Catch famous works of art with Google’s Arts & Culture app

Catch famous works of art with Google’s Arts & Culture app

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Text: Gwen Ong

Got to love technology! The new app just made it easier to experience the world of art

The artistic world is literally in your hands now. With Google's newly launched Arts & Culture application, you have the chance to view creative works from over a thousand museums across 70 countries with just a few taps on your smartphone.

The new tools will help art lovers discover works and artefacts while immersing in cultural experiences across art, history and wonders of the world. Not limited to just static images and text, users get to search for art works by any keyword, scroll through art by period/time and browse by colour. 

With the app, you'll also be able to discover interesting new stories daily, such as the 9 Powerful Men in Heels.

You'll even get to check out cool 360-degree virtual tour of the street art scene in Rome or travel back in time to see ancient Greek temple of Zeus amongst others.

If you'd like to visit a museum in real life, you can find out about opening times, what's on that day and navigate there in one click at the museum's page.

The Google Arts & Culture app is available on both iOS and Android. 


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