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

Inside the Russian Space Program <p>Our behind-the-scenes exploration of the Russian space program features a VIP viewing of the manned launch of a Soyuz spacecraft.</p>

Inside the Russian Space Program

9 days | May 24 - Jun 1, 2017

Smithsonian at Oxford <p>Spend a week living at historic Oxford University and sample life as an Oxford student. Study with renowned Oxford tutors and delve into one of the two fascinating courses.</p>

Smithsonian at Oxford

8 days | Jul 2 - 9, 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

french-riviera-arts

The French Riviera and Modern Masters

9 days | Starting at: $5,490
Oct 1 - 9, 2016

iceland-northern-lights

Northern Lights of Iceland

7 days | Starting at: $6,195
Multiple departures between 2016 & 2017

impressionism

Paris and Normandy: Masters of Impressionism

8 days | Starting at: $5,850
Oct 8 - 15, 2016

hudson-river-cruise

Art Along the Hudson

9 days | Starting at: $4,825
Oct 14 - 22, 2016
Oct 13 - 21, 2017

astronomy-arizona

Astronomy in Arizona

5 days | Starting at: $2,895
Oct 30 - Nov 3, 2016
May 22 - 26, 2017

cuba

Discover Cuba: Its People and Culture

9-10 days | Starting at: $5,895
Multiple departures between 2016 & 2017

vietnam-war

Tracing the War in Vietnam

14 days | Starting at: $5,995
Multiple departures between 2016 & 2017

christmas-london

Christmas in Victorian London

8 days | Starting at: $6,395
Dec 22 - 29, 2016

eastern-cuba

Havana and Eastern Cuba

10 days | Starting at: $6,695
Multiple departures in 2017

art-philadelphia

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
May 12 - 22, 2017

heartland

Iconic Art and Architecture of America’s Heartland

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

russian-space-program

Inside the Russian Space Program

9 days | Starting at: $14,295
May 24 - Jun 1, 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

switzerland-arts

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

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

yellowstone-eclipse

2017 Total Solar Eclipse

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

chicago-stay

The Arts of Chicago

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

celebrate-smithsonian

Celebrate Smithsonian

Coming in 2017