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Virtual Tours from Home by 360onhistory.com

Virtual Activities You can do from Home

You can virtually access tons of tours, museums, art galleries and libraries from home. Here is a list, which I will be updating on a regular basis. 

Agatha Christie

Podcast Episode 11 | The Queen of Crime – Agatha Christie

At this time of social distancing and self isolation, I hope this podcast on Agatha Christie, the undisputed Queen of Crime, will help you pass some of your free time.

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What Happened at Easter Island?

What happened at Rapa Nui or Easter Island, home to the famous moai statues? Did the native population die out due to conflict and environmental disaster?

Hapsburgs Family Crest

VLOG Episode 5 | The Hapsburgs

VLOG on The Hapsburgs - This time I talk about the very influential but little known rulers of a large European empire, the Hapsburgs. Video with images and maps.

Hapsburgs Family Crest

Podcast Episode 7 | The Hapsburgs

History Podcast on the very influential but little known rulers of a large European empire, the Hapsburg Family, rulers of Austro-Hungary.

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VLOG Episode 3 | Kot Diji- A Walk on an old Fort in Pakistan

A short video graphic on Kot Diji Fort, an 18th century fort in Sindh province, Pakistan. It is built upon an ancient Harappan site.

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Historic All Women Spacewalk

Astronauts Christina Koch and Jessica Meir conduct the first all women spacewalk together from the International Space Station. It will last 5.5 hours and you can watch it here.  

Richard III died at the Battle of Bosworth

King Richard III, King of England and Lord of Ireland, died #OTD (August 22) 1485, at the Battle of Bosworth against Henry Tudor (who became Henry VII). Richard took over as Lord Protector at the deat...

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July 31, 1703 – Daniel Dafoe is put in Pillory for Sedition

Before Daniel Dafoe became famous for Robinson Crusoe, he was a spin doctor, who wrote in praise of the government’s policies. But he also wrote about greater tolerance for dissenters and went o...