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Explore.org - Live Cams

Explore.org is the world's leading philanthropic live nature cam network and documentary film channel.

VIRTUAL VISIT - MIXED

American Ballet Theater

Members of the ABT family are working hard to keep the Company connected to fans and friends around the world. Visit their website for highlights from ABT’s social media channels, where you'll find virtual classes for children and adults.

FREE LESSONS

Fender - Free Guitar Lessons

Fender is offering 3 months of free guitar, bass and ukulele lessons. The offer is live for the first 500,000 who sign up for Fender Play. There’s no cost. No catch. Just music.

FREE LESSONS

Locast - Free Broadcast TV

Locast is a public service to Americans, providing local broadcast signals over the Internet in select cities. All you have to do is sign up online, provide your name and email address, and certify that you live in, and are logging on from, one of the select US cities (“Designated Market Area”). Then, you can select among local broadcasters and stream your favorite local station.

FREE TV

Eventbrite - Online Events

Find online events, online training courses, live streams of your favorite music, games, sports, or news, register for a webinar on a variety of topics, or attend a virtual fitness class with a live instructor.

SOCIALIZE

Discord

Discord is the easiest way to communicate over voice, video, and text, whether you’re part of a school club, a nightly gaming group, a worldwide art community, or just a handful of friends that want to hang out.

SOCIALIZE

Houseparty

Houseparty is a “face to face social network” focusing on video chats, quizzes and games to bring people together digitally when they can’t be with each other physically.

SOCIALIZE

The Skint

Bi-weekly updated lists of livestreaming events, stories, concerts, and other entertainment options (like free coloring books!).

VIRTUAL VISIT - MIXED

Porch Stomp - Support Local Musicians

Hire local NYC musicians for local lessons, listen to free streaming live concerts daily, and find resources for musicians in need of support

VIRTUAL VISIT - MIXED

Cincinatti Zoo

Join the zoo on Facebook for their Home Safari Facebook Live event each day at 3pm EDT where they will highlight one of their amazing animals and include an activity you can do from home. All videos will also be posted on their website and to their YouTube channel shortly after the Facebook Live ends.

VIRTUAL VISIT - ZOO

Social Distancing Festival

This is a site for celebrating art from all over the world, showcasing amazing talent, and coming together as a community at a time when we need it more than ever. Here you'll find a variety of live streams ranging from opera, to theater, to dance, and much more!

VIRTUAL VISIT - MIXED

National Museum of Natural History

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. Visitors can also access select collections and research areas at our satellite support and research stations as well as past exhibits no longer on display.

VIRTUAL VISIT - MUSEUM

Google Arts & Culture

See collections from over 30 museums including: MoMa (The Museum of Modern Art), the Van Gogh Museum, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Tate, and the Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery (plus tons more).

VIRTUAL VISIT - MUSEUM

British Museum

Explore a stunning visual timeline of the world, with an array of annotated objects. Tap through a musical guide to Africa, the Americas, Asia, Oceania and Europe – and play a little tune along the way.

VIRTUAL VISIT - MUSEUM

Storyline Online

The SAG-AFTRA Foundation’s award-winning children’s literacy website, Storyline Online, streams videos featuring celebrated actors reading children’s books alongside creatively produced illustrations. Readers include Viola Davis, Chris Pine, Lily Tomlin, Kevin Costner, Annette Bening, James Earl Jones, Betty White and dozens more.

STORYTIME

Growing Up NYC Storytime

Virtual storytime with books, songs, and tips for early learning, plus art, and more!

STORYTIME

Netflix Party

Netflix Party is a new way to watch Netflix with your friends online. Netflix Party synchronizes video playback and adds group chat to your favorite Netflix shows. *ONLY available on Chrome browsers on desktop or laptop computers.

SOCIALIZE

Berliner Philharmoniker

he Philharmonie is closed – so they will come to you! Redeem the voucher code BERLINPHIL by 31 March and receive free access to all concerts and films in the Digital Concert Hall.

VIRTUAL VISIT - MUSIC

Metropolitan Opera

An all-Wagner week of free opera streams kicks off with Tristan und Isolde, the composer’s intoxicating masterpiece of transcendent love. Nina Stemme and Stuart Skelton star in the title roles, with Sir Simon Rattle on the podium. This performance will be available until 6:30 p.m. EDT Tuesday, March 24

VIRTUAL VISIT - MUSIC

OperaVision

OperaVision brings together 29 partners from 17 countries and invites you to travel and discover the diversity of opera from wherever you want, whenever you want.

VIRTUAL VISIT - MUSIC

New England Aquarium

Join us for live presentations, new videos, and activities to try from home every day at 11 am!

VIRTUAL VISIT - AQUARIUM

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