2020 Hill Cumorah Pageant Tour with Ken and Holly Peterson

Dates July 8 - 13, 2020
Destination Palmyra, NY; Fayette: Susquehanna River; Niagara Falls, NY; Kirtland, OH;
Duration 6 days 5 nights
Price From 1,355

Join Morris Murdock Escorted Tours and Ken Peterson and his wife Holly on this unforgettable tour to the early sites of the Restoration including the Hill Cumorah Pageant.

Some of the many highlights of this tour include; The Sacred Grove & Smith homestead, Hill Cumorah Pageant, the new Priesthood restoration site in Harmony, Gettysburg, Niagara Falls and the Kirtland Temple.

Whether you are tracing family roots or exploring the restoration, you will gain insightful information, relive wonderful stories of faith and endurance and enjoy the wonderful teaching of Brother Ken Peterson.

Questions? Contact:

Dani Edmunds, Tour Manager
Tel: (801) 483-6114
Email Dani

Day 1: Wednesday, July 8, 2020


Depart this morning for Palmyra, NY. We get acquainted with our group at dinner as we look forward to the trip ahead.    

Meals : Dinner
Day 2: Thursday, July 9, 2020

Palmyra - Fayette - Hill Cumorah Pageant   

Early this morning we visit the Sacred Grove and reflect on the special events that took place here. Next, we visit the restored home and farm of Joseph Smith Sr., including the restored log cabin where the family lived at the time of the first vision and angel Moroni’s visit to the prophet. Next, we stop at the E.B. Grandin Building where the Book of Mormon was printed. After lunch, we visit the grave site of Alvin Smith, Joseph’s eldest brother. We continue to Fayette, NY to visit the Peter Whitmer Farm where the Church was organized on April 6, 1830. Tonight, we visit Hill Cumorah and witness the highlight of our tour, “The Hill Cumorah Pageant.”

Meals : Breakfast, Dinner
Day 3: Friday, July 10, 2020

Harmony, PA- Palmyra   

Today we visit the Priesthood Restoration site in Susquehanna County, PA. We tour the new visitor’s center and meetinghouse, the reconstructed homes of Joseph and Emma Smith and Isaac and Elizabeth Hale, the woods where John the Baptist restored the priesthood, the baptismal site at the Susquehanna River, and the new statuary.

Meals : Breakfast
Day 4: Saturday, July 11, 2020

Niagara Falls -Kirtland  

We continue our journey to Niagara Falls, the oldest state park in the USA. We board the Maid of the Mist boat which passes directly in front of the falls and enters Horseshoe Basin. This is a fun activity not to be missed!  After free time for lunch and shopping, we travel to Kirtland, OH. 

Meals : Breakfast, Dinner
Day 5: Sunday, July 12, 2020


Following Sacrament Meeting and picnic lunch at the Temple Quarry, we visit the Morley Farm, the Kirtland Temple, and the historic Kirtland village including the LDS Visitor’s Center, the Whitney Home and Store, the Johnson Inn, the Ashery, and the Sawmill.   

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 6: Monday, July 13, 2020

Hiram - Cleveland Airport - Home  

This morning we depart for Hiram, OH to visit the John Johnson Farm.  It was at the Johnson farm that Joseph Smith received the vision of the three degrees of glory.  We conclude our tour with a late afternoon flight home and a better appreciation for the life of the Prophet Joseph and the early saints.

Meals : Breakfast


  • 1 tour-bus experience for the whole tour
  • 5-night's hotel accommodations
  • Meals as specified on itinerary (B,L,D)
  • Meal gratuities
  • Ground transportation via deluxe air-conditioned motorcoach
  • Group transfers
  • All Admissions and activities as specified in itinerary
  • Taxes on included services
  • Tour guide/Church Historian 

Not Included:

  • Group Airfare
  • Additional transfers when not arriving or departing with group
  • Meals not specified in itinerary
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Trip cancellation and baggage insurance
  • Checked baggage fees
  • Bus Driver and Historian gratuities

Optional Pricing:

  • Airfare additional (call for pricing)
  • Single price: $1,755
  • Triple price: $1,305
  • Quad price: $1,255
  • Cash Discount: $45.00

Payment Terms:

  • $250.00 per-person due at booking time
  • Final payment due May 8, 2020
  • A minimum number of 30 passengers are needed for this tour to depart
  • Terms & Conditions