Explore these 11 museums from around the world -- all while sitting on your couch

Thank you, Google! Anyone up for a trip to the Guggenheim?

Tourists react to seeing a closed sign outside of Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum of Art on March 13, 2020 in New York City.
Tourists react to seeing a closed sign outside of Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum of Art on March 13, 2020 in New York City. (2020 Getty Images)

As of Sunday, the U.S. had seen more than 60 deaths and about 2,900 infections tied to the new coronavirus, COVID-19.

One of America’s top infectious disease experts, Dr. Anthony Fauci of the National Institutes of Health, went on “Meet the Press” and said, “I think Americans should be prepared that they are going to have to hunker down significantly more than we as a country are doing.”

Are you self-quarantined?

It might be hard at times -- how do you stay occupied? How will the workforce be impacted? What about children, many of whom are now home from school?

But we’re here with some good news, thanks to Google.

A Google Arts & Culture team has collaborated to create virtual tours and online exhibits of some of the best museums in the world, and they’re available with just a few clicks. So if you’re bored and want something new to do with your kids, check out the following:

1.) The British Museum, London

Here’s the link to your virtual tour.


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