The Google Cultural Institute helps preserve and promote culture online.
If you are a historian or a citizenship teacher, you can not afford to miss this mesmeric resource. Simply stunning. I showed our newly appointed history teacher the resource briefly on Friday afternoon (never the best time to promote new teaching resources) and her response was worth the extra effort.
Google is building tools that make it simple to tell the stories of our diverse cultural heritage and make them accessible worldwide.
This site is a visually rich and interactive online experience with stunning exhibits contributed by expert curators, historical artifacts, photographs, manuscripts, compliment and authenticate more student palatable video content (but what do I know).
I have highlight previously the Other Projects the World Wonders Project and the Art Project but this is perhaps the most stunning.
This could become one of those fundamental instruments that all of us use. Verne Harris – Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory