If you want something just a little bit different, then you will certainly delight in the NOOKS & CRANNIES TOUR at the beautiful STAN HYWET HALL & GARDENS located in Akron, Ohio. This guided tour offers a behind-the-scenes tour of the Manor House which will include the domestic and service areas as they would have been when the Seiberling family lived at Stan Hywet. Also, included will be the female domestic bedrooms, an exhibition on the third floor, the Radio Room, the fourth-floor tower, museum storage areas and much more.
Our Box Lunch offerings today include either Turkey on Brioche featuring roasted sliced turkey, white cheddar, vanilla roasted apples, lettuce on brioche or French Picnic Ham with ham, Swiss, honey Dijon dressing, conmichons, on wheatberry bread or 7 Layer Salad featuring diced red pepper, green onions, diced eggs, shredded cheddar cheese, peas, and crisp bacon bits on a bed of mixed greens. In addition, there will be chips, potato salad, a cookie and beverage.
After lunch, there will be a self-guided tour of the estate buildings, gardens, and grounds. Visit and tour the Manor House, stroll leisurely around the beautifully landscaped gardens, stop by the Gate House and the Corbin Conservatory. Also, Molly's Shop offers a full line of apparel, accessories and unique gift items. On our way home, there will be an ice cream stop for our dessert today.
On Tuesday, July 11, 2017, we will depart via deluxe motorcoach from the parking lot behind the Duane Building on Black River Lane, Lorain at 8:30 AM. At 8:45 AM we will arrive and load at Sheffield Center on Rt. 254 (North Ridge Road), in the parking lot in front of, and directly south of the Buckeye Community Bank. Please do not park in front of the bank. Our approximate arrival time home will be 5:30 PM at Sheffield Center and 5:45 PM at the parking lot behind the Duane Building on Black River Lane.
The cost, which includes transportation via deluxe motorcoach; admission to Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens including the Nooks & Crannies Tour; Box Lunch; Ice Cream: & tour escort from Footprint Tours, is:
Discount price - $74.00 p.p. on or before June 27, 2017
Full price - $79.00 p.p. after June 27, 2017
Make check or money order out to Footprint Tours, Inc. and mail along with reservation form to: Footprint Tours, Inc., 401 Broadway Avenue, Lorain, Ohio 44052.
DEADLINE DATE: June 27, 2017
CANCELLATION FEE: Before June 27: $10.00 will be retained; After June 27: No Refund