The Ann Norton Sculpture Gardens, in West Palm Beach, has been diligently working to reformat its programming for a digital audience. In addition to three online tours—two currently available and one in the works. Ann Norton Sculpture Garden also presented a virtual rendition of its renowned Earth Day experience.
Virtual field trips are a great way to expose people to new places all from the comfort of home. In this age of technology, so many museums, zoos and aquariums have set up virtual tours and webcams of their facilities.
The virtual version will include lessons and demonstrations aimed at introducing students to eco-friendly practices. The museum organization also has an educational opportunity featuring children reading aloud from the book The American Jungle: The Adventures of Charlie Pierce. The book is a historical tale written by Palm Beach County resident Harvey Oyer.
Now more than ever, is it easier to visit destinations such as the Ann Norton Sculpture Gardens or other interesting places around the world from the comfort of your own home.