We may be stuck inside, but there is a whole VIRTUAL world waiting to be explored! Here are just a few ideas to help you along!
TED: Ideas worth spreading — "TED is a nonpartisan nonprofit devoted to spreading ideas, usually in the form of short, powerful talks" - from wesbite
Mental Floss — If you like random facts, quizzes, and lists of stuff, this site is for you!
Black and White Movies — Feeling nostalgic? Watch all sorts of black and white films from days gone by!
#CanadaPerforms — Check the schedule to find timings for live performance from Canadian musicians, actors, dancers and more!
Canadian Museum of Human Rights — Spend some quality time with powerful exhibits and inspiring stories.
Join a Museum guide on a virtual tour of exhibits and architecture. Or download our mobile app to check out the entire Museum, gallery by gallery.
Canada's Wonderland — Check out some exciting rides!
Virtual Museum of Canada — The largest digital source of stories and experiences shared by Canada’s museums and heritage organizations
Ten Museums You Can Visit Virtually — This article by Nadine Daher has links to amazing museums from the Guggenheim to the Louvre that you can explore without leaving the room.
Winchester Mystery House Virtual Tour — Explore the mysterious home constructed by Sarah Winchester, the widow of William Wirt Winchester and heiress to a large portion of the Winchester® Repeating Arms fortune.
Blarney Castle and Gardens, Cork Ireland — Virtually kiss the Blarney Stone and explore this amazing landmark.
Ripley's Aquarium — Find live streams of the penguins and sharks, educational materials and live events that can all be enjoyed from home!
Explore.org — Watch animals in their habitats in Africa and around the world. Explore the oceans. Check in on dog and cat rescues. And much more!
Center for Puppetry Arts @ Home — Puppet shows, workshops and more!
Scholastic — Read stories, search projects, have fun and keep kids learning!
Storytime Online — You can stream videos featuring celebrated actors reading children’s books alongside creatively produced illustrations.
Code — A fun way to bring computer science into your home!
Exploratorium — Explore, play, discover
Harry Potter at Home — Bringing Hogwarts to you!
Storytime from Space — It can't get much cooler than astronauts reading stories from space!!