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Czechia, Denmark, Germany & Ireland

The Moravian Experience

June 10 to June 21, 2023

Here's your opportunity to learn more about Moravian heritage. Bethlehem, PA is under consideration as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and in September 2021 became part of the transnational bid with Moravian heritage sites in Denmark, Germany and Ireland. Come along on an adventure through Moravian heritage sites across Europe and be one of the first to visit all the sites!

This trip is open to Moravian University undergraduate, graduate and seminary students, as well as Central Moravian Church members.


Faculty Facilitator

Dr. Bryon Grigsby

President, Moravian University

grigsbyb@moravian.edu

Bishop Hopeton Clennon 

Senior Pastor, Central Moravian Church
chclennon@gmail.com

Cost

  • Program Fee:  $3,425
  • Airfare & Transportation:  Included in Program Fee
  • Insurance Fee:  $75
  • Total Cost:  $3,500
  • Recommended Personal Funds:  $350
  • Elevate:  Voucher applicable for current sophomores

Quick Facts

  • Application Deadline:  January 31, 2023
  • Program Length: 12 Days
  • Credits: 1/2 Unit
  • Eligibility: 2.0 GPA or higher
  • Language: English

All the landmarks mentioned in this itinerary will be visited. Some changes may be made in the order they will be visited depending upon the weather.

Day 1: Fly from the US to Prague, Czech Republic

Day 2: Two hour walking tour of Prague, visit the Comenius Museum

Day 3: TBD Activity in Prague

Day 4: Travel to Herrnhut, Germany, visit Zinzendorf Castle and the Völkerkundemusem (International Moravian Museum)

Day 5: Tour of the Forming of the Moravian Church and a group dinner

Day 6: Travel to Christiansfeld, Denmark 

Day 7: "World Heritage in a Special Class" Tour, travel to Billund, Denmark for the next morning's flight

Day 8: Travel to Gracehill, Ireland

Day 9: Giant's Causeway, Gracehill Village tour and Moravian Church visit

Day 10: Travel to Belfast to visit the Titanic museum, travel to Dublin for the evening

Day 11: Fly from Dublin, Ireland to the US


COVID Disclaimer

Due to the unpredictable nature of the COVID-19 Pandemic, we cannot guarantee travel or entrance into a destination or a program because of COVID-19 related delays and/or closures. In addition, should travel occur outside of the United States or between States, we cannot guarantee re-entry with or without vaccine requirement and/or quarantine as determined by the intended destination and return location. Moravian University encourages travelers to comply with the COVID-19 vaccine entry/exit requirements as detailed by their intended destination and/or program.