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New 2017 Tours

Planning your cultural break for 2017? Keep abreast of our new cultural tours for 2017 as we release them online over the summer.

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Late availability 2016 tours

Don't miss the last opportunity to join some of our most popular tours in 2016. With only a handful of spaces available for each departure, we recommend booking now to avoid disappointment.

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Inspire me

Explore our classic tour collection which encapsulates ACE's unique draw – fascinating journeys that connect you with the cultural heart of each destination. 

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Tour Directors

Our tours are led throughout by expert lecturers – both specialists in their fields and convivial hosts. We welcome a select band of new Tour Directors to our portfolio every year.

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The Association for Cultural Exchange & The Ace Foundation

ACE CULTURAL TOURS is a subsidiary of the charitable organisation the ACE Foundation (the Association for Cultural Exchange), an educational trust founded in 1958.

Profits from our tours are used to support the work of our parent charity, which funds education projects at home and abroad, many of them related to places visited by ACE CULTURAL TOURS.

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15 Aug 2016
An Iranian Travelogue: Arrival in Shiraz to Naqsh-e Rostam

ACE Tour Director Andrew Wilson is currently in Iran on a research...


5 Jul 2016
New Distant Destination tours

Distant destinations intrigue many of our ACE travellers so over the...


16 May 2016
Fitzwilliam Museum: Death on the Nile

The Fitzwilliam Museum's exhibition, Death on the Nile: Understanding...