Tag: Tours

Behind-the scenes tours hosted at Nevada State Museum

Typically in a museum, there are only so many sections to observe what’s displayed behind walls and walls of plexiglass. While that’s enjoyable, little do visitors know there are more hidden treasures in vaults below the first floor, such as the Nevada State Museum on Carson…

Go garden-gazing on these local spring tours

So many flowers! So many tours! It must be spring. April and May bring the return of several annual home and garden tours to the greater Sacramento area. While supporting good causes, these tours also represent opportunities to see several private gardens and historic houses that…

Grand Central guide suspended for giving offl imits tours

The MTA has suspended its Grand Central Terminal guru for allegedly giving secret, forbidden tours of the commuter cathedral, sources said. Dan Brucker worked for the MTA for three decades, most recently guiding tourists through “off-limits” areas at Grand Central, including a power station, a control…

Company Plans To Offer Deep-Sea Tours Of Titanic Wreckage

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — One hundred and five years ago, the Titanic struck an iceberg on its maiden voyage, sinking to the bottom of the ocean and killing 1,500 people. Now, a company is preparing to offers tours of the wreck. The Titanic was called the “ship…