Travel with Us
The Peters Valley Travel Program offers a unique opportunity to see the arts and craft of the world under the guidance of knowledgeable tour guides and Peters Valley’s Executive Director, Kristin Muller.
The Peters Valley Travel Program provides the opportunity to visit private art and craft collections, meet with and learn from experienced craftspeople, eat delicious local cuisine, and go behind the scenes at leading museums and cultural institutions. Seeing the world with Peters Valley is an unforgettable way to expand your knowledge of vibrant arts and cultural locations around the globe!
Due to COVID-19, our travel program is on hold until we can safely travel again. If you would like more information about these trips or future travel programs please fill out this request form.
This trip has been cancelled due to COVID-19
After a sold out departure this spring, we are delighted to be returning to Morocco in the fall of 2020. We have a spectacular trip planned! Morocco has a rich fine craft tradition spanning millennia, influenced by Andalusian, European, Arab and Jewish populations and fused with Berber traditions. On our program we’ll visit the medieval city of Fez, the imperial city of Meknes, the artisan centers of Sefrou and the High Atlas Mountains and end in iconic Marrakesh.
We’ll travel though gorgeous rural landscapes and thriving old cities, meeting with local craftsmen and learning about their work first hand, with lectures and hands-on demonstrations. The program includes looks at tile making, wood and stucco carving, metal working, ceramics, weaving and leather work, as well as photography and high-end historic restoration work. For this trip Peters Valley has partnered with Distant Horizons, a leader in cultural and educational group travel. We’ve chosen beautiful one-of-a-kind boutique hotel properties (with limited space so early reservations are essential).
Executive Director of Peters Valley Kristin Muller will be joining us on the trip, and we’ll be accompanied throughout by one of Morocco's top bi-lingual guides. Please email Peters Valley board member Teresa Stack (teresa.stack @ gmail.com) or call her at 347-461-8524 for more information.