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These historic places are offering virtual
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Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk, 3/18/2020 9:42:59 AM

As governments across the world implement "social distancing" efforts to curb the spread of coronavirus, in some cities, bars, restaurants and other public spaces have been ordered to close. That leaves self-quarantined people with a lot of free time and nowhere to go. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommended postponing all large gatherings or events of 50 or more people until May, which left operators of tourist attractions with few options. Museums, historical sites and national parks have stepped up to deliver their signature experiences by offering virtual tours to anyone from the comfort of their homes.

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I heard Daisy and Mock (Chicks On The Right, WIBC-FM), speak about this for children to do when being home now. Who knew? One way to beat the crowds.

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These historic places are offering virtual
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Posted by LittleHoodedMonk 3/18/2020 9:42:59 AM Post Reply
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