Special Interest Travel

Mystery Lover's England  <p>Enjoy the International Harrogate Crime Writing Festival and take a trip through modern-day London to visit the landscapes that inspired Sherlock Holmes.</p>

Mystery Lover's England

7 days | Jul 20 - 26, 2016

Smithsonian at Chautauqua <p>Nestled along picturesque Lake Chautauqua, join us for a thought-provoking week offering in-depth discussions on our continued quest for evidence of life in the Universe. </p>

Smithsonian at Chautauqua

8 days | Jul 16 - 23, 2016

The Battle of Britain <p>Enjoy an in-depth guided tour of the major sites from the Battle of Britain, explore the best preserved World War II airfield in the United Kingdom, and attend the famous Farnborough Air Show. </p>

The Battle of Britain

9 days | Jul 8 - 16, 2016

FIND A TOUR


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 Impressionist art to astronomy, and from film festivals to military history. Attend your choice of seminars at Oxford University or explore our national parks during the centennial anniversary of our park system in 2016. Wherever you go, Smithsonian Journeys opens doors, assuring you of a topnotch learning experience. 

Special Interest Journeys

Discover Cuba: Its People and Culture

Discover Cuba: Its People and Culture

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

Northern Lights of Iceland

Northern Lights of Iceland

7 days | Starting at: $5,995
Multiple departures in 2016

Springtime at the Metropolitan Opera

Springtime at the Metropolitan Opera

5 days | Starting at: $3,295
Apr 11 - 15, 2016

Masterpieces of American Art

Masterpieces of American Art

5 days | Starting at: $2,685
Apr 12 - 16, 2016

The French Riviera & Modern Masters

The French Riviera & Modern Masters

9 days | Starting at: $5,490
Apr 22 - 30, 2016
Oct 1 - 9, 2016

Remembering the Great War

Remembering the Great War

8 days | Starting at: $4,995
Apr 29 - May 6, 2016
Sep 16 - 23, 2016

Paris & Normandy: Masters of Impressionism

Paris & Normandy: Masters of Impressionism

8 days | Starting at: $5,850
Apr 30 - May 7, 2016
Oct 8 - 15, 2016

Cannes Film Festival

Cannes Film Festival

9 days | Starting at: $5,495
May 16 - 24, 2016

Smithsonian at the Spoleto Festival

Smithsonian at the Spoleto Festival

6 days | Starting at: $3,395
Jun 5 - 10, 2016

Inside the Russian Space Program

Inside the Russian Space Program

9 days | Starting at: $14,995
Jun 15 - 23, 2016

Smithsonian at Oxford

Smithsonian at Oxford

8 days | Starting at: $4,295
Jul 2 - 9, 2016

The Battle of Britain

The Battle of Britain

9 days | Starting at: $6,795
Jul 8 - 16, 2016

Smithsonian at Chautauqua

Smithsonian at Chautauqua

8 days | Starting at: $3,395
Jul 16 - 23, 2016

Mystery Lover's England

Mystery Lover's England

7 days | Starting at: $6,195
Jul 20 - 26, 2016

European Cars and the German Grand Prix

European Cars and the German Grand Prix

10 days | Starting at: $6,950
Jul 24 - Aug 2, 2016

Art Along the Coast of Maine

Art Along the Coast of Maine

9 days | Starting at: $4,460
Jul 29 - Aug 6, 2016

Venice Film Festival

Venice Film Festival

7 days | Starting at: $6,990
Aug 29 - Sep 4, 2016

Toronto Film Festival

Toronto Film Festival

6 days | Starting at: $3,695
Sep 7 - 12, 2016

Art Along the Hudson

Art Along the Hudson

9 days | Starting at: $4,660
Oct 14 - 22, 2016

Astronomy in Arizona

Astronomy in Arizona

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

Tracing the War in Vietnam

Tracing the War in Vietnam

14 days | Starting at: $5,995
Nov 5 - 18, 2016
Feb 4 - 17, 2017