Live the art you love on an Art Fund holiday. Journey to the ends of the earth, or just around the corner, and know your booking helps us empower museums and inspire art lovers nationwide.
Our unique selection of inspired journeys, creative trips and educational tours are designed to deepen your understanding of art and architecture. Knowledgeable guides and tutors are passionate about sharing their expertise, ensuring you return home enriched, inspired and perhaps even with a new interest or skill to pursue.
2 nights (17-20 September 2018)
Take an intimate tour of Wedgewood's priceless ceramics collection, saved for the nation by Art Fund in 2014, and enjoy exclusive behind-the-scenes access to the archive and design workshop, in-depth talks from the curator, and further excursions expanding on the area’s artistic and industrial heritage.
10 days (18-27 March 2019)
Don’t just visit Japan, capture it. This trip will improve your photography skills, whatever your level, while taking you from the high-tech districts of Tokyo to the natural beauty around Hakone to historic Kyoto. Learn to look at this fascinating country with the eyes of an artist to truly experience its rich and varied culture.
3 nights (6 December 2018/ 7 March 2019/ more dates available)
Enjoy a walking tour of Lille's Art Nouveau houses, visit La Piscine Museum – housed in an Art-Deco swimming pool – and take in Antwerp's 'Golden Triangle' on this three night tour.
2 nights (30 August/ 6 September 2018)
Explore the birthplace of three giants of contemporary art and home to several award-winning collections. This Art Fund exclusive tour will take you deep into the worlds of Henry Moore, Barbara Hepworth and David Hockney, and includes a private tour of Art Fund Museum of the Year 2017, the Hepworth Wakefield, with a talk from the museum’s curator and more.
If you love art and travel, and are looking for more than a sightseeing tour, you are not alone. Our trusted partners at Travel Editions and Frui are passionate about what they do – connecting people, places and art for an unforgettable experience. Their unique itineraries and expertise bring many discerning travellers back year after year.
Join them, and – for each tour booked – we’ll receive a commission, so you will also be supporting Art Fund’s work across the UK, opening up more art to more people.
"Art Fund" is the operating name of the National Art Collections Fund, a charity registered in England and Wales (209174) and Scotland (SC038331)