Ken Burns American Journeys with Tauck Tours


Our exclusive partnership, Ken Burns American Journeys, brings the stories and themes of their films to life for Tauck guests, designed to provide something for everyone, suiting different tastes and different styles of travel. You’ll find journeys featuring Stories by Ken Burns on our one- and two-week classic journeys, Tauck Bridges family adventures, and Tauck Culturious small group trips – and classic journeys and Tauck Culturious small group trips Crafted by Tauck & Ken Burns. We’ve taken great pride in telling America’s story on unique travel experiences for 90+ years – and our partnership with Ken Burns and Dayton Duncan bring some of America’s most compelling and engaging stories to life in new and different ways. Discover the difference…


Meet The Filmmakers

Tauck has partnered with award-winning documentary filmmaker Ken Burns, America’s premier storyteller, and his longtime collaborator, Dayton Duncan, to bring their unique perspectives, knowledge, and behind-the-scenes stories from their films and books to life in first-hand travel experiences – Ken Burns American Journeys.


Crafted By Tauck and Ken Burns

Crafted By Tauck & Ken Burns

Filmmakers Ken Burns and Dayton Duncan worked with Tauck to choreograph new trips based on the themes of the films of Ken Burns.


Stories by Tauck and Ken Burns

Stories By Ken Burns

Filmed narrative vignettes by Ken Burns and Dayton Duncan – this original content is produced exclusively for Tauck; the vignettes deepen your travel experience by sharing Ken and Dayton’s own personal stories, in-depth perspectives and reflections about the people and events that shaped America. You’ll go behind-the-scenes of their films with insights that you won’t get anywhere else – or if traveling on your own.



Ken Burns Events

Ken Burns Events are co-created by Tauck and filmmakers Ken Burns and Dayton Duncan; Ken gives a special keynote presentation at each Event followed by an opportunity to meet him. Intricately crafted and well-choreographed, they are based in one destination and are theme-driven around the subjects of their films.


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