Explore Edgar Cayce's hometown and visit locations of his life while witnessing the Solar Eclipse!
The timing of this trip couldn't be more perfect! You will be in the right place at the right time, as Hopkinsville, Kentucky, is listed as the best place to witness the 2017 Solar Eclipse of the Sun (visit Astronomy.com to learn more)! Imagine being in Edgar Cayce's hometown for this spectacular event!
Journey to the birthplace of Edgar Cayce accompanied by A.R.E.'s executive director and CEO, Kevin J. Todeschi, on this exciting adventure. Meet local historian William Turner, who also happens to be Edgar Cayce’s cousin, as our group is lead through the history of Edgar's life, exploring special sites from his childhood--perhaps you read about them in his biographies, There Is a River and Edgar Cayce: An American Prophet--and explore where it all began for "the sleeping prophet."
Kevin will take you around the county to visit important locations in Edgar's life, like his elementary school, church (where he taught Sunday school!), boyhood home (where he slept on that spelling book!), the location of his angelic vision, the pond where his grandfather drowned in 1881 (though Edgar continue to see and speak with him after his death!). You'll even visit the houses where Edgar once lived, where he gave his first formal reading in 1901, Wesley Ketchum’s office, and Edgar and Gertrude’s grave sites.
Aside from the serene, rolling farmland in southwest Kentucky, you will also get the opportunity to explore the legendary country music capital of Nashville, Tennessee. Here you will soak up the rich history of this exciting city! Details are being planned now! Check back for updates.
This is a once-in-a-lifetime adventure that you will carry with you always!
Stay tuned for more details and registration information on this exciting tour!
About A.R.E. Tours
For more than forty years, the A.R.E. has been offering annual travel programs to explore concepts in the Edgar Cayce material while visiting a variety of travel destinations that focus on insights from the Cayce readings, dreams, meditation, as well as all of the activities popular with "regular" tourists.
The tour content is meant to provide an educational and enrichment element that is not found on most tours. All of the tours are led by outstanding speakers and teachers in the metaphysical and holistic fields, specifically from the Edgar Cayce perspective. Top local guides, who are also part of each program, highlight the historical and cultural aspects that would be included in any first class tour. Special care is taken to include the heart and soul of the areas visited. Emphasis is placed on sacred sites and areas of historic spiritual significance.
is executive director and CEO of Edgar Cayce’s Association for Research & Enlightenment (A.R.E.) and Atlantic University (AU). He is responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of the Edgar Cayce organizations. As both student and teacher of the Cayce material for 35 years, he has lectured on five continents in front of thousands of individuals. A prolific writer, he is the author of more than 25 books, including the best-selling Edgar Cayce on the Akashic Records, Edgar Cayce on Auras and Colors (co-author), and his most recent book Contemporary Cayce, an overview of the Cayce material written in easy-to-understand language, which he co-authored with Henry Reed, PhD.