The Trinity College Summer Field School in Akko, Israel includes a variety of academic excursions connected to the curriculum. Academic excursions are designed to enhance student understanding while providing the opportunity to visit nearby sites.

Akko City Tour

The first weekend, the group will tour Akko, visiting sites significant to the many different historical periods in which the city of Akko flourished.


The trip to Jerusalem will focus on the Old City of Jerusalem. Students will compare how a city directly connected to Akko deals with similar issues related to archeology, conservation, and heritage.

Haifa and Nearby Cities

During the final weekend, students will focus on nearby cities to reveal how Akko fit into its historic contexts and functioned as a port city, yet remains unique.