Some of the world’s greatest museums and galleries may have closed their doors to students and the general public for the foreseeable future, however, cities and many of their treasures can still be explored up close on digital tours from the comfort of ‘online’ school, a.k.a the kitchen table!
Explore alongside many of our students who will be looking in more detail at galleries, monuments and artists as part of their guided studies at Westbourne this Summer Term.
Take a ‘day trip’ to London, with a spot of armchair sightseeing, it’s well worth getting acquainted via You Trip, before heading off inside some galleries.
Three top galleries to explore via Google Art & Culture.
- The Natural History Museum
- The British Museum
- The National Gallery
Explore thousands of art galleries, museums and even take a tour of the ruins of Peru’s most historic site, Machu Picchu with the easy installation of the Google Arts & Culture App.
Offering worldwide tours and highlights, as diverse as the New York Met’s 150th Anniversary to the Vatican city, all a few clicks away.
Take a peek around:
- John Paul Getty Museum, LA
- Museum View of the JP Getty
- The Vatican Virtual Tour
- Vatican City outdoor tour
- The Guggenheim, Bilbao
- The State Hermitage Museum, St Petersburg
- The Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam
Or to be more precise, Selfie Art. Upload your selfie to the App for a fun way to explore some of the thousands of artworks online and see if any look like you!