Special Interest Journeys

Celebrate Smithsonian <p>Go behind the scenes for an insider's look at Smithsonian treasures, an exclusive tour offered only through Smithsonian Journeys! This year, Smithsonian Journeys is celebrating 50 years and reflecting on the Smithsonian's mission of the increase and diffusion of knowledge.</p>

Celebrate Smithsonian

4 days | Sep 9 - 12, 2020

Astronomy in Arizona <p>Join us on a spectacular intergalactic journey and study astronomy amid the ultra-clear skies of southern Arizona.</p>

Astronomy in Arizona

5 days | Apr 19 - 23, 2020

Smithsonian at St Andrews <p>Walk the storied halls of the University of St Andrews and attend courses taught by the faculty. Lodge in student accommodations on campus and explore the charming town of St Andrews and its environs.</p>

Smithsonian at St Andrews

8 days | Jun 27 - Jul 4, 2020

Pursue your particular passion in depth on one of our Special Interest Journeys that are truly "Smithsonian-unique"! Drawing upon the research and collections of the Institution, these journeys reflect the interests of both the Smithsonian and our curious travelers. Join fellow travelers who share similar interests in topics ranging from art to aviation or astronomy, and from British mystery writers to cars or film. Take a course at Oxford or St Andrews, explore the life and work of Galileo, commemorate the Battle of Britain, 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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