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York Rite Sovereign College of North America 2018 General Assembly

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Hilton Oak Brook Resort and Conference Center

3500 Midwest Road

Oak Brook, IL 60523

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2018 General Assembly

M.Pre.Em.Dist.Bro. JAMES W. PATTON, #15
Governor General 2016 - 2018

Thursday Tour No. 1 * 8:30 am - 4:00 pm * $79.00 (Lunch is not included)

Chicago Architectural River Tour

Experience the “top tour in Chicago and one of the top ten tours in the U.S.” according to TripAdvisor users. The Chicago Architecture Foundation River Cruise is a must for out-of -towners. CAF-certified volunteer tour guides interpret more than 50 buildings along the Chicago River. You’ll find out how Chicago grew from a small settlement into one of the world’s largest cities in less than 100 years. In 90 minutes, get the real story on Chicago architecture and its history. For more information about the Cruise go to www.Navypier.org or www.Shorelinesightseeing.com “The Architecture River Tour departing from Navy Pier is handicap accessible and will be accessible to all types of wheelchairs as there are no stairs and the ramps are wide. As for bathroom and bar accessibility, it will be completely accessible on our one-level barge boats – which are most commonly used for the Architecture River Tours departing from Navy Pier.” Time: Bus leaves Hotel 8:30 AM ; Bus returns to Hotel 4:00 PM. Please meet in the hotel lobby at 8:15 AM for boarding, the buses will leave the hotel at 8:30 AM and return to the hotel by 4:00 PM, cost is $79.00 and lunch is not included.

Friday Tour No. 2 * 10:00 am - 3:00 pm * $70.00 (Lunch is included)

Cantigny Park & Museum Tour The Robert R. McCormick Museum,

a historic house museum interpreting the life and legacy of the colonel. The legacy of the Colonel. The mansion reveals the public and private sides of one of America’s wealthiest and most philanthropic families. The First Division Museum, dedicated to the history of the Big Red One, the famed 1st Infantry Division fo the U.S. Army. Many exhibits are interactive and all of them provide fascinating insights about America’s military, past and present. Cantigny Gardens, created by renowned landscape architect Franz Lipp has nearly 30 acres of formal gardens, theme plantings and statuary render exceptional beauty in all seasons. For more information about the Park go to https://www.cantigny.org Time: Bus leaves Hotel 11:00 AM; Lunch 11:30 AM; Bus returns to hotel 3:00 PM Docent Guided Tours*: *note* these are walking tours with brick and asphalt sidewalks, ADA Accessible -Robert R. McCormick Home/ Mansion (some stairs to 2nd floor) -First Division Museum (Big Red One) -Grounds Please meet in the hotel lobby at 10:45 AM for boarding, the buses will leave the hotel at 11:00 AM and return to the hotel by 3:00 PM. Cost is $70.00 and remember lunch is included

Shopping (Free Hotel Shuttle):

A premier shopping destination in Chicago’s western suburbs, Oakbrook Center is a spectacular outdoor mall located nearby in Oak Brook, Illinois offering an expansive selection of department stores, over 160 specialty stores, and an abundance of one-of-a-kind dining and entertainment experiences. Another premier shopping destination is In Lombard; Yorktown Center is an indoor mall which has two levels of shopping with over 150 specialty stores and 20 restaurants.

Golf:

Willow Crest Golf Club offers quality playing conditions on its 18- hole championship golf course, designed by eminent architect Dick Nugent. The course features bent grass gently rolling fairways, well bunkered greens and an abundance of water. Call their Golf Team at 630-242-5700

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