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A trip with Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh is a trip you won’t soon forget. Our own museum directors, curators, and invited guides serve as your special hosts on exclusive excursions around the globe. Carnegie Museums travelers always dine and lodge in luxury, while experiencing their destinations through one-of-a-kind guided tours, visits to private homes, behind-the-scenes tours of museums and historical monuments, and adventures through ancient cities.

Whether it’s a weekend in Philadelphia or a week in Venice, a trip with the Carnegie Museums Travel Program provides opportunities for memorable discovery rarely found in conventional travel. Consider a trip today. 

For more information, call Barbara Tucker at 412.578.2618 or contact us at travel@carnegiemuseums.org.


SCOTLAND: IN THE PATH OF ANDREW CARNEGIE

August 2431, 2018
Optional Prelude to Skibo Castle: August 2224
Optional Postlude on Belmond Royal Scotsman: August 31Sep. 3

Join us on a compelling journey to the country of our founder, Andrew Carnegie. On this extraordinary trip, travelers will explore Scotland’s historic cities, Edinburgh, Glasgow, and Dunfermline. Visit world-class museums, Scottish Parliament, and receive private access to the Palace of Holyroodhouse.

THE MYTHICAL ISLE OF SICILY

(WAITLIST ONLY)
October 19—26, 2018

Optional Postlude to Portofino with Cinque Terre and Genoa: October 26-29

Join Carnegie Museums on an exciting journey to beautiful Sicily. On this extraordinary trip, travelers will have the opportunity to visit stunning cathedrals and ancient ruins while staying in luxury accommodations. Visit world-class museums, dine on exceptional cuisine, and discover this vibrant country that is sure to fill you with awe.

 

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MAGICAL CHRISTMAS MARKETS OF AUSTRIA AND GERMANY

(WAITLIST ONLY)
December 8-14, 2018

New value trip through Austria and Germany to explore the history and tastes of the region including time browsing the famous Christmas markets. This trip includes round-trip airfare.

Paramount Studios front gate

CALIFORNIA DREAMIN’: DISCOVERING THE LOS ANGELES ART SCENE AND FRIEZE ART FAIR WITH ERIC CROSBY, THE RICHARD ARMSTRONG CURATOR OF MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY ART

February 11-16, 2019

Optional Prelude to Palm Springs: February 9-12, 2019

Pack your sunglasses and journey to California with Eric Crosby, The Richard Armstrong Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art at Carnegie Museum of Art. The journey begins with an optional prelude in Palm Springs. Delve into the contemporary art world with a visit to the 2nd biennial Desert X art fair located in the Coachella Valley. Continue on the main portion of the trip to Los Angeles, and immerse yourself deeper into the contemporary art scene with    curator-led museum tours, visits to prestigious art galleries, and excursions to private collections. The pièce de résistance of our trip is attending the newly launched, annual contemporary art fair, Frieze LA. Experience the premier opening as a VIP!