Culture doesn't stop: 10 museums to visit while you're at home

The coronavirus outbreak means that the population is unable to leave their homes, but that doesn't mean you can't enjoy some of the world's best museums.

Enjoy works of art from some of the world's best museums at home / Jean-Pol Grandmont CC BY-SA 3.0
Enjoy works of art from some of the world's best museums at home / Jean-Pol Grandmont CC BY-SA 3.0
24 March 2020, Redaction

We are all too aware that it is currently not possible to leave the house, but even in these times of quarantine you can use your free time to (virtually) visit some of the most interesting museums in the world, including some of Italy's finest. These are museums that are offering virtual tours or have put their collections online, so that you can still enjoy the wonderful masterpieces on offer. Let's have a look at the museums offering virtual visits:

The National Archaeological Museum, Athens

Barcex / CC BY-SA
Barcex / CC BY-SA

Pinacoteca di Brera, Milan

Stefano Stabile / CC BY-SA
Stefano Stabile / CC BY-SA

The British Museum, London

 

Ham / CC BY-SA
Ham / CC BY-SA

The State Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg

randreu / CC BY
randreu / CC BY

The Louvre, Paris

Benh LIEU SONG (Flickr) / CC BY-SA
Benh LIEU SONG (Flickr) / CC BY-SA

The Prado Museum, Madrid

Brian Snelson / CC BY
Brian Snelson / CC BY

National Gallery of Art, Washington

AgnosticPreachersKid / CC BY-SA
AgnosticPreachersKid / CC BY-SA

The Metropolitan Museum, New York

Sracer357 / CC BY-SA
Sracer357 / CC BY-SA

Uffizi Gallery, Florence

Michelle Maria / CC BY
Michelle Maria / CC BY

The Vatican Museums

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CC0 Public Domain

Article seen at: 10 musei da visitare stando a casa: tour virtuali e collezioni online (Pirati in viaggio)

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