Virtual World and Alternate Reality
Explore and manipulate 3D collection objects with our new Smithsonian X 3D Explorer!
We invite you to join us in
this adventure to explore Smithsonian world-class collections, superb
scholarship, exciting programs and exhibitions through the lens of
Second Life, a multi-user avatar based 3D (learning) virtual world
To capture the Freer’s unique spirit, Google technicians employed gigapixel imaging to delve into the details of American artist James McNeill Whistler’s painting The Princess from the Land of Porcelain and one hundred other works in the Freer collections.
Explore the Smithsonian's many online exhibitions.