Go on an adventure with Trips 'N' Tours
Expand your horizons with the Appleton Museum of Art's popular Trips 'N' Tours travel program. Trips 'N' Tours provides museum members and nonmembers exciting opportunities to visit other museums, cultural venues and historic places of interest throughout Florida and beyond.
For more information on how to travel with Trips 'N' Tours, click here to contact Bonnie Janssen, or call 352-291-4456.
Upcoming Adventures in 2017
July 19-21, 2017 (TRIP FULL)
& July 26-28, 2017
Thomasville, GA and Tallahassee
Step back in time as we visit southern plantations, elegantly furnished mansions and historic landmarks in Thomasville, GA and Tallahassee, FL.
Click here for a full description of this trip.
$365 for Appleton members based on double occupancy; $465 for nonmembers
August 17, 2017
Icon Tour of the Greek Monasteries, Marion County
Back by popular demand, Panagia Vlahernon (Williston) and Annunciation of the Theotokos (Reddick) will open their doors to their magnificent gold leaf religious paintings. We’ll start our tour at Queen of Peace Roman Catholic Church where local artist Peggy Watts will show us her inspirational icon work. Lunch and gift shop at the monastery. Modest dress code is required.
$60 for Appleton members; $65 for nonmembers
Three Options: October 18, 26 and November 8, 2017
Lightner Museum, St. Augustine
Visit the Lightner Museum in St. Augustine for an exquisite exhibition of 36 costumes and accessories from Downton Abbey, paired to perfection in engaging vignettes among Otto Lightner’s collection of turn of the century fine art and furniture. This exclusive show is on a world tour! Click here for more details on this exhibition.
Following lunch in the Lightner's elegant Café Alcazar, visit Villa Zorayda, an authentic Spanish home inspired by the 12th-century Moorish Alhambra Palace in Granada, Spain.
$115 for Appleton members; $125 for nonmembers