STRAWBERRY HILL POVITICA
Experience the magic that goes into making the world-famous Strawberry Hill Povitica while sampling various flavors of this delectable swirled dessert bread. Enjoy a free cup of coffee while you learn about Strawberry Hill's rich cultural heritage. Watch artisan bakers take traditional family recipes from dough to delicious through a large glass viewing window while being guided in a fun but informative visit
Tour details: Tours may be arranged through the Merriam Visitors Bureau at 913-403-8999 (local) or 866-707-6534 (toll free). Groups must include 10 people or more (40 max) with a pre-booked tour appointment only (no walk-in tours). Tour planner & bus
driver eachreceive one free loaf for motor coach based trips and all tour participants receive 20% off purchases made during the tour.
K.C. STRINGS VIOLIN SHOP
Tour details: 25 people minimum / 40 max;
feeof $5.00 per person (payable in one check); tours only offered Mon‐Fri at 10:00 or 10:30 a.m. and must be arranged with the Merriam Visitors Bureau at 913-403-8999. Tours may not be arranged directly with K.C. Strings. Tours NOT available during school breaks or during August and September.
Tour details: Call the Merriam Visitors Bureau at 913-403-8999 to schedule; tours offered Mon-Fri only after 10:00 am by appointment; we appreciate a 2-week cancellation notice; tours last approximately 30-45 minutes; tour is suitable for ages 10 years and older; cost: $7.00 pp (min 10/max 40) – includes take-home candle for each paying tour participant.
Motor-coachgroups: bus driver and tour escort receive a complimentary tour. Other info: warehouse environment, please dress accordingly; this is a standing/walking tour; those sensitive or allergic to fragrance should avoid this tour.
Tour details: 25+ people (minimum);
feeof $5.00 per person (payable in one check) includes take‐home guitar pick; tours scheduled exclusively through the Merriam Visitors Bureau at 913-403-8999. Tours may not be arranged directly with GuitarLamp. Private tour receptions, karaoke DVD, t-shirts and more available by request (fees apply; please inquire).
GEORGETOWN PHARMACY OLD-FASHIONED SODA SHOP
Tour details: Group tours are offered Monday-Friday only and require a minimum of 10 people / 25 max. (bus groups may also pre-order to go without a tour). Price per person is $5.00 and tour operator will choose either a 2-scoop sundae or ice-cream soda for members on the tour (pre-selected two weeks in advance to allow for proper serving time). Tours must be scheduled through the Merriam Visitors Bureau at 913-403-8999.
Need a little down time to unwind and relax? The Tim Murphy Art Gallery at the Irene B. French Community Center is the ideal place for a quiet and peaceful motor coach stop (with plenty of restrooms for that mid‐day break). Each month, a new group of artists and their works are on display on the third level (elevator provided) of the community center. Art is available for purchase on this self‐guided tour.
TIM MURPHY ART GALLERY
Tour details: Tours are not available the last Sunday through the first Friday of each month.
Motor coachesmay park in the north lot of the facility. The gallery is free of charge and openduring normal community center hours. Please call ahead to make sure the new display is viewable at 913‐322‐5550. Location: 5701 Merriam Drive in downtown Merriam.