21283
England/United States
Britain’s Brilliant Art and Architecture: A Queen Mary 2 Voyage
Immerse yourself in British art and architecture as you learn about Baroque and Georgian sites, Victorian arts and national galleries alongside the esteemed Dr. Oliver Cox.
Rating (5)
Program No. 21283RJ
Length
14 days
Starts at
4,395
Special Offer
Flights start at
FREE
Getting There
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At a Glance

Join Dr. Oliver Cox, architectural historian at the University of Oxford, for a voyage into the history and grandeur of England’s architecture and art. Delve into fascinating topics during your crossing on the magnificent Queen Mary 2 then spend four nights in Oxford to experience country manors, eccentric royal residences, outstanding museums and the architecture of the “City of Dreaming Spires.”
Activity Level
Active
Walking and standing for up to three hours at a time. Some stairs in historic buildings.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Amid the opulent surroundings of the Queen Mary 2, delve into topics like the Georgian and Victorian periods and the influence of art-loving British monarchs.
  • Discover the diverse architectural styles of Oxford, “The City of Dreaming Spires,” on expert-led walking excursions.
  • Take a field trip to the National Trust's Upton Park, the home of Lord and Lady Bearsted in the 1930s.
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