Take a peek at some of the amazing online activities offered by libraries, museums, and galleries around the world!

Virtual Tours & Exhibitions
Virtual Library & Museum Tours

Explore the wondrous interiors of famous museums and libraries from around the world all from the comfort of your living room with this selection of virtual tours.

Virtual Exhibitions

Missing leisurely trips to our art galleries and museums? Jump online and explore them virtually whether it be a travelling portrait show or long-standing exhibit you can access it online for free.

Virtual Stories
Virtual Baby Rhyme Time

Share rhymes, songs and stories with your baby online. Participate in virtual Baby Rhyme Time sessions with libraries from around Australia and support your child’s early language development.

Virtual First 5 Forever

Although the First 5 Forever team are no longer out in the community you can still catch them online. Join the fun with your little one with baby play, story time and rhyme time and gather tips on making the most of your child’s first 5 years.

Online Workshops & Activities
At Home Activities for Adults

Getting cabin fever working from home and home schooling? Take a break from the COVID grind with these engaging online activities from State Libraries around Australia.

Fun & Games
Puzzles, Crosswords & Colour-ins

Test your brain with these challenging crosswords, crazy puzzles and fun colour-in pages brought to you by museums and libraries from around the world.

Talks & Podcasts
Author Talks

Listen to your favourite author or maybe someone new as they discuss the writing process, how they get their ideas and answer some fan questions.


Looking for something quick to listen to whilst making dinner? Tune into some of the world’s most interesting podcasts brought to you by museums and libraries from around the world. Whether it be learning about the history of Greek cafes in Brisbane or discovering the hidden secrets of the Amazon, there’s something for all tastes.

Libraries and Museums on YouTube

Tune into the YouTube channels of Museums and Libraries from around Australia and discover interviews with artists and authors, online exhibits, storytelling and much more.

Community Contributions
Contributing to National Libraries & Archives

Newspaper text corrections and oral history dictation are just a few of the interesting online contributions you can make from the comfort of your home and for the benefit of state and national libraries around Australia.


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