Thank you to our students, Luke and Ben for finding these wonderful resources to share!
Are you interested in doing a lot of exploring, but don’t often have the opportunity? These are fun and wonderful websites that will show you different parts of the world, famous landmarks, beautiful works of art, historic marvels, science adventures and so much more! Road trips from Home.
New York City
|Virtual Tour of NYC|
Experience NYC in Virtual Reality visiting sites like The Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, South Street Seaport, Union Square, Herald Square, Madison Square Garden, Empire State Building, Times Square, Grand Central Terminal, Top of the Rock, and the Brooklyn Bridge.
|The Metropolitan Museum of Art Collection|
Tour famous exhibits and art from The Metropolitan Museum of Art
More than 12 million immigrants made their first stop in America at the Ellis Island Immigration Station between 1892 and 1954. In fact, more than 40 percent of Americans can trace their family history back to Ellis Island.
|Louvre Museum, Paris|
Visit the museum’s exhibition rooms and galleries, contemplate the façades of the Louvre
|National Gallery of Art, Washington DC|
The National Gallery of Art – the nation’s museum – preserves, collects, exhibits, and fosters an understanding of works of art.
|Metropolitan Museum of Art|
The Met presents over 5,000 years of art from around the world for everyone to experience and enjoy. The Museum lives in three iconic sites in New York City—The Met Fifth Avenue, The Met Breuer, and The Met Cloisters.
|Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam|
The Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam houses the largest collection of artworks by Vincent van Gogh (1853-1890) in the world. The permanent collection includes over 200 paintings by Vincent van Gogh, 500 drawings and more than 750 letters. The museum also presents exhibitions on various subjects from 19th-century art history.
|Uffizi Gallery, Florence Italy|
The Uffizi was designed by Giorgio Vasari in 1560 for Cosimo I de’Medici to house the Granducal Magistratures of Tuscany. Over time, the top floor loggia became an exhibition of the dynastic collection of ancient sculpture, artwork and artifacts.
|San Diego Zoo|
Live cams and videos of your favorite animals at the San Diego Zoo.
|Smithsonian’s National Zoo|
Live cams and videos of your favorite animals at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo.
|Reid Park Zoo Lion Cam in Tuscon, AZ|
Live cams and videos of your favorite animals at the Reid Park Zoo.
|Ouwehand Park Polar Bear Cubs Rhenen, Netherland|
Live cams and videos of your the Polar Bears at the Ouwehand Park Rhenen, Netherlands.
|Monterey Bay Aquarium|
Be delighted by the antics of our sea otters or mellow out to the hypnotic drifting of our jellies. With ten live cams to choose from, you can experience the wonder of the ocean no matter where you are.
Visit your favorite sea creatures at the Georgia Aquarium through webcams.
|National Aquarium Virtual Tour|
Visit your favorite sea creatures at the National Aquarium through a virtual tour of the museum.
|Virtual Tour of the Seattle Aquarium|
Visit your favorite sea creatures at the Seattle Aquarium through a virtual tour of the museum.
Travel the World
|Visit the Great Wall of China|
As China’s most famous attraction, the Great Wall of China is an essential stop on all China tours. Commonly considered a wonder of the world, the Great Wall boasts a history of over 2,000 years and stretches more than 3,000 miles across several provinces of northern China, making it one of the most impressive ancient structures on the planet.
|Virtually discover Yellowstone National Park|
Ready to explore Yellowstone? You don’t have to wait for your trip out here. You can start exploring now by virtually touring some of the main attractions around the park.
You’re invited to meet the people who bring 18th century history to life at Colonial Williamsburg.