Culture, travel and furry friends, we’ve got it covered

Culture, travel and furry friends, we’ve got it covered

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With museums, galleries and zoos closed and travel out of reach, we’ve put together a fantastic list of online experiences to help you indulge your love of history, art, animals and far flung places without leaving the comfort of your own home.

Australian Museums and Galleries 

Art Gallery of NSW

Online exhibition and virtual gallery tours

Melbourne Museum at Home

Virtual tours and loads of entertainment for kids and adults

Australian Museum
Check out a range of online exhibitions.

Maritime Museum
Take a virtual tour of HMB Endeavor. This is a great one to do with kids.

Immigration Museum
Celebrate our diversity through these virtual tours.

Geoscience Australia
If you’re made for gems, rocks and fossils, this virtual tour is for you.

State Library of NSW
Library lovers rejoice!

Omoona Opal Mine and Museum
Find out what it’s like underground in this virtual mine tour.

Australian Surfing Museum
Hang ten no matter how far from the beach you are.

Australian zoos and aquariums 

Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary

Livestream videos of goannas, kangaroos, dingos, emus and of course koalas

Sydney Aquarium

Live streams from a number of fascinating exhibits

Taronga Zoo 

Animal cams and keeper talks

Travel close to home 

How great is this road!

Great Ocean Road, VIC 360 video

Puts the gorge in gorgeous

Katherine Gorge, NT 360 video

Island views

Rottnest Island, WA 360 video

The Harbour at its best

Sydney Harbour, NSW 360 video

The splendour of Uluru

Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, NT virtual tour

Take a tour of the reef

Vlasoff Cay, Great Barrier Reef, QLD 360 video

Or, let David Attenborough be your guide!

Next stop Antarctica!
Macquarie Island Research Station is halfway between Australia and Antarctica.

International Museums and Galleries: 

British Museum, UKBritish Museum, UK

Virtual tour

National Gallery London, UK

Virtual tour

Guggenheim Museum, New York, US

Virtual tour

Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Virtual tour

The Louvre, Paris, France

Virtual tour

Anne Frank’s House, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Virtual tour

The Vatican, Rome, Italy

Virtual tour

International zoos and aquariums 

Georgia Aquarium, Georgia, US

Live web cams

Ouwehand Zoo, Rehen, Netherlands

Polar bear live cam

San Diego Zoo

Live cameras

Far flung landmarks

Buckingham Palace State Rooms, London, UK

Virtual tour

Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh, Scotland

Virtual tour outside

Great Wall of China, Beijing, China

Virtual tour

Kenai Fjord National Park, Alaska, US

Glacier tour

Machu Picchu, Peru 

Virtual tour

Mount Vernon, Virginia, USA

Virtual tour

Palace of Versailles, Versailles, France

Virtual tour

The White House, Washington, US

Virtual tour

Yosemite National Park, California, US

Virtual tour