Explore the world from the comfort of your home through Google Street View!
While traveling is officially on pause due to Coronavirus pandemic, famous museums and theme parks from around the world are offering a virtual tour of their exhibits for FREE. With Google Street View, you can now discover places and experience an exciting tour to some of the iconic works of art right from your phone or computer.
Check this list of famous virtual museums and parks for your stay-at-home holiday.
Walt Disney World Resort (Florida, USA)
Enjoy virtual tours with kids as you explore Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom, Animal Kingdom, and Epcot, just to name a few. Stroll through Disney's theme parks through Google Street View HERE.
LEGOLAND Florida Resort (Florida, USA)
After touring World Disney Resort, you can hop on to the Great Lego Race and Miniland USA at LEGOLAND! These are just two of the attractions you can check out in a virtual tour of the park.
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History (Washington DC, USA)
Travel back in time and move at your own pace through the 360-degree room-by-room tour of every exhibit at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. Check out every specie and its story at a virtual tour HERE.
Van Gogh Museum (Amsterdam, Netherlands)
You can get up close and personal with the impressionist painter's most famous work thanks to Google Arts & Culture. Immerse yourself on the magnificent art works of Van Gogh at his museum through a virtual tour HERE.
Rijksmuseum (Amsterdam, Netherlands)
Get to know the Golden Age of Dutch art highlighted in this museum which includes the work of Vermeer and Rembrandt. Take a virtual tour HERE.
The Louvre (Paris, France)
You don't have to book a ticket to Paris to check out some of the famous masterpieces in the world's largest art museum. The Louvre has free online tours of three famous exhibits, including Egyptian antiquities and 7,000 paintings.
The Vatican Museum (The Vatican City)
For a more spiritual journey, walk yourself through The Sistine Chapel, St. Peter's Basilica, and Raphael's Room at The Vatican City. These are just some of the sites you can see on the The Vatican Museum virtual tour HERE.
British Museum (London, UK)
Dive deeper into ancient history and unravel some Egyptian discoveries at the British Museum in 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 HERE.
NASA (Virginia, USA)
Explore the fascinating world of space studies at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). Both Virginia's Langley Research Center and Ohio's Glenn Research Center offer online tours for free. You can also try some "augmented reality experiences" via The Space Center Houston's app.
Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, USA)
Explore over 5,000 years of art from around the world at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City. Art comes alive in the museum's galleries and through its exhibitions and events. Take a peak of the museum HERE.
For more virtual tours around the world, check out Google's Street View.
Cover images grabbed from businesstraveller.com.