Virtual Field Trips To Museums
Learn about some of the greatest museums in the world.
Musee Du Louvre
The Louvre or the Louvre Museum is the world’s largest art museum and is a historic monument in Paris, France. One of the most famous works of art in the world, the Mona Lisa, which was painted by Leonardo da Vinci has been on display since 1797.
The British Museum is located in the Bloomsbury are of London. It is a public institution dedicated to human history, art and culture. This museum is well known for The Rosetta Stone, The Statue of Ramesses II and The Parthenon Sculptures,
National Gallery of Art
The National Gallery of Art is located in Washington D.C.. It is also the of home of a sculpture garden. This museum is open to the public free of charge. There are more than 150,000 paintings, sculptures, decorative arts, photographs, prints and drawings of the history of Western art and share human creativity.
Metropolitan Museum of Art
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, commonly known as “the Met” is the largest art museum in the United States. Collections include works of art from classical antiquity and ancient Egypt, painting and sculptures from nearly all European masters and American and Modern art. This museum is also the home to encyclopedic collections of musical instruments, costumes and accessories.
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
The Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History is located in Washington D.C.. Admission to this museum is free and it is open 365 days a year. The museum has collections containing over 145 million specimens of plants, animals, fossils, minerals, rocks, meteorites, human remains and human cultural artifacts. It is the largest natural history collection in the world.