Culture Around the Globe

Monday, June 8, will kick off a five-day Tiqets Culture Festival, featuring one-hour virtual experiences from 11 museums and other attractions around the world.

Monday, June 8: Nature

9 am ET, New York Botanical Gardens (Bronx, NY): “Journey Through Spring.” Register here to attend this virtual walk.

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11 am ET, Gatorland (Orlando, FL): “Get to Know the Gators.” Register here to meet some alligators and other reptiles from a safe distance.

1 pm ET, Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza (Spain):When Impressionism Meets Nature.” Register here to “stroll” through the rooms of this museum.

Tuesday, June 9: History

9 am ET, Duomo di Milano (Italy): “From Earth to Sky.” Register here to attend this bottom-to-top tour of the Milan cathedral.

Noon ET, Windsor Castle (UK): “History, Art and Royalty.” Register here to tour the royal residence.

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1:30 pm ET, Casa Batlló  (Spain): “Go Behind the Scenes.” Register here to visit the Bracelona architectural landmark.

Wednesday, June 10: Kids

9 am ET, Spyscape Museum (NYC): “Making Spying Fun!” Register here to attend.

Thursday June 11: Art

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8 am ET, Louvre Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates): “Furusiyya: The Art of Chivalry Between East and West.” Register here to tour this exhibition of the ancient roots of knighthood.

10 am ET, The Metropolitan Museum of Art (NYC): “Making the Met, 1870–2020.” Register here to attend this preview of a fall exhibition.

Friday, June 12: Music

9 am ET, Strawberry Field (UK): “The Tale Behind John Lennon’s Famous Song.” Register here to attend this tour, which includes an interview with Lennon’s sister, Julia Baird.

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Noon ET, Abba Museum (Sweden): “A Virtual Tour.” Register here to attend.

The Tiqets events will take place via Google Meet. For more info on each, visit

Tiqets, based in Amsterdam, is an online booking platform for museums and attractions.

About Les Luchter

Les Luchter is a former managing editor of Multichannel News, editor-in-chief of Cable Marketing, and news editor of Broadcast Week.

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