Virtual Museums

Central Pacific Railroad Photographic History Museum

A virtual museum covering the linking of the Central and Union Pacific Railroads, May 10, 1869; the first transcontinental railroad.

European Virtual Museum

Offers photos and descriptions of objects discovered throughout Europe.

Franklin Institute

Offering hands on science exhibits, the institute is leading the pack of virtual museums with multimedia and superb online resources.

Hidden Heroes

Highlights the basic items people use everyday in their daily life.

King Padibastet's Tomb

Virtual museum of Egyptian and Mediterranean antiquities.

MOCA The Museum of Computer Art

The MOCA site is host to hundreds of world-class digital artists and thousands of their images, all available for viewing online.

Moist Towelette Online Museum

Museum curator John French offers this museum of moist towelettes. Located in Dimondale, Michigan.

Museum of the Moving Image

This virtual museum of film history provides articles, discussion dialogues, calendar of retrospectives, festivals, screenings, and exhibitions, and research resources.

The Museum of UnCut Funk

Authority and archive of 1970’s Black culture and all things that were considered to be funky.

National Women's History Museum

Contains online exhibits to educate, inspire, empower, and shapes the future by integrating women's distinctive history into the culture and history of the United States.

Odyssey's Virtual Museum

Artifacts from the Odyssey Marine Exploration's shipwreck expedition projects, showcasing artifacts recovered.

O'Neill's Electronic Museum

Offers a collection of early electronic equipment and unique electronic componentsanecdotes and insights into electronic history covering 1850 to 1950.

Online Mineral Museum

Offers an exhibit of 394 mineral entries with photos and descriptions.

Pretty Loaded

Virtual museum of preloader files from software, product campaigns, music shows, and food and drink commercials.

Trans-Mississippi Virtual Museum

Virtual museum of the Civil War gives a detailed history of America's bloodiest conflict, including exhibits, photo archives, the road to war, battles, guerrilla warfare, medicine, and ethnic groups.

Vatican Museums

The Museums of the Popes of Rome, built-up and enriched over five centuries, available for online tours.

Virtual Museum of Canada

Featuring over 600 virtual exhibits, nearly 1 million images, and a wealth of engaging multimedia content.

The Virtual Museum Of Censorship

Here you will be able to look up material that was censored since the 1940's. Indulge your curiosity by simply browsing for censored material by genre or by period. MARCHLEBANON

Virtual Museum of Japanese Arts

Produced for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs by Kodansha International Ltd. this online portal offers history, crafts, fine arts, and martial arts information.

Virtual Museum of United Arab Emirates History

Displaying artifacts online, such as weapons, jewelry, ceramics, stoneware, toys, fossils, coins, ancient vessels, relics, and tools, along with corresponding articles. Presented by UAE Interact.

Virtual Museum: Center for Holocaust & Genocide Studies

The virtual museum was created to give educators, scholars, students and interested individuals a venue to explore art and artists whose work deals with the Holocaust and other genocides.

Virtual Tour: Panoramic Images: Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

This comprehensive virtual tour allows visitors using a computer or a mobile device to take a virtual, self-guided, room-by-room walking tour of the whole museum.

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