Special Interest Travel

American Art in Philadelphia  <p>Delve into exceptional art collections in Philadelphia and its environs accompanied by art historian Jason LaFountain. </p>

American Art in Philadelphia

5 days | Mar 6 - 10, 2017

Italian Cars <p>Discover how ingenuity sparked Italy’s love affair with the automobile as you trace the history of legendary innovators and meet with contemporary designers. Plus, enjoy a grand finale watching vintage cars on the exciting annual <em>Mille Miglia</em> car rally. </p>

Italian Cars

11 days | May 9 - 19, 2017

Masterpieces of American Art <p>Celebrate the genius of American art during visits to the spectacular Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, the venerated Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, and more!</p>

Masterpieces of American Art

5 days | Apr 4 - 8, 2017

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Pursue your particular passion in depth on one of our specialty tours that are truly unique. Join travelers who share your interest in topics ranging from art to astronomy, and from film festivals to military history. Celebrate a Victorian Christmas in London in the tradition of Charles Dickens, take a course at Oxford University, walk the Way of Saint James to Santiago, or explore our national parks and view a total solar eclipse. Wherever you go, Smithsonian Journeys opens doors, assuring you of a topnotch learning experience. 

Special Interest Journeys

cuba

Discover Cuba: Its People and Culture

9 days | Starting at: $6,295
Multiple departures between 2016 & 2017

vietnam-war

Tracing the War in Vietnam

14 days | Starting at: $5,995
Feb 4 - 17, 2017
Nov 4 - 17, 2017

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Northern Lights of Iceland

7 days | Starting at: $6,595
Multiple departures in 2017

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Havana and Eastern Cuba

10 days | Starting at: $6,995
Feb 15 - 24, 2017

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American Art in Philadelphia

5 days | Starting at: $3,395
Mar 6 - 10, 2017

american-art

Masterpieces of American Art

5 days | Starting at: $2,850
Apr 4 - 8, 2017

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Italian Cars

11 days | Starting at: $6,990
May 9 - 19, 2017

heartland

Iconic Art and Architecture of America’s Heartland

4 days | Starting at: $2,550
May 16 - 19, 2017

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Smithsonian at the 70th Cannes Film Festival

10 days | Starting at: $5,995
May 21 - 30, 2017

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Inside the Russian Space Program

9 days | Starting at: $14,295
May 22 - 30, 2017

astronomy-arizona

Astronomy in Arizona

5 days | Starting at: $3,150
May 22 - 26, 2017

beatles

The Beatles and Beyond

8 days | Starting at: $6,395
May 28 - Jun 4, 2017
Aug 23 - 30, 2017

spoleto-festival

Smithsonian at the Spoleto Festival

6 days | Starting at: $3,695
Jun 5 - 10, 2017

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Art Across Switzerland

8 days | Starting at: $5,195
Jun 12 - 19, 2017
Sep 3 - 10, 2017

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Smithsonian at the San Francisco Opera

4 days | Starting at: $3,695
Jun 13 - 16, 2017

oxford

Smithsonian at Oxford

8 days | Starting at: $4,895
Jul 2 - 9, 2017

montreal-and-quebec

Montréal and Québec

7 days | Starting at: $4,995
Jul 16 - 22, 2017

chautauqua

Smithsonian at Chautauqua

8 days | Starting at: $3,595
Jul 22 - 29, 2017

maine-cruise

Art Along the Coast of Maine

9 days | Starting at: $4,825
Jul 28 - Aug 5, 2017

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2017 Total Solar Eclipse

8 days | Starting at: $6,295
Aug 16 - 23, 2017

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The Arts of Chicago

6 days | Starting at: $3,490
Sep 3 - 8, 2017
Sep 24 - 29, 2017

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Toronto Film Festival

6 days | Starting at: $3,995
Sep 6 - 11, 2017

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Celebrate Smithsonian

Coming in 2017

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Art Along the Hudson

9 days | Starting at: $4,825
Oct 13 - 21, 2017