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.

Tiqets Culture Festival

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.

Tiqets Culture Festival

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

Tiqets Culture Festival

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.

Tiqets Culture Festival

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.com/blog/culture-festival.

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.

View All Articles

Leave a Comment