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The world famous internet search engine Google has dealt with over 500 museums connected to enable people around the world to virtually walk through the most famous museums. The museums include the British Museum in London, the National Gallery of Art in Washington D.C. and the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam. In my article you will get an overview of some of the best museums that you despite quarantine measures visit from the comfort of your living room! Are you ready?

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London | New York | Washington, D.C.

Seoul | Paris | Berlin | Amsterdam

Florence | Los Angeles | São Paulo

Mexico City

Other museums worldwide

The British Museum in London

The famous British Museum, which is actually located in the heart of London, now enables virtual visitors to tour the Great Court, discover the Rosetta Stone and the Egyptian mummies. You will also find hundreds of exciting artifacts on the virtual tour of the museum.

Guggenheim Museum in New York

thanks to the Google Street View function you have the opportunity to climb the famous spiral staircase of the Guggenheim Museum to visit without leaving the house. From there you can discover incredible works of art from the epochs of Impressionism, Post-Impressionism, Modernism and the present.

National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C.

The National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C. shows two online exhibitions about Google. The first is an exhibition of American fashion from 1740 to 1895 - including many displays of clothes from the colonial and revolutionary eras. The second is a collection of works by the Dutch baroque painter Johannes Vermeer.

National Museum of Modern & Contemporary Art in Seoul

One of the most popular museums in Korea, theNational Museum of Modern & Contemporary Art in Seoul, is accessible from anywhere in the world. The virtual tour from Google takes you through six floors of contemporary art from Korea and around the world.

Musée d'Orsay in Paris

You can practically through the popular gallery of theOrsay Museumrun in Paris, which is home to dozens of famous works by French artists who worked and lived between 1848 and 1914. Take a look at the works of art by Monet, Cézanne, Gauguin and other famous artists.

Pergamon Museum in Berlin

As one of the largest museums in Germany, the Pergamon Museum a lot to offer - even if you can't be there physically! This historical museum is home to numerous ancient artifacts, including the Ishtar Gate of Babylon and of course the Pergamon Altar.

Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam

Discover the masterpieces from the Dutch Golden Age, including works by Vermeer and Rembrandt. Google is offering you a Street View tour of this iconic museum so that you feel like you're actually walking through the halls of the Rijksmuseums to hike.

The Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam

After the Rijksmuseum, it is also worth taking a virtual stroll through the rooms of the Van Gogh Museum. Anyone who is a fan of this tragic, ingenious painter can get up close and personal by visiting this museum - the largest collection of works of art by Vincent van Gogh with over 200 paintings, 500 drawings and more than 750 personal letters - virtually .

The Uffizi Gallery in Florence

This gallery in Florence, also called Uffizi Gallery known, the art collection is home to one of Italy's most famous families, the de’Medicis. The building was designed in 1560 by Giorgio Vasari, especially for Cosimo I. de’Medici, and can currently be admired all over the world thanks to virtual reality.

J. Paul Getty Museum in Los Angeles

European works of art from the 8th century are in the California Art Museum J. Paul Getty Museum to find. Take a Street View tour and discover a huge collection of paintings, drawings, sculptures, manuscripts and photographs.

MASP in São Paulo

The Museu de Arte de São Paulo is a non-profit association and the first modern museum in Brazil. The works of art placed on clear Plexiglas frames give the impression that the work of art is floating in the air. Take a virtual tour to experience the wonderful exhibition for yourself.

National Museum of Anthropology in Mexico City

That built in 1964 National Museum of Anthropoloy is dedicated to the archeology and history of Mexico's pre-Hispanic heritage. There are 23 exhibition rooms filled with ancient artifacts, including some even from the Mayan civilization.

Would you like to see more exciting museums?

To find out more from the museum collection of Google Arts & Culture to see, just visit the website. On top of that, it even offers you an online experience to explore famous historical and cultural sights. Use your time wisely and discover the coolest sights and museums in the world from the comfort of your home!

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