Online Links to Help You Escape and Relax

Music and Online Live Concerts

List of livestreams and virtual concerts by Billboard Magazine

The Philadelphia Orchestra offers tickets to live performances on their digital stage.

YouTube videos of musicians playing historical instruments

Metropolitan Opera

Seattle Symphony

Museums and Art Instructions

YouTube Channel of Museum of Fine Arts Boston

Art collections from famous museums

Art lessons from a former college professor

Nature, Gardens, Zoos and Tours

Live cameras of animals at the Monterey Bay Aquarium

Tours of some beautiful gardens around the world

Yellowstone National Park

Pompeii (Google Maps virtual tour)

Colonial Williamsburg

Exercise and Health

Yoga with Adriene


The UK’s National Theatre at Home streaming service 

YouTube channel The Shows Must Go On is streaming a different Andrew Lloyd Webber musical each week. Each show will be available starting on Friday and will run for just 48 hours. There’s no sign-up required.

15 Broadway Plays and Musicals You Can Watch On Stage From Home

eBooks and Audio Books

Check out your local library online. Many have free eBooks and audio-books to download at no charge.

LibriVox has a large catalog of free public domain audiobooks.


Duolingo offers free language instruction to help you learn a new language in as little as five minutes a day. You can even set up a classroom so you can have accounts for kids to study.

Coursera offers free online courses from many of the world’s top universities in a wide variety of subjects.

Khan Academy offers free online courses.