Day Trips

Don’t miss out on these great outings! All trips leave and return to the KCC. Remember to register early! If there are insufficient registrations, day trips may be cancelled.

new england mansions - Hammond castle and castle hill on the crane estate

We start by visiting the medieval-style castle built in the 1920’s by inventor John Hays Hammond. Check out the great hall, the indoor courtyard, the Renaissance room, library, and more. Take in the beautiful grounds of the castles and views of the ocean. After lunch, architecture and opulence abound at this 59-room Stuart-style mansion situated beautifully atop Castle Hill. Enjoy views of Crane Beach and the wonderfully designed landscape and gardens. Lunch will be in Essex, MA on our way to our second destination. 

**Please note that Hammond Castle is not handicap accessible and both locations require walking and stairs

When: Monday, August 12 | Leave KCC at 8:45am – Return to the KCC approximately 4pm

Cost: $68/coach bus transportation, admission, and guided tour. Lunch is on your own. Register by July 5th.