You Must Check Out These Virtual Art Museums!

Guggenheim, Bilbao, Spain. Photo by Vitor Pinto on Unsplash

Visiting interesting places is harder than ever in 2020. A global pandemic has made it more and more difficult to travel, and many attractions such as museums and galleries have been temporarily closed due to health concerns.

Fortunately, technology has come in handy as more and more museums are offering virtual tours of their installations! Here are three art museums that you can visit from the comfort of your own home.

Musée d’Orsay: Paris, France

The Musee d’Orsay in Paris can be visited via Google Earth, providing a look at one of the most impressive collections of 19th-century and early 20th-century French art on the planet. You can see works from artists like Gauguin, van Gogh, and Munch without leaving home!

Guggenheim Museum: Bilbao, Spain

Bilbao’s Guggenheim is one of the most world-renowned centers of modern and contemporary art on the planet. With the help of this virtual tour, you can see its stunning exterior, as well as its many avant-garde, works in the interior on your own computer.

J Paul Getty Museum: Los Angeles, USA

One of America’s best art museums can also be discovered via a virtual tour. The J Paul Getty Museum in Los Angeles is one of the few excellent places to see European artwork in the states, and you can explore its halls using this neat virtual feature.