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The top 50 things you can do at home

Posted by PersonalizedFree on April 29th 2020

The top 50 things you can do at home

For the past month, we've been recommending lots of games to play while spending lots of quality time with your family! We understand that games can get a bit old after awhile, so we are providing you all with a list of 50 fun things to do that you might not have thought of. Stay safe, everyone, and enjoy this list of things to do!

Virtual Museum Tours

Many museums have closed their doors but they are open for business online. Here's a list of museums that have put their collections online for you to enjoy.

1. British Museum in London

2. Guggenheim Museum, New York

3. National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.

4. Musée d'Orsay, Paris

5. National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Seoul

6. Pergamon Museum, Berlin

7. Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam

8. Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam

9. J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles

10. Uffizi Gallery, Italy

11. Museu de Arte,São Paulo

12. The Louvre, Paris

13. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

Online Concerts and Shows
The music and cultural scenes are doing their best to keep going. You can stream nightly concerts and Broadway shows from the comfort of your living room... or perhaps you'd prefer to relax in a bubble bath with an iPad.

14. 15 Broadway Plays and Musicals You Can Watch On Stage From Home

15. Stream the Met Opera nightly for free

16. Check outSTAGEITfor access to "Shut in and Sing" events and online concerts

17. NPR is keeping alive list of Virtual Concertswhich is updated daily.

Learn Something New

Learning something new doesn't need to cost money. You can keep your brain active and learn a new language in just five minutes a day. Perhaps you would prefer to learn how to draw or code?

18. Learn a new language in as little as five minutes every day.DuoLingowill even let you set up a "classroom" so you can have accounts for kids to study.Dropsis another app that makes learning a new language fun.

19. Yale University is offering a free course online -The Science of Well-Being- that teaches you how to be happier.

20. Take a University Art Class-Artsy.nethas a list of 10 classes you can take for free online.

21. Courseraoffers free online courses from many of the world's top universities in a wide variety of subjects

22. Become an Artist withArt ala Carteon YouTube.

23. Code Academyoffers a free online coding course.

Take a Virtual Field Trip

Field trips might be cancelled but just like the virtual museum tours we suggested, here are some ideas for creating an at-home field trip. If you've ever wanted to visit a national park or explore the surface of mars from the comfort of your home, there's never been a better time.

24. San Diego Zoo

25. Yellowstone National Park

26. Explore the Surface of Mars

27. Live Animal Cams at theSan Diego Zoo,Monterey Bay Aquarium,Zoo Atlanta,Houston Zoo,Georgia Aquarium,Smithsonian National Zoo,Reid Park Zoo,Ouwehand Zoo

28. Live farm cams fromFarm Food 360

29. The Great Wall of China

30. Boston Children's Museum

31. Pompei

32. Colonial Williamsburg

33. Ellis Island


Additional Programs

34. Disney Imagineering In A Box

35. LEGO Engineering Workshop

36. Skype A Scientist

37. LUNCH DOODLESwith Mo Willems

38. #GADBookClub: Actor Josh Gad (Olaf from Frozen) is reading bedtime stories live on his Twitter every night.

39. National Geographic Kids

40. PBS Kids: Design Squad Global

41. Scholastic Learn At Home: Day by day projects to keep kids thinking, learning, and growing.

Binge Watch Something New

If you have the feeling that you've watched everything there is to see on Netflix, here are some other platforms you can download to your phone, tablet, or smart TV for a variety of shows and movies.

42. PlutoTVis always free and has 250+ of free channels to choose from. This has an App for Android or Apple devices, as well as working on your smart TV.

43. XUMOis a free (ad-supported) service with 200 channels of movies, TV shows and kids' entertainment.

44. Sundance Nowhas a 30-day free trial with the code SUNDANCENOW30. This service offers thrillers, True Crime, and Dramas.

45. Shudderhas a 30-day free trial with the code SHUTIN. Shudder specializes in horror movies and thrillers.

46. UMChas a 30-day free trial with the code UMCFREE30. UMC has the best in Black film and TV.

47. Acorn TVhas a 30-day free trial with the code FREE30 and is full of British and Australian TV shows

48. Crunchyrollhas a 14-day free trial and access to Anime

49. Philois a cable alternative that has a 7-day free trial then it's $20/month for 59+ channels.

50. Sling TVis another Cable alternative and has two packages available.