Tours you can take from home

Updated: Mar 30, 2020

For the past ten years. Lavaca and Friends has been committed to keeping you informed about things to do in the Downtown/Southtown San Antonio area. We still want to let you know about ‘things to do’ — now from the safety of your homes.

We’ve scoured the internet and uncovered a bunch of virtual tours you can take — tours of museums, zoos, national parks, aquariums, historical sites, and more. Following is a list of over 50 tours from locations around the world.

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The British Museum, London

The Courtauld Institue of Art, London

Detroit Institute of Arts

The Georgia O’Keefe Museum, Santa Fe

Guggenheim Museum, NY

High Museum of Art, Atlanta

The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles

Louvre, Paris

MASP, São Paulo

Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC

MoMA (The Museum of Modern Art), NYC

Musée d’Orsay, Paris

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Museum of Natural History, NYC

The National Gallery, London

National Gallery or Art, Washington DC

National Museum of Anthropology, Mexico City

National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Seoul

National Museum of the United States Air Force, Ohio

The National Portrait Gallery, London

National Women’s History Museum, Alexandria VA

The Palace of Versailles

Pergamon Museum, Berlin

Picasso Museum, Barcelona

Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam

Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, Washington DC

Smithsonian National Museum of African American History, Washington DC

Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, Washington DC

Tate Modern, London

Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid

Uffizi Gallery, Florence

The Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam

The Vatican Museum, Rome

The Witte Museum, San Antonio

Zoo and Aquarium Virtual Tours / Live Cams

Atlanta Zoo

Bronx Zoo, NY

Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden

Georgia Aquarium

Houston Zoo

Monterey Bay Aquarium

National Aquarium, Baltimore

National Zoological Park, Washington DC

San Antonio Zoo

San Diego Zoo

Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden

Other Virtual Tours

The Arctic

Carlsbad Caverns, New Mexico

Google Earth Tours of 31 National Parks (Includes The Grand Canyon, Redwood, Yellowstone and Yosemite National Parks, and more)

NASA Langley Research Center, VA

NASA Glenn Research Center, OH

Paris Catacombs

State Kremlin Palace

Tower of London

Walt Disney World, Florida

The White House, Washington DC

Winchester Mystery House, San Jose