NEW! PA Masterpieces & Memorials
Visit two of Frank Lloyd Wright’s masterpieces of organic architecture, Fallingwater and Kentuck Knob, both National Historic Landmarks. Fallingwater beautifully hangs over a waterfall an excellent example of Wright’s desire to design in harmony with nature while Kentuck Knob is both dramatic and serene set below a crest of hills almost becoming part of the mountain itself as it stands 2,050 feet above sea level. Also pay homage to the crew and passengers of Flight 93 at the National Memorial and Flight 93 Memorial Chapel telling the story of the tragic date of 9/11/01 through story panels and biographies of the 40 passengers and crew plus tributes and momentos. Also rejoice at the story of the rescue of 9 trapped miners while visiting the Quecreek Mine Rescue Site where you can walk up to the rescue shaft and touch the rescue capsule. Multi-day tour, year round.
- Tour includes Fallingwater, Kentuck Knob, Flight 93 Memorial and Memorial Chapel, Quecreek Mine Rescue Site.
PA Heroes & Legends
Honor the victims of 9/11 Flight 93 at the National Memorial and Memorial Chapel plus the heroes of the Quecreek Mine Rescue on this inspiring tour. The Flight 93 National Memorial is a moving tribute to the 40 passengers and crew who died while thwarting a terrorist attack on the U.S. Capitol. The memorial includes the Memorial Plaza at the crash site with a future visitors center under construction. The Memorial Chapel houses moving personal items from the victims as well as many tributes. The Queecreek Mine Rescue Site is dedicated to the heroes who helped save nine miners trapped 240 feet underground for days in frigid darkness in 2012. Hear the story of the miracle rescue, touch the rescue capsule and walk right up to the rescue shaft! One-day, year round.
- Tour includes Flight 93 National Memorial and the Flight 93 Memorial Chapel, Quecreek Mine Rescue Site.