Category Archive: Virtual Tours

Aug 28

Barcelona GO!

Barcelona GO! is an amazing time-lapse video on Vimeo created by Rob Whitworth.  Some of the locations filmed include: Museu Nacional d’Art de Catalunya, Gran Teater del Liceu, Sagrada Familia, Museu D’Historia De Barcelona, Palau de la Música, and Santa Maria del Pi. Check it out here: http://vimeo.com/98123388.

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Jul 07

La Sagrada Familia Vimeo Video

This video on Vimeo, created by albertocvr, is an amazing look at La Sagrada Familia in Barceloa, Spain.  By using time-lapse technology and drone aerial techniques, he created a high quality video of La Sagrada Familia from innovative and unique viewpoints. Check it out here: http://vimeo.com/60176098.

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May 31

Google Night Walk

Google Night Walk is an interactive mash-up of Google Maps, pictures, music, YouTube videos, and much more.  You are led through the Cours Julien, a neighborhood of Marseille, at night.  Julie de Mur, creator of another great French site Promenades sonores, is your tour guide, and French production designer Christophe Perruch narrates what you see as …

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Jan 20

360 Cities

360Cities has a large collection of 360 degree panoramic photographs from around the world.  There is a little bit of everything: day shots, night shots, exteriors, interiors.  Here is one view of the Duomo in Florence as an example.  The site features a search in the upper right hand corner of the page that allows …

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Mar 25

Google Art Project

Google Art Project

Explore museums from around the world, discover and view hundreds of artworks at incredible zoom levels, and even create and share your own collection of masterpieces. Check it out here: http://www.googleartproject.com/

Permanent link to this article: http://egarc.dept.ku.edu/blog/cultures/google-art-project/

Feb 04

Sistine Chapel

Sistine Chapel

This is an amazing, high-resolution, zoomable virtual tour of the Sistine Chapel created by the Vatican and Villanova University. Check it out here: http://www.vatican.va/various/cappelle/sistina_vr/index.html

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Jan 28

Paris 26 Gigapixels

Paris 26

Paris 26 is an interactive, hi-resolution panoramic tour of Paris. Check it out here: http://www.paris-26-gigapixels.com/index-en.html.

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