Things to do at home

Guide to things to do at home including virtual tours and experiences, boredom breakers, and more.

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Virtual Field Trips by Forestry England

Forestry England has partnered with Google Expeditions to bring virtual field trips. To access the virtual tours, download the free Google Expeditions app to your device and search for 'Forestry England'.

Amazon Fieldtrip

 

Zoos and Aquariums 

Edinburgh Zoo Live Cam

See the Penguins live at Edinburgh Zoo.

SeaWorld Orlando Virtual Tour

Click and drag your way around SeaWorld Orlando.

Houston Zoo Webcams

From Elephants and Giraffes to Leafcutter Ants.

Georgia Aquarium

See the fish glide by your very screen.

 

Landmarks

Acropolis

The ancient citadel nested on a rocky outcrop above Athens. 

Alcatraz Island

The small island offshore from San Francisco that featured a lighthouse, a military fortification, a military prison, and a federal prison. It was home to some of the most dangerous criminals of the time.

The Colosseum

Google Street View takes you to the oval amphitheatre in the centre of the city of Rome, Italy.

Giant's Causeway

By The National Trust, visit this natural wonder.

Grand Canyon

Google Earth takes you to the Grand Canyon National Park in Arizona, USA.

Great Pyramid of Giza

See the oldest of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World.

Great Wall of China

Trek across the Great Wall and take in the views.

Kiyomizu-dera Temple

A beautiful Buddhist temple in eastern Kyoto that means "Pure Water Temple".

Machu Picchu

See the Inca citadel, perched on a mountain ridge in southern Peru.

Palace of Versailles

The Palace of Versailles or Château de Versailles was the principal royal residence of France from 1682. Now a UNESCO World Heritage site.

Perito Moreno Glacier

See the 19 miles long glacier and rise above the water in Argentina.

Petra

Explore Petra with Google Street View.

Stonehenge Skyscape

See the sunrise, sunset, or sky at any time of day over Stonehenge.

Sydney Opera House

See one of the twentieth century's most famous and distinctive buildings, The multi-venue performing arts centre at Sydney Harbour, Australia.

Taj Mahal

See the ivory-white marble mausoleum Agra, India.

 

Museums 

Local

Explore Inside The Bucks County Museum

The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Waddesdon Manor Virtual Tours

National Paralympic Heritage Trust | Virtual Exhibitions

 

Further away

British Museum

The Natural History Museum

The Vatican Museum

Van Gogh Museum

The Louvre

Inside Space Shuttle Discovery 360

   

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