Explore the Arts Online

This page includes links to many great arts institutions and organizations around the world. Travel the globe without leaving your couch by taking a virtual tour of a museum, watching a world-class opera or listening to your favorite Broadway star perform from their living room.



Take a trip and experience ART without even leaving your home! Here are links to 10 of the many great museums and galleries offering virtual tours. Click the organization’s name to be transported.
1. The Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2. The Acropolis Museum, Athens, Greece
3. Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest, Hungary
Gwacheon-si, South Korea
6. Musée d’Orsay, Paris, France
9. Dali Theatre-Museum, Girona, Spain
10. The Louvre, Paris, France

More Virtual Experiences:


For Families & Children

Presented by The National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C.

•NGA Kids Art Zone: Featuring a variety of art-making tools that encourage exploration and creativity, these computer-based activities are suitable for all ages.
•Look Together Activities: Conversation starters and zoom tools help make connections with art and each other.
•An Eye for Art: Meet more than 50 artists and masterpieces grouped around seven themes.

Children’s Book Authors & Illustrators Art Demonstrations


Streaming Music & Theatre

  • The Metropolitan Opera is streaming encore presentations from the award-winning Live in HD series of cinema every night.
  • Broadway Shows are streaming through Playbill
  • “Stars in the House”– Playbill correspondent and SiriusXM Broadway host Seth Rudetsky and producer James Wesley will produce a daily live streamed concert series
  • The Berlin Philharmoniker: The Digital Concert Hall now free for everyone The Philharmonie is closed – so we will come to you! Redeem the voucher code BERLINPHIL by March 31st and receive free access to all concerts and films in the Digital Concert Hall.



We are thinking of you in this strange moment, as routines pause and we adjust to living in a new way for the health of communities across the world. More than ever, art can offer inspiration, beauty, and solace. While the Gold Coast Arts Center Gallery is closed, I’ll be sharing with you highlights of current and past exhibitions. Enjoy and let’s stay connected!
Jude Amsel
Gallery Director

“Wall Works”, an exhibition of work by graffiti artists who participated from the Long Island City graffiti Mecca was the first exhibition under my leadership as gallery director in 2014.

Click HERE to read the review from the New York Times