Trip to Barrington’s Sanfilippo Estate

Park Forest, IL—(ENEWSPF)—June 22, 2012.  On Wednesday, July 18th at 9:30 a.m., the bus will depart from the Rich Township Senior Center, 297 Liberty Drive, Park Forest, for a tour of Barrington’s Sanfilippo Estate.

The 3-hour tour begins in the Sanfilippo Estate’s main residence, where we will view and learn about the collection of automated music machines, their history, restoration efforts, as well as, the opulent details of the residence’s French Second Empire setting.  Selections include: early Edison and Victrola Phonographs, Barrel Organs, Disk Players, Violin Machines and Nickelodeons.  The tour includes the Carousel Pavilion where you’ll enjoy hearing a selection of Dance Organs, Band Organs, Calliopes and Fairground Organs.

Prior to the tour, you will enjoy a delightful luncheon at the Grill 111 restaurant.  You will need to make an entree choice or Roast Pork Loin, Chicken Parmesan or Parmesan Crusted Tilapia. 

The bus will return to the Rich Township Senior Center at approximately 6:30 p.m.

The cost of the trip is $67 per person and includes round-trip bus transportation, lunch and the Estate tour. 

Reservations can be made by phone only by calling 708-748-5454.  Payment must be made within three days of making your reservation.