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Senior Day Trips

Explore Cincinnati and beyond with our exciting day trips. Enjoy lunches, behind-the-scenes tours and exciting journeys.

Experience the Terracotta Army

July 18,9:30am – 2:30pm
RSVP required by July 11
Cost: $20 includes transportation, admission to museum, docent-led tour; lunch is on your own
Walking: Moderate amount

Enjoy a docent-led tour of the fascinating exhibit Terracotta Army: Legacy of the First Emperor of China at Cincinnati Art Museum. The exhibition will feature approximately 120 individual objects, which include terracotta figures of warriors, arms and armor, ritual bronze vessels, works in gold and silver, jade ornaments, precious jewelry, and ceramics, all drawn from the collections of art museums and archaeological institutes in Shaanxi province, China. After exploring the exhibit, we will enjoy lunch at Revolution Rotisserie & Bar in Over the Rhine!


Pyramid Hill Tour and lunch at Pebble Golf Course

July 25,10am – 3pm
RSVP required by July 16
Cost: $17 includes transportation, admission to the park, docent-led bus tour, and docent-led tour of the ancient sculpture museum; lunch is on your own
Walking: Moderate amount

Join us as we visit Pyramid Hill, a 300+ acre sculpture park with more than 60 monumental outdoor sculptures displayed amidst a landscape of rolling hills, meadows, lakes, and hiking trails. The park’s Ancient Sculpture
Museum displays Greek, Roman, Etruscan, Syrian and Egyptian sculptures dating to 1550 B.C. We will enjoy Pyramid Hill on a guided bus tour that will provide opportunities to get out and explore the sculptures and visit the ancient artifacts museum housed in the park. We’ll continue on to Pebble Creek Golf Course for lunch at their fun café.


New Riff Distillery Tour and Lunch at Otto’s in Mainstrasse

August 8,10am – 3pm
RSVP required by July 30
Cost: $17 includes transportation and docent-led tour; lunch is on your own
Walking: Moderate amount

Kentucky Bourbon and whiskey drinkers, rejoice! The northernmost stop on the Kentucky Bourbon Trail is now located in Newport, Kentucky! Get a firsthand look at New Riff Distillery as our guided tour leads you on an in-depth journey through the nooks and crannies of the distilling process, from grain to barrel. After our tour, we’ll get to try a complimentary tasting of a variety of spirits. Then we will enjoy lunch at Otto’s, serving American and Southerninspired fare in the heart of Covington’s Mainstrasse.


Tour Ohio’s First Earthship

August 15,8:30am – 8pm
RSVP required by July 30
Cost: $82 includes motor coach transportation, box lunch, docent-led tour of the Earthship, and more
Walking: Considerable amount

Enjoy a motor coach ride to the Earthship! Blue Rock Station, located in Philo Ohio, is a 40-acre sustainability center located in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains. There, we’ll tour the Earthship, a 2,200-
square-foot home made of tires, cans, bottles, salvaged lumber, mud, sand, sweat and tears. We’ll see the solar shower, heated by the sun and powered by gravity, and explore the vaulted Straw Bale “Chicken Chalet” which houses rare breed chickens, and the plastic bottle greenhouse, made of over 1,000 two-liter plastic pop bottles. Throughout our tour, we’ll discover all the cool things that Blue Rock Station is doing to promote sustainability. As we head back to Cincinnati, we’ll enjoy dinner, on your own, at a local restaurant.


Tour the Greater Cincinnati Police Museum, with lunch at MidiCi

August 23,10:30am – 3pm
RSVP required by August 13
Cost: $8 includes docent-led tour and transportation; lunch is on your own
Walking: Moderate amount

Everything you can imagine that would be in a police museum can be found at the Greater Cincinnati Police Museum – and so much more! We’ll explore all the treasures on display at the museum, including badges and weapons, police dog gear, FBI equipment, the first lie-detector machines, detective devices, awards….you name it! We’ll get to see uniforms of nearly every police department in the tri-state area before enjoying lunch at the very hip MidiCi, the Neapolitan Pizza Company.


Belterra Casino

August 30,11am – 3:30pm
RSVP required by August 20
Cost: $5 for transportation; lunch is on your own
Walking: Moderate amount

Belterra Park is an entertainment destination on the banks of the Ohio River, featuring live racing during the summer, video lottery games, and a great buffet. Don’t forget to bring a federal ID and your Belterra card if you have one. If you do not have a Belterra card, we will get you one when you arrive.