Visit Neuschwanstein Castle, Germany’s fairy tale castle. The fairy tale look of the castle is rumoured to be Walt Disney’s inspiration for the castle in the Disney classic, Cinderella. It is also the inspiration for Sleeping Beauty’s castle in Disneyland.
You can also have a look inside each room of the castle.
Go on a completely immersive and interactive tour of New Orleans. Ride in a streetcar down St. Charles Avenue. Visit Cafe du Monde and Commander's Palace or take a plantation or swamp tour. Stroll through the Convention Center or some of the major hotels.
Tour the city of Versaille, starting at the palace.
Pyramids of Egypt
Take a virtual tour of the world-famous Pyramids of Egypt. You can even see the Sphinx and inside the Mastaba Tombs.
Take a virtual walk through the iconic Roman baths, in Bath, England. Explore the Great Bath, heated rooms, plunge pools and the terrace. You can even take a virtual tour of some of the museum exhibitions.
Royal Residences Tours
Explore some of the rooms of Buckingham Palace: an iconic building and official residence of The Queen; the Queen's official residence in Scotland, the Palace of Holyroodhouse; or Windsor Castle: a royal home and fortress for over 900 years.
Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre can be enjoyed with an interactive 360o virtual tour, with photos, videos and audible wonder to guide you.
Son Doong Cave
Explore the world’s largest cave: Son Doong Cave in Vietnam.
Take an interactive tour of Stonehenge with 360o views from inside the monument. Select the hotspots to find out more.
Yellowstone National Park
Anne Frank’s House
Take a look around and discover the secret annex where Anne Frank hid for more than 2 years during WWII and where she wrote her diary.
Boston Children’s Museum
Walk through the Boston Children’s Museum for 3 floors of fun, thanks to Google Maps!
British Museum, London
National Museum of Anthropology
Visit the National Museum of Anthropology in Mexico City and dive into the pre-Hispanic history of Mexico with 23 exhibit rooms full of Mayan artefacts.
Natural History Museum
At the Natural History Museum in London, find answers to your big nature questions and uncover the history of life on Earth, from the smallest insects to the largest mammals.
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
Take a room-by-room tour of select exhibits and areas within the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, including past and current exhibits. This virtual tour also features a handy map, so you can move between floors easily and select the exhibits you specifically want to see.
The Vatican Museums and City
The Sistine Chapel, St. Peter's Basilica and Raphael's Room, are just some of the sites you can see on the Vatican's virtual tour of their 7 museums.
Here’s a 360o experience of Vatican City itself, including St. Peter’s Square.
Music and Film
Berlin Philharmonic: Digital Concert Hall
The Kennedy Center
Watch extraordinary performances, covering a range of music and dance genres, from the Kennedy Center's digital stage.
Children can also create Lunch Doodles with Mo Willems; explore 30 different resource collections on topics such as Africa, Ancient Civilisations, Innovators, Inventors & Explorers, Science, Space and World Arts and Culture; or explore media and interactive tools on over 100 themes from African Drumming to Swing Dance.
Liberty Science Center, New Jersey
Welcome to LSC in the House, the place where home scientists can conduct experiments, explore the world of LSC’s animals, find amazing movies to watch, and get inspired about science and technology without ever leaving the living room.
Science Museum, London
Space and Planets
View the Northern Lights, natures most amazing light show, from Churchill Northern Studies Center in Manitoba, Canada. The live camera allows you to scroll backwards to see the previous nights show, each day.
Explore the surface of Mars on the Curiosity Rover.
Nine Planets: The Solar System
Take a virtual tour to explore our solar system, the night sky and outer space in real-time.
Take a 360-degree, virtual tour of the NASA Mission Operations Room, home to the Hubble Space Telescope.
Alternatively, why not let your creativity take flight at NASA STEM with engineering activities, online games and even videos to get you moving and training like an astronaut?
Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum
The Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum maintains the world's largest collection of aviation and space artefacts, encompassing all aspects of human flight, as well as related works of art and archival materials. Here, you can take a virtual tour of the museum.
U.S. Space and Rocket Museum, Huntsville
Zoos and Animal Cameras
Atlanta Zoo have set up a Panda Cam.
They also have a little selection of learning at home resources.
Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden
Check in at 8p.m. (due to the time zone difference) for a daily Home Safari on the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden’s Facebook Live Feed. A different animal will feature each day and the zoo keepers will set a simple follow up activity, too.
Duke Farms installed a webcam on a tree adjacent to a Bald Eagle nest to provide a live look at the daily lives of the eagles.
Explore have numerous live cams from all around the world, organised into easy to navigate themes and categories.
They also have some free lesson plans and activities linked to their more popular nature cameras.
Houston Zoo has 6 Animal Cams including giraffes, gorillas, elephants, leafcutter ants, rhinos and chimps. The elephants are often very playful!
Kansas City Zoo
4 animal cams at Kansas City Zoo: king penguin, gentoo penguin, polar bear and Masai giraffe
San Diego Zoo - kids
The San Diego Zoo has a website just for kids with amazing videos, activities, and games. Enjoy the tour!
This zoo probably has the most live cams available: pandas, baboons, penguins, polar bears, apes, koalas, giraffes, burrowing owls, elephants, tigers and condors.
Wolf Conservation Center
This collection of webcams allow you to enter the private lives of "Ambassador" wolves Atka, Alawa, Zephyr and Nikai, and seven elusive packs of critically endangered wolves via unobtrusive cameras in and around den sites.
Discovery Education Virtual Trips
This website has several virtual trip options covering a range of topics. A few of the topics include Polar Bears and the Tundra, Social Emotional Skills, STEM and Manufacturing. Each virtual trip comes with a companion guide, too.