7 Art Museums to Get Virtually Lost In

Stuck at home for awhile? Much of the world is, but that doesn't mean you're completely cut off from culture. There are avenues to enjoy live music at home and a surprising number of art museums you can explore online. Here's what we recommend.

If you didn't get a chance to visit the sublime El Greco exhibit at the Art Institute of Chicago, take some time to step inside and take a look. The Art Institute has pulled together a video tour, audio tour, interactive features and more to provide a rich viewing experience from your home. Explore the museum further by accessing some of the Art Institute's additional online resources.

Google Arts and Culture offers a variety of rich virtual experiences, including art museums.

If you're a fan of Renaissance art, jump over to Florence and take peek inside the halls of the Uffizi

Spend the day on the left bank of the Seine in Paris looking at the world's largest collection of Impressionist and Post-Impressionist art in the Musée d'Orsay.

If modern and contemporary art is more to your liking, land in Bilbao for the day to explore the visually striking Guggenheim.

See the grand Metropolitan Museum of New York with access to over 200,000 works and a collection of online exhibits, including ones featuring work of Coco Chanel, Christian Dior and Elsa Schiaparelli for fashionistas.

Get more familiar with Frida Kahlo, Diego Rivera and pre-Hispanic to contemporary art at Museo Delores Olemda in Mexico City.

You'll find plenty to view in Amsterdam's Rijksmuseum, from works of the Dutch Golden Age and beyond.

Want to explore more? There are a large number of museum collections on Google Arts and Culture.

Looking to read about art? Check out For Art Lovers: eBooks.

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