Date(s) - 06/25/2020
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
We hope to reschedule
Name of Tour: WOLFEBORO, THE MUSEUM LOOP
Uniform: Full GSA uniform (khaki pants)
Tour eligibility: You must have a cumulative total of 100 volunteer service hours to sign up at the calendar opening – 12 of which hours must have been served in past 6 months. On June 1, anyone with 12 hours served in past 6 months can sign up to attend (don’t need to have 100 hours).
Arrival Time: 9:45am
Start Time: 10:00 or 10:30
Ending Time: 4:00
How many GSAs can attend? 32 TOTAL: 4 groups of 8
Is it customary to tip (how much)? Sure, we love donations. $5 recommended
Tour description – SUMMARY (details for each group below)
The tour begins with a short ride on the Wolfeboro Trolley into Town to board the “Millie B” for an antique boat ride on Lake Winnipesaukee to The Libby Museum (the oldest , and only, natural history museum in NH). The Trolley meets you for the return trip to Town for shopping and lunch, followed by visits to our other Museums: New Hampshire Boat Museum, Wright Museum of WWII, and Wolfeboro Historic Society’s Clark House Complex.
You’ll see: beautiful Lake Winnipesaukee and its grand homes, NH wildlife up close, amazing wooden boats, real tanks and antique fire engines, and the inside of a one-room school house, plus MORE!
Kingswood Art Center Parking lot (off MacManus Rd) at Kingswood Regional High School, South Main Street, Wolfeboro.
Boarding for the Wolfeboro’s Trolley which starts your tour.
Is this tour weather dependent? Yes, Friday June 26th is the rain date.
# of stops: 4 Museums via trolley, a boat ride, lunch & shopping in Wolfeboro
Will there be drinks / snack / lunch provided? Water, coffee, and snacks will be provided at The Libby Museum. Lunch break and shopping in downtown Wolfeboro.
** LUNCH IS ON YOUR OWN IN DOWNTOWN WOLFEBORO
Difficulty Rating: [ ] 1 [ X ] 2 [ ] 3
Please choose the one that best describes what you have in mind. Our volunteers have gone on tours that range from museums to zip-lining. They will determine if this tour is right for their ability level.
1 = Easy/One location, accessible
2 = Average/Some Walking & Maybe Stairs
3 = Difficult/Lots of Walking &/or Lots of Stairs
Host Company: The Libby Museum
Contact Name: Alana Albee, Director
Phone: 603 520 0593 (cell)
Parking: Parking at the beginning of the tour at Kingswood Art Center (off MacManus Road), Kingswood Regional High School, South Main Street, Wolfeboro
Anything else we need to know? Sweatshirt and sunglasses recommended.
Boat seats 8, and is an antique wooden vessel that cruises leisurely along the shore and into “The Broads” to Winter Harbor where you’ll arrive at The Libby Museum dock. We assist you to board and disembark; you’ll need to be able to manage 2 deep steps.
Visitors will be in groups of 8 (maximum for the boat). The detailed schedule is below:
GSA Groups Number 1 & 2
10:00 GSA 1 & 2 Depart Kingswood Arts Center on Jolly the Trolley
10:10 GSA 1 & 2 Arrive at Wolfeboro Town Docks
10:15 GSA 1 Departs Town Docks on Millie B boat
10:15 GSA 2 Departs Town Docks on Molly the Trolley
10:30 GSA 2 Arrives at Libby
11:00 GSA 1 Arrives at Libby
11:15 GSA 2 Departs Libby on Millie B boat
11:45 GSA 1 Departs Libby on Molly the Trolley
Noon GSA 1&2 Arrive Town Docks
Noon – 1:30 GSA 1&2 Lunch and Shopping
1:35 GSA 1&2 Depart Wolfeboro Town Docks on Molly the Trolley
1:45 Arrive Wright Museum
2:15 Depart Wright Museum
2:20 Arrive NH Boat Museum
2:50 Depart NH Boat Museum
3:00 Arrive Clark House
3:35 Depart Clark House (Last Rest Room Stop)
3:45 Drop off at Kingswood Art Center
GSA Groups Number 3 & 4
10:30 GSA 3 & 4 Depart Kingswood Arts Center on Jolly the Trolley
10:40 GSA 3 & 4 Arrive at Wolfeboro Town Docks (WTD)
10:45 – Noon GSA 3&4 Lunch and Shopping
12:15 GSA 3 Departs Town Docks on Millie B boat
12:15 GSA 4 Departs Town Docks on Jolly the Trolley
12:30 GSA 4 Arrives at Libby
1:00 GSA 3 Arrives at Libby
1:10 GSA 4 Departs Libby on Millie B boat
1:40 GSA 3 Departs Libby on Jolly the Trolley
1:55 GSA 3&4 Arrive Town Docks
2:00 GSA 3&4 Depart Wolfeboro Town Docks on Jolly the Trolley
2:05 Arrive Wright Museum
2:35 Depart Wright Museum
2:40 Arrive NH Boat Museum
3:10 Depart NH Boat Museum
3:15 Arrive Clark House
3:50 Depart Clark House (Last Rest Room Stop)
4:00 Drop off at Kingswood Art Center
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