Special Interest Journeys

Smithsonian at Oxford <p>Given the popularity of our Smithsonian at Oxford program and enthusiastic requests for new courses, we once again return to Merton College – a prestigious academic institution that has produced multiple Nobel laureates and cultural giants such as J.R.R. Tolkien and T.S. Eliot. Explore the libraries and grounds, dine in the college hall, and sample life as an Oxford student. You'll study with renowned Oxford tutors after choosing a course from five fascinating themes for the summer program or two themes for the autumn program. </p>

Smithsonian at Oxford

8 days | Multiple departures between 2019 & 2020

Art Meets Science in Switzerland featuring CERN <p>Science and art enthusiasts will delight in this new journey to Switzerland, which showcases Albert Einstein, the Supercollider at CERN, the magnificent Jungfrau, and the art of Paul Klee.</p>

Art Meets Science in Switzerland featuring CERN

9 days | Multiple departures between 2019 & 2020

The Battle of Britain <p>To commemorate the 80th anniversary of the Battle of Britain, join Smithsonian Journeys to view major sites, collections, and air fields spotlighting the Battle of Britain, and attend the famous Farnborough or Duxford Air Show. </p>

The Battle of Britain

9 days | Jul 17 - 25, 2020

Pursue your particular passion in depth on one of our special interest tours that are truly unique. Join fellow travelers who share similar interests in topics ranging from art to aviation or astronomy, and from British mystery writers to cars or theater. Take a course at Oxford or St. Andrews, explore the life and work of Leonardo da Vinci, or enjoy a rare visit to CERN in Switzerland. Whatever your interest, Smithsonian Journeys ensures a unique and top-notch learning experience.


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