Follow this link to download Google Expeditions onto your Apple or Android device. Through the app you can explore museums and galleries from around the world, see virtual dinosaurs in real life and even use the app with VR goggles to visit ancient places from history. (You don't need a VR set to use the app - you can just look on your phone or tablet screen!)
The Tate galleries website has an amazing section for kids who are budding artists where they can watch videos of famous artists talking, explore famous works of art, take quizzes, play games or learn how to make something new. It's definitely worth a visit. Click here.
Get a taste of the sorts of activities on the website:
The British Museum
Use Google Arts and Culture to explore the exhibitions and rooms inside the British Museum. Click here to access the page.
Explore the world at your fingertips…. Here’s a comprehensive list of virtual tours you can take with your children, adventure all over the world from the confines of your own home. A fantastic resource to have whilst we push our way through the current pandemic. A wealth of travel, geographical and historical knowledge to incorporate into your days…..
Click here to access this page.
Visit the 5000 year old tomb of Queen Meresankh III!
The Egyptian tourist board has opened up a tomb in one of the ancient pyramids for anyone to explore for free!
Or go straight to the tour here: https://my.matterport.com/show/?m=d42fuVA21To