of scientists coronavirus It is best to heed the warnings against the (Covid-19) epidemic and not leave the house as much as possible. But the weeks-long partial quarantine has the potential to create more boredom than anxiety about having enough food and supplies. Aiming to minimize boredom for those who don’t want to be a prisoner of TV. cultural a suggestion Google Arts & Culturecame from More than 500 from all over the world virtual museum and Google Arts & Culture, which makes the gallery free to internet users, includes hundreds of virtual museums where you can learn about art, history and science, such as the British Museum in London, the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam, the Guggenheim in New York and many more. Here are the best virtual museums you can visit from the comfort of your home, from London to Seoul.
BRITISH MUSEUM – LONDON
Located in the heart of London, this iconic museum allows virtual visitors to tour the Great Court and discover the ancient Rosetta Stone and Egyptian mummies. You can also find hundreds of artifacts on the virtual tour of the museum.
GUGGENHEIM MUSEUM – NEW YORK
Google’s Street View feature allows visitors to tour the Guggenheim’s famous spiral staircase without leaving home. Here you can discover incredible works of art from the Impressionist, Post-Impressionist, Modern and Contemporary periods.
NATIONAL ART GALLERY – WASHINGTON
This famous American art museum has two online exhibits accessed via Google. The first is an exhibition of American fashion from 1740-1895, which includes many images of clothing; The second is a collection of works by the Dutch Baroque painter Johannes Vermeer.
MUSÉE D’ORSAY /ORSAY MUSEUM – PARIS
You can visit one of the world’s most famous museums online, featuring artworks by Monet, Cezanne, Renoir and Gauguin. You can reach dozens of famous works of French artists from the period between 1848 and 1914.
NATIONAL MUSEUM OF MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY ART – Seoul
One of Korea’s popular museums can be accessed from anywhere in the world. Google’s virtual tour takes you through six floors of Contemporary art from Korea and around the world.
PERGAMON MUSEUM – BERLIN
One of Germany’s largest museums, Pergamon has a lot to offer even if you are not physically there. This historical museum houses many ancient artifacts, including the Babylonian Ishtar Gate and of course the Pergamon Altar.
RIJKSMUSEUM – AMSTERDAM
Discover the masterworks of the Dutch Golden Age, including works by Vermeer and Rembrandt. Google also offers a Street View tour of this iconic museum. So you can feel like you are really wandering around their halls.
VAN GOGH MUSEUM – AMSTERDAM
Anyone who is a fan of the master painter can see his work up close by visiting this museum, the largest collection of art by Vincent Van Gogh, including over 200 paintings, 500 drawings and more.
J. PAUL GETTY MUSEUM – LOS ANGELES
European artworks dating back to the 8th century can be found at this California art museum. You can take a Street View tour to discover the huge collection of paintings, drawings, sculptures, manuscripts and photographs.
UFFIZI GALLERY – FLORENCE
It houses the art collection of the Majidi family, one of the most famous families in Italy. The building was designed in 1560 by Giorgio Vasari specifically for Cosimo I de’Medici. But anyone can now tour their salon from anywhere in the world.
SAO PAULO ART MUSEUM – SAO PAULO
The Sao Paulo Art Museum is a non-profit and Brazil’s first modern museum. You can discover a unique experience where artworks are placed in clear perspective frames, making the artwork appear as if it is floating in the air.
NATIONAL MUSEUM OF ANTHROPOLOGY – MEXICO CITY
Built in 1964, this museum is dedicated to the archeology and history of Mexico’s pre-Hispanic heritage. Its 23 exhibition rooms are filled with important ancient artifacts, including even those of the Maya civilization.