Family-Friendly at Home activities
American Visionary Art Museum
Follow AVAM's step-by-step art project videos with the whole family.
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Maryland Science Center
Search through their archive of experiments for science that you can do in your home. All DIY experiments feature step-by-step instructions and only requires everyday household items.
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Museum Online Collections
Baltimore Museum of Art
The Baltimore Museum of Art is home to an internationally renowned collection of 19th-century, modern, and contemporary art. Browse or search images of over 20,000 works from every area of the collection, with new works added constantly.
Walters Art Museum
Find thousands of artworks from around the world and across centuries. You can find art from ancient Greece, Egypt, the Americas and much more.
the Walters Art Museum houses a collection of more than 900 manuscripts from Europe, Byzantium, North Africa, South Asia, Ethiopia, and more. Here you can explore digitized manuscripts, bindings, and single leaves from the collection.
Maryland Historical Society
Learn about Marylands history from the Maryland Historical Society's Online Collection. Here you will see paintings, photographs, manuscripts, decorative arts pieces, lithographs, and more.
Reginald F. Lewis Museum
The Reginald F. Lewis Museum of Maryland African American History & Culture is the best resource for information about the lives of African American Marylanders. Their exhibits explore local African-American heritage through themes of family, community, history and art.
Baltimore Museum of Industry
The Baltimore Museum of Industry celebrates Maryland’s industrial legacy and shows how innovation fuels ongoing progress. Collections engage visitors in the stories of the people who built Baltimore and those who shape the region’s future.
Enoch Pratt Free Library
Borrow from the Enoch Pratt Free Library’s online collection of eBooks, movies, music and comics. Don’t have a library card? Maryland residents can sign up for instant access with an eCard.
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Live Stream Animal Encounters
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
The BSO has launched BSO OffStage, an online platform to stay connected with their audiences through digital content such as the Orchestra Virtually performing, the BSO Podcast, Fun videos by Musicanc and learning services for kids.
Chesapeake Shakespeare Company
Follow Chesapeake Shakespeare Company on Facebook or youtube as they share #SequesteredShakespeare videos where each day, a new soliloquy will be delivered to you by one of your favorite CSC artists.
Baltimore Center Stage
The Baltimore Center Stage is streaming virtual performances of Where We Stand from April 2 - 26. They have also partnered with Long Wharf Theatre, The Public Theater, Repertory Theatre of St. Louis, and Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company, to commission dozens of short plays to inspire joy and imagination during this time of isolation. All plays are original, family-friendly, and ready to be downloaded.
Dining at a Distance
Support Baltimore restaurants, while responsibly practicing social distancing. Use this aggregator by Downtown Partnership to find what restaurants in the Baltimore area that are open for take-out, curbside pick-up, or delivery.
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Virtual Fitness Classes
Baltimore Magazine Fitness Guide
Check out Baltimore Magazine's article with Home Workouts from Local Trainers To Do While Social Distancing.
Follow Movement Labs Facebook page where they are going Live weekly with dance and yoga classes.