Modern Europe

Summer Adventure in Europe! European History, Modern Art, Pop Culture, and Travel
Pre-College Programs , Travel - Study Programs
London, Dunkirk, Normandy, Paris, Cologne, Berlin, Dresden and Prague
Be the change that you wish to see in the world.
Mahatma Gandhi
London

Dunkirk

Normandy

Paris

Cologne

Berlin

Dresden

Prague

Option 1:
July 5 – July 24
Hotels

Grades 9-12

Opt 1: 3 weeks
$5,995

Our Modern Europe travel-study adventure lets students explore Modern European History, Modern Art, and Popular Culture, first hand! Every day will be a new opportunity to discover and experience western societies most influential sites and relics of recent historic and cultural importance. Students will be walking in the footsteps of John, Paul, George, and Ringo across Abbey Road in Westminister, contemplating the allied retreat at Dunkirk and the D-Day landing on the beaches of Normandy, wandering and comparing the Louvre and the Musée National d’Art Moderne in Paris, examining the cultural influence the Iron Curtain had on either side of Germany in Cologne, Berlin, and Dresden, and ultimately it’s fall during velvet revolution in Prague. You will visit some of the most beautiful cities in Europe: London, Paris, Cologne, Berlin, Dresden and Prague, traveling alongside inspirational historians of the 20th century, Modern Art, and Pop Culture every step of the way.

No-Stress Travel Guarantee

Whether you missed your connecting flight, lost your luggage or encountered any other problem, rest easy knowing that our staff and travel agents will help you with all necessary arrangements, help you re-book your flights, find a hotel room and cover all necessary expenses, such as meals, clothes, personal items, and more.

It's
If you were there...

  • Morning
    Morning Class
  • Morning
    Normandy American Cemetery
  • Afternoon
    Checkpoint Charlie
  • Afternoon
    Jewish Cemetary
  • Afternoon
    Ice Cream in Paris
  • Afternoon
    Paris
  • Afternoon
    Students in Prague
  • Night
    Dinner
    dinner Abbey Road Programs
  • Night
    Night activity ghost tour
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Andrea Abbate

Jumping Back Into the Real World You’ve just had the most incredible experience studying abroad with Abbey Road Programs. You’ve said your goodbyes to your new friends, host family, classmates, and teachers. You have integrated into a new culture and learned more about yourself than you might have imagined.  You have dined, explored, danced, hiked, and lived. So now that your summer has come to an end, and now that you must return home, what do you do now? For many students, coming home can be unexpectedly difficult. You may ...

  • Program Highlights
    • Go on a unique educational journey to Europe’s greatest cities, lead by inspirational instructors, in the company of new friends
    • Relive history’s greatest moments, travel in time pondering the issues of war and peace, international politics and diplomacy
    • Discuss the D-Day Landing while walking on Omaha Beach in Normandy, experience the Cold War at the Berlin Wall Memorial and Checkpoint Charlie, discuss totalitarian ideologies and democracy at the DDR Museum in Berlin and on Wenceslas Square in Prague, and countless other landmarks
    • Live in modern, centrally located 3 star hotels and residences in each city
    • Eat authentic food in local restaurants, getting a taste of the local culture
    • Learn in a fun, interactive way, outside of the classroom (hence our Experiential Learning Method!)
    • Be a savvy, sophisticated traveler. Go above and beyond the standard tourist checklist!
    • Meet local youth and make friends from all over the world
    • Included excursions to Europe’s greatest museums: Louvre, the Old Masters Gallery of Dresden, Berlin’s Topography of Terror, Museum of German History, and many more
    • All inclusive 3 week session
  • Daily Schedule

    With some of Europe’s greatest cities on our itinerary this program will fly by. We want to make sure each day is an opportunity for you to learn about, explore, and experience the local culture in its many forms, from monuments and museums to concerts and cuisine. Mornings include guided tours and on-site lessons while afternoons and evenings are dedicated to optional cultural activities and excursions, free time for exploration, and nightly group meals.

    Important note: Curfew and Free Time

    The students will have approximately 2 – 3 hours of free time per day, subject to our safety rules and guidelines. The curfew is at 11 pm on weekdays and 11.30 – 12 midnight on weekends, subject to change at program director’s discretion.

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