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Baltimore's Duchess: Wallis Before the King

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Program #20802RJ
4 Days | 3 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderate
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.

Itinerary for Apr 21 — Apr 24, 2013

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Type: Hotel

Description: Boutique hotel in the center of Baltimore's Mt. Vernon Historic District.

Contact info:
612 Cathedral Street
Baltimore, MD 21201 USA
phone: 800-292-5500
web: www.peabodycourthotel.com

Room amenities: Wyndham Baltimore Peabody Court offers 104 custom designed guest rooms that include voice mail, full marble baths, free cable TV with movies on demand, complimentary wireless high speed Internet service, in-room safe, business services, valet cleaning (weekdays) and valet parking are available 24 hours. All guest rooms showcase antique furnishings, original artwork and period furnishings.

Facility amenities: Wyndham Baltimore Peabody Court is a downtown Baltimore Hotel providing boutique lodging accommodations in the historic Mt. Vernon neighborhood. Wyndham Baltimore Peabody Court is close to many Baltimore attractions including Walters Art Museum, Peabody Institute of Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore's Inner Harbor, Ravens Stadium, Oriole Park at Camden Yards, National Aquarium and much more.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: $84 double; $74 single
Additional nights may be available before and after this program for $84 a night for a double room and $74 night for a single room. Please call hotel to check on availability and make a reservation: 443-552-0758.

Check in time: 2:00 PM


Day One: Sunday, April 21 - Check-In and Orientation
Arrive To: Arrive at the Wyndam Baltimore Peabody Court Hotel; check-in between 3:30-5:00PM

Dinner: 6:45-7:45 Dinner in hotel dining room.

Evening: 5:30-6:30 Orientation

Evening: 8:00-9:00 Introduction to Duchess Expert, Zippy Lawson.

Lodging: Wyndam Baltimore Peabody Court

Meals Included: Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: Boutique hotel in the center of Baltimore's Mt. Vernon Historic District.

Contact info:
612 Cathedral Street
Baltimore, MD 21201 USA
phone: 800-292-5500
web: www.peabodycourthotel.com

Room amenities: Wyndham Baltimore Peabody Court offers 104 custom designed guest rooms that include voice mail, full marble baths, free cable TV with movies on demand, complimentary wireless high speed Internet service, in-room safe, business services, valet cleaning (weekdays) and valet parking are available 24 hours. All guest rooms showcase antique furnishings, original artwork and period furnishings.

Facility amenities: Wyndham Baltimore Peabody Court is a downtown Baltimore Hotel providing boutique lodging accommodations in the historic Mt. Vernon neighborhood. Wyndham Baltimore Peabody Court is close to many Baltimore attractions including Walters Art Museum, Peabody Institute of Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore's Inner Harbor, Ravens Stadium, Oriole Park at Camden Yards, National Aquarium and much more.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: $84 double; $74 single
Additional nights may be available before and after this program for $84 a night for a double room and $74 night for a single room. Please call hotel to check on availability and make a reservation: 443-552-0758.

Check in time: 2:00 PM


Day Two: Monday, April 22 -
Breakfast: 8:30-9:15 Breakfast at the hotel

Morning: 9:45-11:30 Expert led lecture at the Engineer's Club.

Lunch: 11:45-1:00 Lunch at the Engineer's Club

Afternoon: 1:15-2:15 Walking Tour of Specic Neighborhood Sites 3:00-4:00 Movie Footage of Duchess

Dinner: 5:15-7:30 Dinner at local Mount Vernon restaurant

Evening: 8:00-9:00 Classical Music recital at the renowned Peabody Conservatory of Music, 1 block from accommodations.

Lodging: Wyndam Baltimore Peabody Court

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: Boutique hotel in the center of Baltimore's Mt. Vernon Historic District.

Contact info:
612 Cathedral Street
Baltimore, MD 21201 USA
phone: 800-292-5500
web: www.peabodycourthotel.com

Room amenities: Wyndham Baltimore Peabody Court offers 104 custom designed guest rooms that include voice mail, full marble baths, free cable TV with movies on demand, complimentary wireless high speed Internet service, in-room safe, business services, valet cleaning (weekdays) and valet parking are available 24 hours. All guest rooms showcase antique furnishings, original artwork and period furnishings.

Facility amenities: Wyndham Baltimore Peabody Court is a downtown Baltimore Hotel providing boutique lodging accommodations in the historic Mt. Vernon neighborhood. Wyndham Baltimore Peabody Court is close to many Baltimore attractions including Walters Art Museum, Peabody Institute of Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore's Inner Harbor, Ravens Stadium, Oriole Park at Camden Yards, National Aquarium and much more.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: $84 double; $74 single
Additional nights may be available before and after this program for $84 a night for a double room and $74 night for a single room. Please call hotel to check on availability and make a reservation: 443-552-0758.

Check in time: 2:00 PM


Day Three: Tuesday, April 23 -
Breakfast: 8:30-9:15 Breakfast at hotel

Morning: 9:30-11:30 Expert led lecture at hotel

Lunch: 12:00-1:00 Lunch at Mount Vernon Women's Club

Afternoon: 1:15-2:15 Walking tour of specific neighborhood sites 3:00-4:30 Visit the Maryland Historical Society to explore Duchess' artifacts.

Dinner: 6:00-7:30 Dinner at the Owl Bar in Mount Vernon

Evening: 8:15-9:15 Duchess Movie at Hotel

Lodging: Wyndam Baltimore Peabody Court

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day Four: Wednesday, April 24 -
Breakfast: 8:30-9:30 breakfast at hotel

Morning: 9:45-12:00 Expert led lecture at hotel. Explore expert's books and articles about the Duchess; time for questions/answers.

Lunch: 12:15-1:15 Buffet lunch at hotel

Afternoon: 1:15-2:00 Check out of hotel

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch


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9 meals: 3 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 3 dinners
5 Expert-led lectures
3 Field trips
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