Now is your chance to explore the worlds museums, aquariums, zoos and theme parks!
Are you tired of Netflix and are craving a night out…or maybe you’re planning your next trip (when this is all over), or you just need a dose of calming culture amid the chaos? Museums, art galleries, theme parks, and zoos all over the world are offering free virtual tours. Check out the list below when the boredom hits – no lineups, dress-code, or tickets required! Around the World:
One of the most famous museums in the world located in Paris, The Louvre, has opened up its (virtual) doors to free online tours of 3 famous exhibits.
Walt Disney World – need I say more? Disney has allowed us to explore the parks like never before! This is a great tool to help plan your next vacation there. You can view, Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Animal Kingdom and Pandora – The World of Avatar all from the comfort of your home.
Washington, DC is home to the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History and have allowed all exhibits to be viewed online! The online setup is so amazing, it is as if you are cruising the hallways in person. Definitely worth checking out.
Have you always wanted to visit Vatican City in Italy? Now you can tour The Sistine Chapel and St. Peter’s Basilica – virtually of course!
Do you have aspiring astronauts at home? NASA is offering free online tours and a super cool “augmented reality experience” with their Space Center app.
San Diego Zoo has 11 different animals on live cameras so whenever you want to tune it, you can! You do not have to wait for them to host an event. Just click and watch! The line-up includes: elephants, penguins, giraffes and polar bears to name a few!
San Diego Zoo – Live Elephant Camera
Our very own Toronto Zoo is showcasing “Zoo School to You” live every Tuesday and Thursday at 11am.
The ROM although closed is updating their virtual gallery so we can stay in touch with art and culture.
Check out the shark cam at Ripley’s Aquarium, or check out their live scheduled events, or their free educational materials including crafts for the kiddos.