Heart of American History — Spring Tour
April 23-27, 2018
Explore the most diverse, iconic, fascinating, provocative, educational, and entertaining historical sites imaginable. Even if you have been to the nation’s capital city before, you may not have seen all the places of this expedition nor interpreted each of them in the light of God’s providence, as we will do together.
Mobile, Alabama Tour
May 2-3, 2018
Explore some of this southern seaport’s most historic sites as we tour a battleship and an authentic submarine, and peruse vintage aircraft. Learn of local heroes and villains as we visit Magnolia Cemetery; notables such as Braxton Bragg, James Battle, Dr. Josiah Nott, Governor John Gayle, Augusta Evans Wilson, Michael Krafft, and Apache Indian Chappo Geronimo.
The Shenandoah Valley Tour
May 16-19, 2018
Replete with glittering streams, lush farmland and picturesque battlefields, the Shenandoah Valley evokes images of immigrant homesteads flourishing in the beautiful Blue Ridge and Allegheny Mountains and the broad valleys beneath. Historian Bill Potter will lead us to some of the most significant historic sites in the storied “Valley of Virginia.”
Riches of Richmond Tour
May 21-23, 2018
Join us as we visit the most significant historic sites of the Richmond area including Pamplin Park, Chimborazo Hospital, Polegreen Church and more. Virginia is the “Mother of Presidents” as well as the “Cradle of the Nation” and many important places are yet redolent with the memories of the Virginia founders.
Virginia Historic Triangle Tour
May 24-25, 2018
This tour will be a special time for fellowship, study, and remembrance in places where our country was formed — Jamestown, Yorktown and Williamsburg. Walk the halls of the historic homes — Mount Vernon, Monticello, Scotchtown and Arlington — and learn about the great men and women that shaped our nation.
D-Day and Great Battles Tour
June 5-6, 2018
Join us as we explore the providential aspects of WWII, the War of 1812 and the Civil War. Tour stops include the magnificent WWII Museum in New Orleans, the storied battlefield of Chalmette Plantation, the nation’s best Civil War Museum, and historic Metairie Cemetery. We finish in style with a private banquet featuring WWII vets!
Lowlands/Highlands July 8-14/15-21
John Knox, Patrick Hamilton, William Wallace, Robert the Bruce, The Black Douglas, William Guthrie, Highland Games… Come explore the amazing history of Scotland, where freedom and fidelity to Christ were inextricably linked and the roots of American Christianity were planted. This trip is always a favorite of those that come!
Grand Canyon Adventure
July 29 – August 2, 2018
Landmark Events is teaming with Canyon Ministries to raft through this gigantic remnant of the Biblical Flood, where the rocks and the river testify to the creativity and might of our Lord. You’ll learn plenty of geology and hydrology along the way, as well as exciting history of mountain men that explored these territories long ago.
Bible Family Conference
August 10-11, 2018
For many Christian families, there has been a slow but steady decline in the centrality of God’s Word in family life and education. Consequently, families have disintegrated because they were not “founded on the rock”. It’s time to lay again the foundation of God’s Word in our homes. Join Landmark Events as we team up with Generations for the Bible Family Conference in Washington, D.C.!
Mount St. Helens Expedition
August 22-24, 2018
At 8:32 Sunday morning, May 18, 1980, Mount St. Helens erupted. It was the deadliest and most economically destructive volcanic event in U.S. history—one which shook the very foundation of evolutionary theory as it provided a massive natural laboratory for the understanding of catastrophic geologic processes, and what we are learning only serves to bolster the validity of the Biblical creation account.
Cradle of Liberty Tour
September 17-22, 2018
Journey to Philadelphia — the Cradle of Liberty — site of the Continental Congress and signing of America’s Declaration of Independence. Follow General Washington from his loss at Brandywine and harsh winter at Valley Forge to his Delaware crossing and surprising victory at Princeton. Learn about the Constitutional Convention, the War for Independence, the Great Awakening and much more!
Heart of American History Tour
October 1-5, 2018
Explore the most diverse, iconic, fascinating, provocative, educational, and entertaining historical sites imaginable. Even if you have been to the nation’s capital city before, you may not have seen all the places of this expedition nor interpreted each of them in the light of God’s providence as we will do together.
Pilgrims & Patriots Tour
November 12-17, 2018, Details Forthcoming
The great blessings of God’s providence in colonial America are so numerous in Boston and Plymouth that only the willfully blind could miss them. Join the Landmark historians on a Plymouth Thanksgiving tour that should be first in line of every American family’s history site bucket list.
Patriots, Preachers & Plantations of Charleston Tour
October 15-19, 2018, Details Forthcoming
Join Landmark Events and historian Bill Potter as we explore the rich history and colorful characters of this beautiful town—from the foundation of the Republic through the great and terrible War that tore it apart.
Pirates, Presidents, Conquistadors and More Tour
February 15-17, 2018
Join Landmark Events and historian Bill Potter in St. Augustine as we explore the ancient sites of northeastern Florida, redolent with the sea breezes of the Atlantic and steeped in a providential history that helped create the English civilization that became embedded north of Florida and brought about the abandonment of the outposts of Spain’s Empire in North America.
Civil War in the West Tour
March 7-8, 2018
Join military historian Bill Potter on this fascinating tour of the Civil War in Middle Tennessee. We will visit several sites in Nashville on Wednesday and more sites in Spring Hill/Franklin on Thursday, ending in time to make the opening session at the Teach Them Diligently Homeschool Convention in Nashville* where Bill Potter will be speaking.
The Atlanta Campaign
April 4-5, 2018
Join us for a one-of-a-kind tour of the sites and sounds of the climactic fight for Atlanta. Come hear the accounts of the flesh-and-blood soldiers of both sides and the citizens of Atlanta who were caught up in the devastation of the War. The tour ends in time to make the opening session at the Teach Them Diligently Homeschool Convention in Atlanta where Bill Potter will be speaking.