Courses

Join Ancient Explorations' Director Dr. Ed Barnhart in 2017 for two exciting and informative travel courses to Greece and Brazil.

Archaeology, Science and Mathematics in Ancient Greece

This 10 day travel course from June 8–17 will explore Greece and focus on its ancient history. After exploring the Acropolis and Delphi on the mainland, participants will island hop through the Aegean to visit Mykonos, Delos, Santorini, Akrotiri and Crete. Careful observation of art and architecture along the way will reveal ancient Greek achievements of science, engineering and mathematics.



The Amazon Basin of Brazil: Ancient Civilizations, Modern tribes and the Search for El Dorado

This one-week travel course from July 2-9 will travel by riverboat up the Rio Negro from the Amazonian metropolis of Manaus. Four days up river will feature wildlife expeditions by canoe, visits to indigeous tribes and treks to remote archaeological sites. In Manaus, participants will tour the city and meet with local archaeologists to learn about the latest discoveries revealing major Amazoinian ancient civilzations. Were the stories of El Dorado true? Let's go find out.