Active Adult Excursions
||Norton Simon Museum
Monday, January 23rd
10:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Cost: Residents $35 / Non-Residents $40
Location: Pasasena, CA
Located in Pasadena, the Norton Simon Museum is regarded as one of the most remarkable private art collections. From Renaissance era European art, to South and Southeast Asian art spanning 2,000 years, industrialist Norton Simon amassed a huge quantity of artwork and objects. Led by a Museum Educator, we will take a private tour of the museum, focusing on the current special exhibition featuring Picasso’s lithographs from 1945-1960. After enjoying lunch at the Garden Café, we will have time to explore the sculpture garden or view “The Bedroom” by Van Gogh, on loan to the museum from the Art Institute of Chicago.
|Stone Brewing World Bistro and Gardens
Wednesday, February 8th
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Cost: Residents - $40, / Non-Residents - $45
Location: Escondido, CA
Located in sunny Escondido, Stone Brewing is the 10th largest craft brewery in the United States. With over 36 craft and specialty beers on tap, one-acre of lush beer gardens, and a responsibly sourced, high quality menu, the World Bistro & Gardens is a premier culinary destination in Southern California. After touring the brewing facility we will enjoying a tasting of four Stone brews, take home our own souvenir tasting glass, and enjoy lunch in their world-class bistro.
||Peterson Automotive Museum and Clifton's
Tuesday, March 7th
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Cost: Residents $45 / Non-Residents $50
Location: Los Angeles, CA
(Cost includes $25 voucher from Clifton's per person for lunch, tax included, excludes gratuity)
With over 100 vehicles on display throughout 25 galleries, the Petersen Automotive Museum is one of the largest automotive museums. Through informative tours and an impressing, decade spanning collection of vehicles, the museum specializes in educating the public on the history of the automobiles. After a private, docent led tour of the galleries we will continue our afternoon with a trip to the newly refurbished Clifton’s Cafeteria for lunch.
|Viva Las Vegas!
Depart: 9:00 a.m. Monday, March 20
Return: 6:00 p.m. Wednesday, March 22
Cost: Residents $226/person for single occupancy or $171/person for double occupancy
Non-Residents $246/person for single occupancy or $191/person for double occupancy
* Price subject to change, rate based upon a minimum of 29 participants
Join us for a three day, two night trip to the entertainment capital of the world. After checking into the Golden Nugget, located in downtown Las Vegas, you will be free to explore the city the way you want! Whether it’s gambling at your favorite casino, attending one of the many fabulous shows, or indulging in world-class cuisine, the opportunities are endless. Price includes motor coach transportation to Las Vegas, two nights at the Golden Nugget, taxes and luggage handling*.
* Includes one large suitcase, additional bags/luggage must be carried by trip participant.
Reservations: Trips must be paid by check or cash at the time of reservation. Checks should be made payable to City of Signal Hill. To pay, either come in person or mail check to the Community Services Department, 2175 Cherry Avenue, Signal Hill, CA 90755.
Waitlist: Trips that fill up will have a waitlist available. All residents will be called from the waitlist before non-residents. After residents have been contacted we will go down the waitlist in numerical order starting with number one. Do not send a check or pay for the excursion unless you are contacted by Community Services staff and told a spot is available for you.
Parking: Parking for excursions is available in the lot next to the Library, in front of the basketball courts, on the south side of Hill Street, and in the upper parking lot on Legion Drive.
Departure: For all excursions, please arrive at the Signal Hill Library, 1770 E. Hill Street, 30 minutes prior to departure time.
Motorcoach Special Requests: Our excursions’ seating is based on a priority system, residents first, any person with a handicap and then non-residents, and are based on when payment is received. We do our best to accommodate special requests, but they are not guaranteed.
Excursion Cancellation Policy: To receive a refund on any excursion you must contact the Community Services Department at least ten business days prior to the excursion. An administrative fee of $5 will be charged on ALL cancellations. If cancellation is made within ten business days, no refunds or credits are issued.
Illness on Trips: If you are feeling ill please notify the escort immediately. Please do not leave the group without notifying the escort as to where you are going. Also, a travelling kit is an essential, though what you choose to put in it may depend slightly on your own individual needs.
Here are some items that you may want to consider taking on the next trip:
Prescription medications, anti-diarrheal medicine, allergy pills, and pain relievers
Refreshments: cereal bars, crackers, fruit, water or juice drink
Please be advised that City staff cannot dispense any medications.