Virtual Tours

Are you interested in doing a lot of exploring, but don’t often have the opportunity? Let’s face it; parents don’t always have the time to take the family on long field trips. Some destinations, such as other countries throughout the world, may take weeks and can be very expensive. Also, with a pandemic going on, do you really want to travel?

When you can’t go globe-trotting, sometimes you have to get creative and let your mind do the exploring. This is where virtual field trips become a great alternative. 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! Museums, historical sites, and national parks have stepped up to deliver their signature experiences by offering virtual tours to anyone from the comfort of their home.

Here's a list of a few of our favorites.

General Info

- Google Arts & Culture

- Virtual Activities: Tours of Cool Places

Wildlife and Animals

- San Diego Zoo

- Polar Bears and the Tundra

- Houston Zoo Webcams 

- Georgia Aquarium

Natural World

- Yellowstone National Park

- Yosemite Park

- The Great Wall of China

National Parks beyond Yellowstone and Yosemite

- International Space Station

- Northern Lights

Museums

- The Louvre

- Museum of Modern Art

- Boston Children's Museum

- Johnson Space Center

- National Museum of Natural History

 

Page Updated: 2/22/2021