Planning a staycation? Our list of fun and educational ideas for kids at home has something for all ages. Curated from around the world, the list is regularly updated.
Looking for fun and engaging activities you can do at home? Here’s our growing list of ideas from around the world to keep kids of all ages – and adults – entertained and engaged.
We’ve grouped these loosely into age-appropriate content, however, you’ll find some will suit varying ages, so be sure to check them all out.
And let us know of any other resources – we’ll add them to the growing list. Contact us with the details via email.
Compiled by Natalie Moutafis.
Virtual cultural experiences
Here you’ll find virtual cultural experiences from around the globe – tours of museums, galleries, parks, zoos and streaming performances.
- Queensland Art GOMA
- Kakadu National Park
- Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
- Twelve Apostles Marine Park
- Madame Tussauds
- Australian Sports Museum
- Phillip Island Penguins
- Melbourne International Film Festival
- Melbourne Theatre Company
- Opera Australia
- Australian Reptile Park
- Australian Ballet
- Australian Chamber Orchestra
- Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
- Arts Centre Melbourne
- Melbourne Symphony Orchestra
- Melbourne Zoo
- State Library of Victoria
- Queensland Museum
- Sealife Sydney Aquarium
- Museums Victoria
- Sydney Opera House
- Smithsonian Science Education Centre, Washington DC
- Hawai’i Volcanoes, Hawai’i
- Arches National Park, Utah
- The Guggenheim Museum, New York
- Smithsonian Natural History Museum, New York
- The Met, New York
- Museum of Modern Art, New York
- Metropolitan Opera, New York
- The Dali Museum, Florida
- Yosemite National Park, California
- Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming
- Katami National Park, Alaska
- Houston Zoo, Texas
- Monterey Bay Aquarium, California
- San Diego Zoo, California
- Kennedy Space Centre, Florida
- Northern Lights, Canada