REMEMBERING ROSEWOOD

              REMEMBERING ROSEWOOD MOTORCOACH TRIP

The Rosewood Massacre
From Rumor To Fact

2 days/1 night

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 2019 – SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 2019

The motor coach trip to Rosewood, Florida, is to present the history of the Rosewood Massacre of 1923,  in an engaging and accurate way to an audience from a variety of backgrounds. The tour represent the people, events, and movements that have shaped the aftermath of the Rosewood Massacre. The tour guide combines scholastic integrity and documented family accounts. The Rosewood tour is unique, scenic and is devoted to the history of North Central Florida, Levy County.  These tours will depart from the Gainesville Visitors and Tourists Center. Each adult passenger will receive a map of North Central Florida and a schedule of bus stops. The first bus stop will be in Rosewood, at the home of John Wright, the store owner. This is the house that did not burn in the 1923 massacre. The group will walk into the woods to see the location of the railroad tracks and Mr. Wright’s store. They will see a steam engine similar to the train engine used to take the Rosewood survivors to Archer, Gainesville and Bryce Ville, Florida. This adventure will help one understand the impact of massacres on American culture and values. Bus tour participates will become aware of the 1994 Rosewood Hearings in Tallahassee, Florida, and the compensation from the State of Florida to the survivors and descendants. The last stop of these historic bus tours will be the Gainesville Train Depot. These tours end at the Gainesville Visitors and Tourists Center. The group will have lunch on the Gulf of Mexico, Cedar Key, Florida. Wear comfortable shoes, bring a hat, and don’t forget your camera.

Itinerary

Day 1:  Friday, February 22, 2019  Depart Boynton Beach @ 8:00 a.m. for Gainesville.  A stop in Orlando for  lunch and shopping for 2 hours and then  Depart @ 2:00 p.m. for Gainesville and check in to Hotel.  (lunch & dinner @ your own expense) Dinner location TBA later

Day 2:  Saturday, February 23, 2019  Depart hotel after breakfast @ 9:00 a.m. to meet the tour guide for a full day of tour and lunch of Rosewood.  Departing Rosewood @ 4:00 p.m.  with a stop in Orlando for dinner @ Golden Corral, and shall be back in Boynton Beach no later than 11:00 p.m.

 

Single Occupancy $365 PER PERSON

Double Occupancy $272 PER PERSON

Triple Occupancy $242 PER PERSON

Quad Occupancy $227 PER PERSON

Deposit:  Non-refundable, Non-transferable  $100 per person

Deposit Due Date:  Monday, September 23, 2018

2nd payment  Due October 9, 2018 $100

Final Payment Due January 9, 2019  Balance Due

 

Mail Payments (money orders and/or checks)  along with your name, address, phone number and email address TO:

KING OF GLORY TRAVEL

703 WATEVIEW DRIVE

PALM SPRINGS, FLORIDA  33461

(561) 329-0566     IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS

 

 

 



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