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Virtual Field Trips

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Wednesday Theme is Field Trips!


Boston Children's Museum

Walk the halls of the world’s second oldest children’s museum.  Also be  sure to check out their fun resources for playing and learning at home.

Virtual Maryland Science Center
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Yes, some of us are stuck at home. But that doesn’t mean we can’t be doing science together! The Maryland Science Center created a variety of online activities and events to bring a bit of the science center to your home. Click here to learn more.
National Museum of Natural History Tour
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The Smithsonian, National Museum of Natural History virtual tours allow visitors to take self-guided, room-by-room tours of select exhibits and areas within the museum from their desktop or mobile device
Dumbarton Oaks

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Tour Dumbarton Oaks Museum and Garden 

National Geographic ranked Georgetown's Dumbarton Oaks garden as one of the top ten gardens in the world. Museum collections include pre-Columbian culture, botanical illustration, Byzantine art and architecture and more

Metropolitan Museum of Art

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Metropolitan Museum of Art Time Machine: A kid-friendly collection search tool

Heurich House Museum

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Tour Heurich House Museum
The Heurich mansion was built in 1892-1894 for German-American immigrant Christian Heurich (1842-1945), whose brewery was the largest in DC and a household name. It is the city's best-preserved example of Richardsonian Romanesque residential architecture and one of the most landmarked interiors in DC. The mansion incorporated many technological advancements, including metal speaking tubes, electric lighting, burglar alarms, and "fireproofing."


Take a Hike

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Take a Hike! (All Ages)

Enjoy all the sights and sounds
on a variety of virtual hikes in locations throughout the world.  The 4K
Relaxation Channel on YouTube has a full library of videos that bring nature
into your home.  


National Parks

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The Hidden Worlds of our National Parks 

Tour the natural wonders of theUnited States from the comfort of your own home.  Google Earth’s virtualtours are a great opportunity to take a mental vacation to some of our country’s incredible national parks.     

Swim with Sea Lions

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Take a dive with sea lions

Visit the Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary.  This virtual dive, provided by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), is a unique opportunity to explore the depths of this Californian sanctuary.  Dive on in, take a look around, and don’t forget to check out some of the other marine sanctuaries on the NOAA website!

Zoos and Aquariums

National Aquarium
There's nothing like experiencing the National Aquarium firsthand—but their live cams are the next best thing! Tune into the Blacktip ReefJellies Invasion and Pacific Coral Reef livestreams and enjoy a piece of the Aquarium from home.
San Diego Zoo

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San Diego Zoo - Live Cams (All Ages) 

The world famous San Diego Zoo gives you an up close look at a variety of animals via their live cams.  Pandas, elephants, giraffes, and much more . . . check it out and see what you can spot today!

Georgia Aquarium


Often recognized as the best aquarium for families, the Georgia Aquarium brings you to their facility through live webcams featuring a variety of  aquatic life. Jump from ocean to ocean with only a simple click.

Theme Parks

Disney World

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Walt Disney World Resort - Virtual Tour (All Ages)

The rides may be closed, but you will have the parks all to yourself as you walk the grounds and view  

the magic of each Walt Disney World Resort park. 

Universal Orlando


Universal Orlando Resort (All Ages) 

Hop on over to Universal Studios and explore the Wizarding World of Harry Potter and then head over to Islands of Adventure to see your favorite Marvel super heroes.  Best of all . . . no crowds!