Although travel is on hold, our passion for discovering new places is still very much alive. As part of Smithsonian "Journeys From Home", we've curated a list of resources that allows you to virtually explore the sites on our most popular Journeys. Let your (virtual) journey begin!
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From Tokyo to Mt. Fuji, Nara, and Kyoto—you’ll explore a land of sublime art, unsurpassed natural beauty, and fascinating traditions, plus bustling commerce and modernity on this virtual journey of Japan. Learn about age-old cultural traditions, important temples, and more.
Wishing you could have explored Belgium and the Netherlands this past Spring? You can still enjoy the iconic sites from our popular Waterways of Holland and Belgium cruise. See Rembrandt's masterpieces, virtually visit Keukenhof Gardens, or learn about the history of Belgian brewing, plus so much more on this virtual tour.
Ancient Egypt and the Nile have always captivated the world's most curious explorers eager to uncover the secrets held in its many spellbinding sites. Experience the splendor of Egypt from home in this curated collection of resources, including in-depth documentaries of archaeological digs, 360-degree tour of numerous World Heritage sites, plus more!
Paris stood as the staging ground for the Harlem Renaissance, gave birth to jazz music, and welcomed African-American artists, authors, and musicians as far back as the first Great War. More than a century later, the significance of Black culture on this iconic city continues to resound. Take this virtual journey to explore the "City of Lights" through the lens of the African-American experience.