Cross Border Bus Tour
Follow Quantrill’s 1863 path to Lawrence and his escape back to Missouri. Our experienced guides will ride along with you on comfortable, air-conditioned motor-coaches, describing the events on Quantrill’s path and pointing out significant sites.
On Saturday, August 17, you will experience a look at the route Quantrill’s men took to the Missouri-Kansas border. A special highlight will be a period encampment. Experience a first-person reenactment between Quantrill and a supporter of the guerrillas while you enjoy a bar-be-que lunch.
On Sunday, August 18, board the bus for a tour that will follow Quantrill’s route from the Missouri-Kansas border into Lawrence and back. Be among the first to experience the new exhibit at the Watkins Community Museum in Lawrence. Enjoy lunch at the Carnegie Building followed by a short walking tour of Quantrill’s raid through downtown Lawrence.
RSVP your spot today! Space is limited. Reserve before June 1 to receive the special early bird rate of $100.00 for the full tour or $60.00 for a single day. After June 1, prices for the full tour will be $125.00 or a single day will be $75.00.
Price includes: bus reservation, step-on guide, lunch, 2 snacks, ticket to the Watkins Museum, encampment, and walking tour, and souvenir haversack.
Bus will load each morning at 8:00 at the Burnt District Monument, 2501 Wall Street, Harrisonville MO 64701.