Galway, Ireland
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Field Trips for Galway, Ireland

The program field trips are an integral part of the program's intellectual and cultural experience and are included in the program fee. In addition to these field trips, the individual courses have field trips, performances, screenings or outings built in to complement what you explore in class.

Aran Islands

Explore the Gaelic-speaking islands with their sweeping cliffs, ancient forts, and vibrant folk culture. You will experience on of the last strongholds of Irish culture as it was 100 years ago and more.


The rugged western landscapes of Connemara are breathtaking. The mountains, valleys, and lakes, and its haunting history of the 1840s Irish Famine, make it one of the most beautiful and powerfully affecting landscapes in Europe.