Apr 18, 2020
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In isolation? That shouldn't stop you from exploring and satisfying your craving for art. Whether you're thinking of romancing your significant other or simply out of Netflix shows to binge on.
Challenge your friends into guessing which artworks were made by which famous artists.
Here are a few museums worth seeing from the safety of your bedroom (Dress code: black tie optional).
The Louvre Museum (Paris, France)
Explore virtual tours of temporary exhibitions (limited time only) and walk around the original perimeter of the Louvre's moat and see the piers that supported the drawbridges. See collections from the Pharaonic period as displayed in the actual museum, and The Galerie d'Apollon.
Van Gogh Museum (Amsterdam, Netherlands)
The virtual tour is a part of Google’s Art and Culture Network and it takes you around the Van Gogh Museum allowing you to view the artworks up close.
Musée d’Orsay (Paris, France)
Visit Paris' very own Musée d’Orsay which houses French art dating all the way back from 1848 to 1914. Here's your chance to see works from all-time greats like Van Gogh, Monet and Cezanne as you take a look around this once a railway station turned museum.
Rijksmuseum (Amsterdam, Netherlands)
This Dutch museum in Amsterdam houses legendary works by Rembrandt, Van Gogh, and other Dutch masters.
Vatican Museum (Vatican City)
See a collection of 360 virtual tours of the museums at the Vatican and chapels including the most famous Sistine Chapel.
Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York City, United States)
Since it was founded in 1870, The Met has always aspired to be more than a treasury of rare and beautiful objects. Every day, art comes alive in the Museum's galleries and through its exhibitions and events, revealing both new ideas and unexpected connections across time and across cultures.
The British Museum (London, United Kingdom)
Enjoy an interactive viritual experience scrolling around the British Museum and its exhibits.
Hope you find this list useful. Leave a note of how many artworks you've guessed.