Andrew G. Truxal Library compiles monthly a bibliography for the The Guild for L.I.F.E. to accompany members to their trips and/or tours. Each month the Guild for Life visits museums, parks, gardens, art galleries and factories from the Mid-Atlantic region. For more information, please visit: The Guild for Life.
This archive of past trips is a great resource to identify special places to visit in our region. Browse by year to to see trips that are all day trips from AACC.
The Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center is the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum's annex at Washington Dulles International Airport in Fairfax County, Virginia. The Center has several exhibits; among them the Space Shuttle Discovery, the Enola Gay, and the Gemini 7 space capsule.
The Textile Museum is an art museum located on the Washington, D.C., Kalorama neighborhood dedicated to the appreciation of the world of textiles.
Harley-Davidson, Inc., is an American motorcycle manufacturer founded in 1903 in Wisconsin. Harley-Davidson has many factories around the world including York, Pennsylvania, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Kansas, Manaus (Brazil), Bawal (India), and Thailand.
The Adkins Arboretum is located in Rigedly Maryland (Caroline County). It is a botanical garden devoted to trees.
The Havre de Grace Decoy Museum is located on the historic Susquehanna Flats in Havre de Grace, Maryland. The Museum preserves the legacy of waterfowling and decoy making in the Chesapeake Bay area.
The Landis Valley Museum is a 100-acre living history museum located in Lancaster Pennsylvania. The Museum is operated by the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
The B&0 Museum exhibits historical railroad equipment. It was opened on July 4, 1953, in the old Mount Clare Station in Baltimore. Mount re was the site of the railroad passenger service that started on May 22, 1830, and also a telegraph station where the first electric telegraph from Samuel Morse was sent.
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