LDS Church History Tours


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CALENDAR AT A GLANCE – schedule updated immediately as
new tours are announced


Nov 24-Dec 7                      Awesome Israel!                             Tour IS41
Currently full; join our Wait List 


Feb 9-21                            Awesome Israel!                           Tour IS42
Currently full; join our Wait List

MAY 2018

May 4-16                           Awesome Israel!                          Tour IS44
Currently full; join our Wait List

May 20-30              England & Wales – LDS History            Tour E14
LDS Apostle missionaries, King James Bible Translators,
English Authors

JUNE 2018

June 4-15                             The Grand Tour                          Tour GT24
(Palmyra-Kirtland AND Missouri-Nauvoo-Winter Quarters)

June 8-20                            Awesome Israel!                             Tour IS45

June 18-23                      Palmyra to Kirtland                    Tour N76

June 23-29          Missouri to Nauvoo to Winter Quarters        Tour M92

JULY 2018

July 14-20               Missouri to Nauvoo to Winter Quarters         Tour M93S
ALL SPANISH!  With Nauvoo Pageants!

July 28-August 3       Missouri to Nauvoo to Winter Quarters        Tour M94
With Nauvoo Pageants!


August 6-11          Kirtland Week with Karl Ricks Anderson        Tour KA22
In-depth Kirtland with its expert!  

August 15-28        Scotland-England-Wales with Dr Ron Dennis       Tour SW04
 Focus on Welsh ancestry & LDS history


September 1-8    Sharon-Palmyra-Kirtland with Karl Ricks Anderson   Tour KA23

 September 10-15                 Palmyra to Kirtland                             Tour N77

September 24-October 5                  The Grand Tour                                    Tour GT25
(Palmyra-Kirtland AND Missouri-Nauvoo-Winter Quarters)


 October 8-13                   Palmyra to Kirtland                          Tour N78

October 13-19      Missouri to Nauvoo to Winter Quarters          Tour M95

October 13-20   Sharon-Palmyra-Kirtland with Karl Ricks Anderson     Tour KA24

October 8-22      JOURNEYS OF PAULRome tour & Mediterranean Cruise        Tour JP02
  Further details soon to be announced! 


Nov 23-Dec 6                      Awesome Israel!                             Tour IS46

See more details of above by clicking tour numbers at right or the links below

Palmyra New York-Kirtland – Tour I

Palmyra to Kirtland Tours cover the sites in the areas of Palmyra, Fayette, Harmony and Kirtland.  Tours also include the first night at Niagara Falls, Canada to enjoy some unforgettable sightseeing before beginning the inspiring Church history portion of the tour.  Click here to see tour schedule & more details…

Missouri-Illinois-Iowa-Winter Quarters – Tour II

Missouri/Nauvoo Tours lasting six days cover Missouri’s prophetic and historic sites, Nauvoo/Carthage, the Iowa Pioneer Trial, and Winter Quarters.   Click here to see tour schedule & more details…

Grand Tour:  Tour I Palmyra New York-Kirtland WITH Tour II Missouri-Illinois-Iowa-Winter Quarters – Tour III

Combine Tours I and II into a twelve-day adventure experiencing the sites of tours I and II.  Saves hundreds over doing each tour separately by saving one round-trip airline flight.  Superb value!  Click here to see tour schedule & more details…

SHARON VERMONT to KIRTLAND OHIO with Karl Ricks Anderson

We are pleased to offer an opportunity to tour these memorable sites with the incredible Karl Ricks Anderson.  An Institute instructor/director, bishop, stake president, area authority, patriarch, author and historian, Brother Anderson is highly qualified to present this important history in a delightful and thorough manner.  We’ll begin in Sharon Vermont where the prophet Joseph Smith was born to a faithful, loving family.  We’ll visit the humble cabin site, the magnificent monument dedicated to the prophet of the restoration, and family sites in the immediate vicinity.  Then on to beautiful upstate New York to visit several very important sites of the early Saints (South Bainbridge, Colesville, Harmony) and where the restoration began with Joseph’s vision in Palmyra.  Then on to Kirtland sites for two and a half days learning of the magnificent events that took place there.  Afternoon visit and boat ride at Niagara Falls USA; Palmyra Temple session; Kirtland Temple tour–amazing 8 days!  Click here for more info…

A Week in KIRTLAND with Karl Ricks Anderson

Experience Kirtland like never before.  Spend six enjoyable and inspiring days with Karl Ricks Anderson in and around the Kirtland area.  Learn of the crucial early days of the Restoration and heavenly manifestations experienced in this area.  Amazing, in-depth study of Joseph Smith and Doctrine & Covenants revelations received in the Kirtland area with this fabulous author, lecturer, patriarch.  Karl Anderson is the world’s leading authority on Kirtland.  Don’t miss this incredible, unique opportunity!  Deluxe lodging, outstanding meals, inspiring presentations.  See more details…


This new tour, lead by the incredible Karl Ricks Anderson, will visit the newly-restored sites at Harmony and the Susquehanna River commemorating the restoration of the Priesthood.  New buildings have been erected at the site:  Joseph & Emma’s home and her parents’ home, Isaac & Elizabeth Hale.  There is also a new, beautiful visitor’s center/chapel to help tell the story of this area and the crucial events that transpired here with the restoration of the gospel.  Both priesthoods were restored here and near here, most of the Book of Mormon translation, Joseph & Emma’s first baby was born & died within a few hours–truly important events!  We’ll also visit the restored Joseph Knight Sr home and Josiah Stowell home in Colesville and South Bainbridge.  Then on to the Palmyra area for the Sacred Grove, two Smith homes,  an optional Palmyra Temple session, Hill Cumorah, and also Fayette for the Peter Whitmer Sr re-built home.  This tour is great for anyone but of particular interest to those who have been to these sites before and is now seeking to see these newly-restored sites and once again take in the reverent feelings at these sites.  THIS TOUR MAY BE OFFERED IN 2018, DEPENDING UPON DEMAND–let us know if you are interested!  Click here for details…

TREK to ZION – Winter Quarters to Salt Lake

Fabulous 6-day bus tour following the Mormon Trail from Winter Quarters through Nebraska and Wyoming to the Salt Lake Valley.  Weave stories from the journals of those who took this journey on foot and by wagon to fulfill their dream of building Zion and living in peace in the Rocky Mountains.  These humbling tales of miracles and blessings by far surpass the heartbreaks of this arduous journey–you will be amazed at and inspired by the sacrifices and great faith in our pioneer heritage.  Click here for details…

Awesome Israel!

Awesome it truly is to be where Jesus Christ was born, grew up, taught, performed so many miracles, was crucified, and then after three days resurrected in triumph over all his enemies on earth and in hell.  It is the land of Old and New Testament prophets.  Experience meaningful scriptures where they happened: Elijah’s duel on the top of Mt Carmel, the Savior’s words on the Mount of Beatitudes, in a beautiful wooden boat on the Sea of Galilee, at Capernaum, in the Mount of Olives amphitheater overlooking Jerusalem (just to name a few!).  Bear testimony of the Savior at a special devotional service at the Garden Tomb.  Sites visited: Joppa, Netanya, Caesarea, Haifa, Mt Carmel, Armageddon, Megiddo, Nazareth, Tiberias, Sea of Galilee, Capernaum, Caesarea Philippi, Tel Dan, Jordan River, Beit Shean, Jericho, Dead Sea, Qumran, Masada fortress, Bethlehem, Jerusalem, Bethany and more!  Enjoy inspiring presentations and scriptures throughout this life-changing journey experiencing AWESOME ISRAEL!  See more details…

Scotland & Wales – Ancestral & LDS Church History

Wouldn’t it be wonderful if you could be offered an opportunity to wander around the towns of your Welsh and Scottish ancestors and visit the countries they came from?  Now you can!  Mormon Heritage Association is teaming up with Dr. Ronald D. Dennis to provide a customized Welsh and Scottish family history and LDS Church history tour offered no where else!  Ron is Professor Emeritus of Portuguese and Welsh at Brigham Young University, and author of twelve books on Welsh Mormon History.  See many important LDS History sites in Scotland, Wales, & England where missionary work in a foreign land began and where many emigrated from as they answered the call to gather to Zion.  See more details…

England & Wales – Early Church History

An exciting 11-day tour to England to celebrate and honor the mission to England of the early Apostles.  Learn of the immense successes of these incredibly faithful men at sites such as the Benbow Farm, among others.  Exciting opportunity to enjoy the crucial early Church history in England and the great harvest that took place there.  Also, enjoy England’s own history while visiting elegant castles, Buckingham Palace, the Tower of London, etc., on your free days.  Exceptionally knowledgeable historians and experienced tour guides, Richard Lambert & Bill Rowley have created and will host this unique tour which is available nowhere else!  See more details…  

Journeys of Paul – Mediterranean Cruise

BIG NEWS!  Our “Journeys of Paul” cruise is all set for October 8-22, 2018!  Join us on this amazing adventure exploring sites of the Apostle Paul’s missionary travels.  Immerse yourself in the sites and spirit of early Christian history while visiting Italy, Greece, and Turkey.  Feel pampered as we sail the bluest of blue seas, the Mediterranean Sea.  Explore the cities to which Paul wrote the books of Romans, Ephesians, and Corinthians.  Enjoy 3 days/2 nights in exotic Rome, capital of the ancient Roman Empire.  Travel with knowledgeable and professional MHA and local site guides who provide inspiring teaching, uplifting fellowship, and take care of all the details.  Discover ancient ruins, fascinating history, picturesque landscapes, and cultural richness.  Rome, Messina & Taormina Sicily, Valletta & Mdina Malta, Mykonos, Ephesus, Santorini, Athens, Corinth, Naples & Pompeii.  Click here for details:  Tour JP02

Register online or contact Mormon Heritage Association

at 801-272-5601   or   866-335-5601 (toll-free within the U.S.)

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To request ANY of these tours for your large group or organization, or for more information, contact us 801-272-5601.

Traveling alone?  Would you like help finding a roommate to decrease your tour price?  Let us know when you REGISTER and we’ll do what we can to connect you with a compatible roommate.  You might just make a new, long-lasting friendship!

(ON ANY TOUR, once group seats are ticketed, price subject to current market airfare prices for like or similar flights; call for details inside of 45 days before departure.)

Tours Hosted by – Karl Ricks Anderson, Clinton Day, Janet Day, Jordan Finley, Sam Fowers, Jana Fowers, Carl Grossen, Randy & Shirlene Halford, Robb Hoch, Melissa Hoch, Bob Jones, Richard N.W. Lambert, Phillip Leatherwood, George Masters, Kenny Mays, James W. McConkie, Judith McConkie, Jay McCarthy, Ronald R. Millburn, Perry Montoya, Chad & Shelly Morris, V. Lyle Mumford, David Robinson, Hal W. Romrell, Bill Rowley, Janet Rowley, Richard V. & Lee Ann Scott, John Shoell, Missy Shoell Chavez, Joe Staker, Patty Steadman, Sheila Stephens, Briant & Jamie Stringham, Janelle Thomas Kendrick, Mike Vielstich, Brent D. Ward, Logan Zemp, Cyndy Zemp.

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