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Enjoy a pop of culture this half term

Our new home-bound lifestyle has led us searching for alternative ways to keep our children happy and healthy. But there is still an emphasis and need amongst most parents to use this time to maintain education standards and to submerge them in as much culture as possible.

We have compiled a list of some interesting guided tours from our favourite global cultural institutions to enable you to gently educate your families of all ages on culture and the arts this half term.

‘One minute in a museum’
Musee du Louvre

The Musee du Louvre has put together a range of fun, sixty second animated videos looking at some of the Louvre’s masterpieces.

For Families, From Home
Guggenheim museum, NYC
The Guggenheim, NYC

The Guggenheim are offering the opportunity to explore exhibitions through family-oriented tours that incorporate conversation and creative hands-on activities.

Natural History Museum

The museum is still committed to educating us all on the amazing world around us. There are 12 wonderful tours to enjoy – something for everyone.

London Zoo
London Zoo
London Zoo

Who needs to leave home when you can explore the lives of all the wonderful creatures at London Zoo via webcams and live streams! Get up close and personal with the animal kingdom with the zoo keeper diary updates and behind-the-scenes footage.

Windsor Castle
Windsor Castle

Windsor Castle is the oldest occupied castle in the world. Enjoy a virtual tour where the Queen regularly spends her time at the weekends.

Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
Natural History Museum, Washington D.C.

This world-famous museum in Washington D.C is offers one of the best virtual tours for children online. Explore every single one of the exhibits with a 360-degree-view on their website.

KEW- Housekeeper/Nanny

A family in Kew are looking for a live-in Housekeeper/Nanny. They have two young boys under 5. Monday to Friday 7:30  – 7. Experience in housekeeping and ability to cook nutritious meals is required. Lovely home in a private gated development with access to a private gym. Excellent rate of pay.