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PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA

Philadelphia’s Cultural Pearls Featuring the Barnes Foundation (5 nights)

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Program #10408RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Easy
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Led by noted experts, encounter renowned cultural icons in one of America’s top cities for the arts. Hear superb background lectures and take expert-led field trips to experience the best of Philadelphia along with national treasures and historical landmarks.


Highlights

• Experience the extraordinary Barnes Foundation at its new Philadelphia campus, explore the galleries of the Philadelphia Museum of Art and see bronze casts of Rodin’s greatest works at the rejuvenated Rodin Museum.
• Enjoy a performance of opera, theater, ballet or another event from current offerings, such as a concert at the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts or a recital by rising artists at the Curtis Institute of Music.
• Examine architecture from three centuries and visit acclaimed landmarks of American history at Independence National Historical Park.

Program Notes

An abbreviated three-night version of this program is also available. For information, call or go to
www.roadscholar.org/9068. Recitals at the Curtis Institute only possible when students are in residence, October through May.

Activity Notes

Walking up to a few blocks, standing in museums.

Coordinated by The Philadelphia Society For The Preservation Of Landmarks.


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5 nights of accommodations
12 meals: 5 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 4 dinners
6 Expert-led lectures
5 Field trips
5 Performances

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4.4
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