SMITHSONIAN JOURNEYS EXPERTS

Christopher Griffin

Christopher Griffin

Smithsonian Journeys Expert Christopher Griffin hails from the West of Ireland and studied at Trinity College and University College in Dublin, where earned a first-class Master’s in Anglo-Irish Studies. He taught many courses relevant to this travel program during his 28 years as a professor of humanities in Washington, D.C. His courses have involved much pre-history, history and other aspects of civilization and cultures.  Also, for more than seven years, Christopher has been a lecturer in English at The George Washington University, where he teaches poetry, drama, and fiction. He has been a study leader on several Smithsonian Journeys tours, including “The Emerald Isle” and a transatlantic cruise.

WHAT OUR TRAVELERS SAY

Christopher [Griffin] added so much to this trip. He is passionate about his work and Ireland. He was a joy to meet and listen to and learn from. 


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UPCOMING TOURS

A Transatlantic Voyage

13 days | Starting at: $6,495
May 4, 2015 - May 16, 2015
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The Emerald Isle

13 days | Starting at: $5,258
Aug 9, 2015 - Aug 21, 2015
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