Have you heard of the Google Cultural Institute? It’s the Google Street View of Museums: an incredible open-museum project where you can check out your favorite museums online (including the Art Institute of Chicago, the home of our brand new Touring Modernism art history course)! Here are some of the other museums you can check out:

1. Le Louvre

le louvre on Google Cultural Institute

Location: Paris, France

2. Metropolitan Museum of Art

the met on Google Cultural Institute

Location: New York City, NY

3. British Museum

british museum on Google Cultural Institute

Location: United Kingdom

4. The Getty

the getty on Google Cultural Institute

Location: Los Angeles, CA

5. The Whitney Museum of American Art

the whitney on Google Cultural Institute

Location: New York City, NY

6. Centre Georges Pompidou

centre pompidou on Google Cultural Institute

Location: Paris, France

7. The Broad Museum

the broad on Google Cultural Institute

Location: Los Angeles, CA

8. Museu Picasso

museu picasso on Google Cultural Institute

Location: Barcelona, Spain

9. Musee d’Orsay

musee d'orsay on Google Cultural Institute

Location: Paris, France

10. Museum of Modern Art

moma on Google Cultural Institute

Location: New York City, NY

11. The Hermitage

hermitage on Google Cultural Institute

Location: St. Petersburg, Russia

12. Tate Modern

tate modern on Google Cultural Institute

Location: London, England

13. The Art Institute of Chicago

art institute of chicago on Google Cultural Institute

Location: Chicago, IL

14. National Gallery of Art

national gallery of art on Google Cultural Institute

Location: Washington, D.C.

15. Art Gallery NSW

art gallery nsw on Google Cultural InstituteLocation: Sydney, Australia

16. Rijksmuseum

rijksmuseum on Google Cultural Institute

Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands

17. LACMA

lacma on Google Cultural Institute

Location: Los Angeles, CA

18. National Palace Museum

national palace museum on Google Cultural Institute

Location: Taipai City, Taiwan

19. Victoria & Albert Museum 

victoria albert museum on Google Cultural Institute

Location: United Kingdom

20. MOCA

moca on Google Cultural Institute

Location: Los Angeles, CA

21. South African National Gallery

south african national gallery on Google Cultural Institute

Location: Cape Town, South Africa

22. The Guggenheim

guggenheim on Google Cultural Institute

Location: New York City, NY

23. Vatican Museums

the vatican on Google Cultural Institute

Location: Roma, Italy

24. El Prado

el prado on Google Cultural Institute

Location: Madrid, Spain

25. National Museum of Korea

national museum of korea on Google Cultural Institute

Location: Seoul, South Korea

26. Uffizi

uffizi on Google Cultural Institute

Location: Florence, Italy

Check out the Google Cultural Institute now!


You can also get a closer look at the collections of a number of these museums through our courses and Programs:

Touring Modernism: From the French Avant-Garde to American Pop and Beyond

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Contemporary Museum Education

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The Modern Genius: Art and Culture in the 19th Century

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