - Sign Up Today!

Somerset Art Association's
Spring 2010 Bus Tour Subscription
New York City's Museum Mile
Wednesday, March 24
Wednesday, April 14
Wednesday, May 12
Depart by motor coach from SAA at 9:00 am and arrive in front of the Metropolitan Museum of Art by mid-morning. Tour the MMA on your own or any of the fine institutions located on NYC's famed Museum Mile. Bus departs from in front of the Met. at 3:00 pm for return to SAA.
Winterhur & Brandywine River Museum
Wednesday, June 16

Depart by motor coach from SAA at 8:30 am and arrive back at SAA approx. 6:00 pm. The group will tour Winterthur, the American country estate and former home of Henry Francis du Pont (1880-1969), an avid antiques collector and horticulturist. In the early 20th century, H. F. du Pont and his father, Henry Algernon du Pont, designed Winterthur in the spirit of 18th- and 19th-century European country houses.

A visit to Winterthur will immerse you in another time and place. Rediscover America's heritage through its unparalleled collections of antiques and Americana. Venture out over the fields and farmland to learn about the workings of a great American country estate. Wander through the breathtaking beauty of the 60-acre naturalistic Winterthur Garden.

After lunch on your own, the bus will visit

The Brandywine River Museum, exhibiting American art in a 19th-century grist mill, known for its unparalleled collection of works by three generations of Wyeths and its fine collection of American illustration, still life and landscape painting.

Subscription Cost
$182 members
$225 guests

Subscription is sold as a package of four trips as stated above. Cost includes round trip motor coach transportation to/from SAA and admission and tours to Winterhur and Brandywine River Museum only. No refunds are given unless a trip is cancelled by SAA.

Members: Registration will begin for members-only at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, January 20 by calling SAA at 908-234-2345.

Non-members: Registration will begin for non-members at 10:00 am on Thursday, January 21.
Do NOT leave a voice mail as those reservations cannot be honored.
Call SAA at (908) 234-2345

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