Take a virtual tour of the British Museum and over 2,500 museums worldwide

Google Art and Culture have virtual tours of around 2,500 museums and their collections from around the world, including the British Museum, ready for you to explore while at home during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Discover the collections on offer on Google Arts and Culture here.

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More institutions with free online collection tours

  • British Library has 30,000 items from its collections available to view online from the comfort of your own home. Check out their online exhibitions here.
  • V&A has "5,000 years of human creativity" within their online collection which you can view here.
  • Science Museum gives you a virtual tour via Google Streetview as well as offering curator guides. More here.
  • Manchester Museum has everything from online exhibitions to educational resources here.
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