The National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) opened in September of 2016. A charter bus will depart Metro Atlanta on Friday January 13, 2017 (5:30 am) and return on Sunday January 15, 2017 (7:30 am) (MLK Weekend). The tour of the NMAAHC is Saturday January 16, 2017 from 8:30am-6:00pm. The price of the trip is $220 which includes transporation and a 1 night stay at the Best Western with breakfast. For those willing to share hotel rooms, the price of the bus seat is $155. All ages are welcome. Payment can be made to PayPal email@example.com select friends and family: The NMAAHC does not have any more tickets until September 2017.
How much are the tickets to the museum?
We have a ticket for each participant and they are free. Every person attending requires a ticket. We are not able to get any additional tickets.
Are children allowed to attend?
Yes and an adult must be responsible; school aged children will miss a day of school if attending the trip. We will not provide students notes for an absence.
Will the bus make stops?
Yes the bus will make 2-3 stops for food and restrooms
Do we have double rooms?
Yes, most of the block is double capacity which sleeps up to 4. There are a few King rooms that also include pull-out sofas.
Does each attendee need to reserve a room?
No, rooms can be reserved as a family.
Do I have to stay at the Best Western?
No, but one is responsible for transportation from the hotel and for transportation to the museum by 9:45am on Saturday.
How far is the Best Western from NMAAHC?
Approximately 12 miles
What is the star rating for the hotel?
3 star and includes free wi-fi, parking, and breakfast
Are taxes included in the price of the bus and room?
Yes, all taxes and fees have been included
How do I pay for the trip?
Cash, Check, or PayPal firstname.lastname@example.org
Payment can also be mailed to:
Tye Demby (Check should be payable to MES)
2225 Prickly Pear Walk
Lawrenceville, GA 30043
Deposits and payments are non-refundable
Does the NMAAHC serve food?
Yes, you will be able to eat lunch at your own expense at the NMAAHC
Will we be traveling overnight on the bus?
Yes, after leaving the museum
What amenities does the bus have?
The bus is a luxury liner but may not include Wi-FI
Is US Coachways a reputable company?
They are a nationwide company that has been for years. Recommended by travel agents and has excellent customer reviews.