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Strataca Salt Mine, Hutchinson KS

Saturday, October 29, 2016

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Strataca Salt Mine (approx. 3.5 hrs from KC, and less than 10 mins from Hampton Inn, Hutchinson)
3650 E Ave G (at Airport Road)
Hutchinson, KS 67501
http://underkansas.org/

Saturday, October 29, 2016

11:00am
Length:  Allow 2+ hours
Ages:  Age 4 and over.  No one under the age of 4 is allowed in the mine.
Cost:  Adults (age 13+)   $19.50
           Children (age 4-12)   $13.00
This is a very unique, one of a kind opportunity!  Our adventure includes Underground Admission and the Dark Ride. 
Underground Admission includes elevator ride 650ft below ground and a guided tour of the museum.
The Dark Ride:  Take a 30 minute tour on a tram through an area of the mine that includes lit areas explaining air flow, mine hazards, nuclear waste storage – and much more information dispensed by your personal guide. You also get to collect a souvenir piece of salt!
 
Following our guided museum tour and ride, families are welcome to browse the museum. 
 
1:30pm (approximately):  Optional lunch together as a group at a local restaurant.
 
Deadline to register and pay for this Field Trip is September 21, 2016.  NO EXCEPTIONS.  Your registration is your 100% commitment to attend the field trip.  Unless you have an illness or emergency, we look forward to seeing you there.  Thanks!
 
 
Final details for this trip (directions, weather, dining suggestions, etc.) will be emailed approximately one week before the trip.
Questions?  Check the above information, the venue’s website, and the Field Trip Guidelines.  Still have questions?  Email Miriam, lcafieldtrips@gmail.com

Details

Date:
Saturday, October 29, 2016

Organizer

LCA FT Coordinator

Venue

Strataca Salt Mine
3650 E Ave G
Hutchinson, KS 67501 United States
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Phone:
(866) 755-3450
Website:
http://underkansas.org/