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Virtual Tours Around The World - All Inclusive

Virtual Tours Around The World - All Inclusive

Arts Westchester 


 

      * A weekly guide to virtual arts happenings to enjoy from home, including  

         children’s activities, live-streamed concerts, recorded performances, artist

         workshops and more. Click here for more information

Museums

•      Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum: The works of Pablo Picasso, Piet Mondrian, Jeff Koons, and Franz Marc are just some of the 625 artists whose work are a part of the Guggenheim's Collection Online.

•      Louvre:Visit the museum's exhibition rooms and galleries, contemplate the façades of the Louvre. Click the link to Paris https://www.louvre.fr/en/visites-en-ligne#tabs

•      Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History: Move at your own pace through the 360-degree room-by-room tour of every exhibit in the museum.

•      Van Gogh Museum: You can get up close and personal with the impressionist painter's most famous work thanks to Google Arts & Culture.

•      Getty Museum: Los Angeles's premiere gallery has two virtual tours, including "Eat, Drink, and Be Merry," which is a closer look at food in the Middle Ages and Renaissance.

•      The Vatican Museum: The Sistine Chapel, St. Peter's Basilica, and Raphael's Room, are just some of the sites you can see on the Vatican's virtual tour.

•      Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum: Madrid's must-see art museum has the works of some of the continent's most celebrated artists like Rembrandt and Dali available online.

•      Georgia O’Keeffe MuseumSix virtual exhibits are available online from this museum named for the "Mother of American modernism.

•      British Museum, London: The Rosetta Stone and Egyptian mummies are just a couple of things that you're able to see on a virtual tour of the museum.

•      NASA: Both Virginia's Langley Research Center and Ohio's Glenn Research Center offer online tours for free.

•      Metropolitan Museum of Art: Though the Met Gala was cancelled this year, you can still have a peak at The Costume Institute Conversation Lab, which is one of the institution's 26 online exhibits.

•      High Museum of Art, Atlanta: This museum's popular online exhibits include "Civil Rights Photography" — photos that capture moments of social protest like the Freedom Rides and Rosa Park's arrest.

•      Detroit Institute of Arts: Mexican art icon Frida Kahlo is the focal point of two of the four available online exhibits.

•      Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam: The Golden Age of Dutch art is highlighted in this museum which includes the work of Vermeer and Rembrandt.

•      National Museum of the United States Air Force: You can't take a ride in Franklin D. Roosevelt's presidential airplane, but you can check it out, in addition to other military weapons and aircraft, online in the Air Force's official museum.

•      MoMA (The Museum of Modern Art): New York's extensive collection is available for view online.

•      Museum of Fine Arts, Boston: The 16 virtual exhibits include a special section on 21st Century Designer Fashion.

Zoos

•      Atlanta Zoo: The Georgia zoo keeps a "Panda Cam" livestream on its website.

•      Georgia Aquarium: Sea-dwellers like African penguins and Beluga Whales are the stars of this aquarium's live cam.

•      Houston Zoo: There are plenty of different animals you can check in on with this zoo's live cam, but we highly recommend watching the playful elephants.

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