Skip The Lines And Take Your Kids On These Virtual Field Trips

In the current digital age it has never been easier to visit tons of places around the world in the comfort of your own home. Virtual field trips allow people of all ages to get an immersive experience at places such as amusement parks, zoos, aquariums, national parks, and museums.

Taking a virtual field trip is a great option for those who either can’t afford a real one, are risking their safety and health by traveling, those who don’t like large crowds and noise, or people who prefer to not leave their home. These virtual experiences won’t necessarily be the same as seeing it in person, but they’re pretty darn close.

Get Up Close And Personal With The Animals At The San Diego Zoo

The San Diego Zoo is known around the world for its diverse selection of animals, beautiful location, and many triumphs with conservation. While it may seem best to visit the park in person, there are still other ways to get a taste for the action.

a man feeding a giraffe at the san diego zoo
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Jonathan Moore/Tottenham Hotspur FC via Getty Images

They have live cameras scattered at various sections around the zoo that focus on particular animals including giraffes, koalas, tigers, and penguins. The San Diego Zoo also features numerous educational materials that include stories, games, activities, and other videos that include accurate facts about the animals.