Upcoming Events at the JHU Museums
  • Sep 21
    TO Oct 1
    Annual Evergreen Director's Trip: Japan
    September 21, 2018October 1, 2018
    Price: $8,350 per person ($750 single supplemement)

    Registration limited to 10 travelers. Open to Members of the University Museums only. A nonrefundable deposit of $500 is due by May 1. Final payment is due by June 15. Please email or call 410-516-0341 for more information or to be added to our Travel Program mailing list.

    Join James Archer Abbott, the Philip Franklin Wagley Director and Curator of Evergreen Museum & Library, on an extraordinary adventure to Japan inspired by T. Harrison and John Work Garrett's ardent appreciation of Japanese art, design, and culture.

    This exclusive 10-day trip will start in Tokyo and then progress southward through the Fuji Five Lakes region, Kyoto, Nara, Miyajima, and Hiroshima. Along the way, you will visit iconic sites, including Tokyo's Senso-ji Temple and Nakamise Arcade, the Todai-ji Temple complex (a UNESCO World Heritage Site), and Kyoto's Kinkakuji Temple (aka the Golden Pavilion). You'll immerse yorself in Japan's rich history and culture at the country's premier museums, and you'll marvel at Japan's natural wonders, such as Mount Fuji, Lake Ashi, Kegon Falls, and Kyoto's towering, zen-like Bamboo Grove. Sit back and relax as your local, bilingual tour guide escorts you through the day and know that pre-travel arrangements will have handled acommodations, ground transportation, admission fees, and most meals. Full, detailed itinierary and registration available. 

    Download Itinerary & Registration (PDF)