Museums and Virtual Tours

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Google Arts and CultureExplore collections from around the world with Google Arts & Culture, created by Google Cultural Institute.
Smithsonian Art MuseumDigital Smithsonian American Art Museum

The Smithsonian American Art Museum and Renwick Gallery’s buildings may be temporarily closed, but the museum is always open online
Art Institute ChicagoThrough the Department of Learning and Public Engagement, the Art Institute champions the role of art in lifelong education, promoting equitable participation in art and the museum, fostering critical and creative thinking, and collaborating with diverse partners and communities to strengthen the fabric of our city.
Brooklyn MuseumRegistration is now open for exciting art classes. See what’s coming up, including music and dance performances, hands-on art-making workshops, films, storytelling, and gallery talks, as well as our next free First Saturday program.
I.D.E.A Museum
i.d.e.a. Museum at home
Add some fun at home while we are temporarily closed with some creative ideas from our Museum staff, volunteers and other supporters.
Metropolitan Museum of ArtThe Met 360° Project
This award-winning series of six short videos invites viewers around the world to virtually visit The Met's art and architecture in a fresh, immersive way. Created using spherical 360° technology, it allows viewers to explore some of the Museum's iconic spaces as never before.
Museum of Fine Arts BostonThe Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, is one of the most comprehensive art museums in the world with a collection that exemplifies the breadth, richness, and diversity of artistic expression, from prehistoric times to modern day.
National Museum of African American History and CultureThe National Museum of African American History and Culture is a place where all Americans can learn about the richness and diversity of the African American experience, what it means to their lives, and how it helped us shape this nation.
National Museum of the American IndianThe National Museum of the American Indian cares for one of the world’s most expansive collections of Native objects, photographs, and media, covering the entire Western Hemisphere from the Arctic Circle to Tierra del Fuego. The museum’s sweeping curvilinear architecture, its indigenous landscaping, and its exhibitions, all designed in collaboration with tribes and communities, combine to give visitors from around the world the sense and spirit of Native America.
National Gallery of ArtExperience Your National Gallery of Art
During the temporary closure, visit the Gallery virtually through video tours of current exhibitions, in-depth looks at highlights of the collection, online learning opportunities, audio and video recordings of lectures by artists and curators, and more.
Field MuseumLearning Resources
Looking for science activities and games for kids? The Field has lesson plans, videos, games, and more for teachers and parents. Our learning resources hub makes it easy to filter by grade level and topic. Kids and their adults can explore plants and animals, world cultures, Earth science, and more. Our amazing educators shared a few of their favorites.
LouvreOnline Tours
Visit the museum's exhibition rooms and galleries, contemplate the façades of the Louvre...
Come along on a virtual tour and enjoy the view, thanks to the sponsorship of Shiseido.