Special Interest Travel

Smithsonian at Chautauqua <p>Travel to picturesque Lake Chautauqua for a thought-provoking week offering in-depth discussions on the Supreme Court and enjoy access to Chautauqua opera, theater, and music performances.</p>

Smithsonian at Chautauqua

8 days | Jul 22 - 29, 2017

The Arts of Chicago <p>Join us in Chicago to see the highlights of one of America’s treasured cities. Immerse yourself in the city’s art and architecture as expert guides share fascinating insights during special excursions, including a river cruise.</p>

The Arts of Chicago

6 days | Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

Discover Cuba: Its People and Culture <p>Feel the entrancing rhythms of Old Havana, Cienfuegos, and Trinidad on our unique people-to-people cultural exchange, where you'll learn about the history, culture, and contemporary issues of this fascinating island nation.</p>

Discover Cuba: Its People and Culture

7-9 days | Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

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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 cars. Wherever you go, Smithsonian Journeys opens doors, assuring you of a topnotch learning experience. 

Special Interest Journeys

astronomy-arizona

Astronomy in Arizona

5 days | Starting at: $3,150
(Departed, returns May 26, 2017) May 22 - 26, 2017

spoleto-festival

Smithsonian at the Spoleto Festival

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

oxford

Smithsonian at Oxford

8 days | Starting at: $4,895
Jul 2 - 9, 2017
Jun 30 - Jul 7, 2018

montreal-and-quebec

Montréal and Québec

7 days | Starting at: $4,995
Jul 16 - 22, 2017
Sep 10 - 16, 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
Jul 27 - Aug 4, 2018

yellowstone-eclipse

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
Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

toronto-film-festival

Toronto Film Festival

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

russian-space-program

Inside the Russian Space Program

10 days | Starting at: $14,295
Sep 6 - 15, 2017

celebrate-smithsonian

Celebrate Smithsonian

4 days | Starting at: $3,495
Sep 13 - 16, 2017

iceland-northern-lights

Northern Lights of Iceland

7 days | Starting at: $6,595
Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

hudson-river-cruise

Art Along the Hudson

9 days | Starting at: $4,625
Oct 13 - 21, 2017
Oct 12 - 20, 2018

cuba

Discover Cuba: Its People and Culture

7-9 days | Starting at: $6,590
Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

christmas-london

Christmas in Victorian London

8 days | Starting at: $5,995
Dec 22 - 29, 2017

santiago-baracoa-cuba

Unexplored Cuba

9 days | Starting at: $6,590
Feb 2 - 10, 2018
Mar 16 - 24, 2018

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france-reims-stay

France’s Champagne Region

9 days | Starting at: $4,090
May 8 - 16, 2018
Oct 2 - 10, 2018

vancouver-victoria-canada

Vancouver and Victoria

Coming in 2018

battle-britain

The Battle of Britain

Coming in 2018

mystery-lovers-england

Mystery Lover's England

Coming in 2018