Creating Opportunities
for Adults with Disabilities

Virtual Tours

 

It's amazing how technology can give us the opportunity to see and visit places up close from our own living rooms. Below is a list of some really amazing free virtual tours.

 

Yellowstone National Park

 

Did you know that Yellowstone was the first national park in the U.S. and is also widely held to be the first national park in the world? We now have over 60 national parks in the United States.

Check out the beauty and nature of Yellowstone here

 

Museums

 

The British Museum in London, England, is known as the first public national museum in the world opening its doors in 1759. Check out many of its awesome artifacts from history, arts and culture using the virtual tour link below.

Click here for the British Museum tour

 

The Louvre Museum is the world's largest art museum and a historical landmark in Paris, France. The museum opened in 1793. One of its most famous exhibits is Leonardo da Vinci's Mona Lisa. You can take virtual tours of the exhibits but you must have Adobe Flash Player (free to download).

Click here for the Louvre Museum tours

 

Travel the World

 

Taking a trip around the world woud be very expensive and take a really long time. With 360Cities, you can take a virtual tour of many great landmarks around the world all for free.

Just click on any picture on this interactive world map to see a 360 degree view.

Click here to take a 360Cities virtual tour

 

Mars

 

As if the world doesn't have enough to see, you can take your travels to our solar system. How would you like to go to Mars which is the 4th planet from the sun? Mars has been explored by numerous unmanned spacecraft. You can pretend you are exploring with one of those spacecrafts - NASA's Curiosity rover by clicking gon the link below. 

Click here to "ride" the rover on Mars

 

The Curiosity rover is about the size of a car and has been roaming around Mars since August 6, 2012. Here's a selfie of the rover taken by the rover:

 

Curiosity Rover Selfie