MiM Northwest Passage

July 26, 2017 @ 3:00 pm – July 30, 2017 @ 11:00 am

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The NCM’s Museum in Motion heads to the coastal region of Seattle, Washington in July of 2017 for an adventure filled 3 days / 4 night stay at a 5-star resort. Be a part of Seattle / Tacoma area and experience the beautiful Mount Rainier. See the ever popular Lemay Museums, Seattle Center (home of the Space Needle) as well as the popular Pike Place Market. We hope you can join us for MIM ‘Northwest Passage’.

We want to thank Lifetime Members – Vince Perriello (NCM Staff) and Len Tucker (former Board Member) for their assistance in planning and graciously stepping up to guide this fun-filled week together!

As with all MiM Tours, space is limited so make sure you sign on to NCM eNews to get the latest information on all events including opening of registration and fees. GPS highly recommended! Questions, contact Karen or Bryce

Registration fee

  • NCM Members – Primary Registrant (driver and car) $1850 / alternate driver $300
  • NCM Non-MembersPrimary Registrant (driver and car) $1890 / alternate driver $340

(includes 1 year discounted membership to NCM upon completion of tour)


Advance registration closes at 5pm CT Tuesday, June 15th, 2017.

No registration is available after that date.


Advance registration includes the entire event consisting of:

  • All admissions, tours, all breakfasts, 2 lunches and 1 dinner
  • 4-night stay at Cedarbrook Lodge
  • Souvenir Custom Event hardcard credential and lanyard
  • All cancellations prior to close date will be charged a $10 processing fee per person
  • No refunds or cancellations after Advance Registration closes

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Host Hotel:

Cedarbrook Lodge

18525 36th Ave. S.

Sea Tac, WA 98118



2017 MiM ‘Northwest Passage’
3:00pm or after Check-in Cedarbrook Lodge

Rated 5-star – Cedarbrook Lodge is situated on eleven lush acres, surrounded by a perimeter of seven additional areas of natural restored wetlands. Cedarbrook reflects the ambiance of a discreet quintessentially Northwest hideaway. Among Seattle airport hotels, you’ll find it unexpectedly amazing.

  •  18525 36th Ave S. Sea Tac, WA 98118 

** Lodging included in registration **



6:00pm (EST) Meet n’ Greet Dinner

  • Buffet in Copperleaf Restaurant & Bar on grounds
  • Driver meeting – talk about the week’s adventure

 ** Dinner included in registration **





Continental Breakfast at Hotel – Tamarack Hall


8:00am Depart Cedarbrook Lodge for Mount Rainier National Park

  •  Nisqually Entrance – 39000 State Route 706 E. Ashford, WA
  • Park Pass included in your registration


10:45am Arrive Mount Rainier National Park Nisqually Entrance

Ascending to 14,410 feet above sea level, Mount Rainier stands as an icon in the Washington landscape. An active volcano, Mount Rainier is the most glaciated peak in the contiguous U.S.A., spawning six major rivers. Subalpine wildflower meadows ring the icy volcano while ancient forest cloaks Mount Rainier’s lower slopes. Wildlife abounds in the park’s ecosystems. A lifetime of discovery awaits.

  •  39000 State Route 706 E. Ashford, WA

** Park Pass included in registration **



11:30am – 1:00pm Arrive Paradise Inn Lodge & Dining

The historic Paradise Inn, a concessioner-operated hotel, offers lodging, a dining room and a gift shop. Imagine the setting of Mt. Rainier and all its splendor as the backdrop to a perfect meal guaranteed to satisfy the heartiest adventurer. Early pioneers never had it so good!

  •  Choose from a menu of 3 entrees
  • Lunch included in registration




1:10pm – 2:00pm Arrive Paradise Jackson Visitor Center

The new Paradise Jackson Visitor Center offers general information, exhibits, the new park film, guided ranger programs, book/gift store and cafeteria. Hear the park ranger’s fascinating stories of Paradise area and the historic Paradise Inn.



2:00pm – 4:00pm Enjoy scenic ride through Mount Rainier National Park

  •  Group photo op sometime during afternoon drive






Arrive back at Cedarbrook Lodge

  •  Dinner & evening on your own






Continental Breakfast at Hotel – Tamarack Hall


9:15am – 9:30am Board Motorcoach and depart for Museum of Flight


9:45am – 11:15am Arrive Museum of Flight

Travel through time and space! The Museum of Flight is full of an incredible collection of aircraft, spacecraft, artifacts, galleries, exhibits, facts and stories that embody the past, present and future of flight.

  •   Private docent tour

 ** Tour admission included in registration **



11:30am / 1:30pm Arrive Pike Place Market

Welcome to Pike Place Market, Seattle’s epicenter of fresh produce, specialty foods and independent businesses. Within the nine-acre historic district you’ll discover dozens of farmers, a bustling crafts market, and more than 200 unique owner-operated shops. There are more than 80 restaurants to tempt you, from take-out counters specializing in donuts to fine dining establishments. Bring your appetite and enjoy exploring Pike Place Market.

  • Stroll and explore on your own

** Lunch on your own **



1:45pm Arrive Seattle Center

Originally built for the 1962 World’s Fair, the 74-acre (30 ha) Seattle Center is a park, arts, and entertainment center in Seattle. Its landmark feature is the 605-foot (184 m) tall Space Needle, a now-iconic building that was, at its completion, the tallest building west of the Mississippi River.

  •  Spend the afternoon walking and exploring the Seattle Center
  • Seattle Center




6:00pm Meet back at Motorcoach



Arrive back at Cedarbrook Lodge

  •  Dinner and evening on your own


Continental Breakfast at Hotel – Tamarack Hall


9:00am – 9:15am Driver Meeting Hotel Lobby


9:30am Depart for LeMay America’s Car Museum

  •  2702 East D Street Tacoma, WA 98421


10:00am – 2:00pm Arrive LeMay America’s Car Museum

Guaranteed to be an unforgettable experience. With so many vehicles under one roof, they have something everyone will get excited about. They are an automobiles lover’s dream. Whether you’re a collector, an enthusiast, or just a fan of cars, this experience will captivate your imagination.

** Self-guided tour admission and lunch included in registration **



2:15pm Depart for LeMay Marymount Museum

  •  325 152nd St. E. Tacoma, WA 98445




2:45pm – 5:00pm Arrive LeMay Marymount Museum

The LeMay Family Collection Foundation at the Marymount Event Center is a non-profit organization, with the vision of preserving and showcasing America’s artifacts for future generations. The LeMay family collections include over 1,500 vintage vehicles, plus related Americana (dolls, toys, antiques, farm equipment, etc.) and much of that is located at Marymount, a distinct campus with a unique history all its own.

 ** Tour admission included in registration **




500pm – 5:30pm Depart / Arrive at Hotel

  •  18525 36th Ave S. Sea Tac, WA 98118

 ** Lodging included in registration **




6:00pm Evening on your own!!!

  •  Dinner on your own




Continental Breakfast at Hotel – Tamarack Hall and Check Out
Travel safely home and thank you for joining the

MiM ‘Northwest Passage’ Tour


Registration closed