This weekend, try virtual tours of the Great Wall of China, Van Gogh Museum, San Diego Zoo or Georgia Aquarium; host a video bake-off with friends and more.
Friday, April 17
Is the stress of finals starting to creep up on you? Looking for a way to sit down, relax and take a deep breath? Check out our meditation playlist!
Looking to visit one of the seven wonders of the world? Well now you can! Take this opportunity to go on a virtual tour of the Great Wall of China. As China’s most famous attraction, the Great Wall has a history of over 2,000 years and stretches more than 3,000 miles across several provinces of northern China. This is one of the most impressive ancient structures on the planet!
Saturday, April 18
The Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam houses the largest collection of artworks by Vincent van Gogh in the world! All of you van Gogh fans out there, take this time and go on a virtual tour of two online exhibits, Which Books did Vincent Van Gogh Read? and Vincent van Gogh’s Love Life.
Are you an animal lover? Looking for some cute, furry friends to enjoy quarantine with? From penguins to polar bears, the San Diego Zoo has it all! Enjoy these live webcams and watch the animals do their thing.
Check out these awesome aquatic animals! View the live webcams of the various Georgia Aquarium exhibits ranging from beluga whales to piranhas.
Sunday, April 19
Print off a free printable coloring page from the Color Our Collections campaign with coloring sheets from over 100 museums and libraries from around the world. Or choose from 1,500-plus coloring pages with Just Color.
Host a bake-off
Challenge your friends to a bake-off over video chat. Now is the perfect time to pull out your favorite dessert recipes and bake them! Put a limit on how much time you and your friends have to bake, and once you’re finished compare your treats virtually.