Online Tours & Activities

Don’t let social distancing keep you from exploring the world! Below you’ll find links to live music and theater, arts and crafts classes, animal cams, virtual tours of museums and national parks, exercise, and more--and it’s all FREE. We’ll update this list periodically.

Please note that the City of San Marcos does not endorse, collect payment on behalf of, or receive funds to advertise any of the third party sites or services listed or referenced on this page.  

Library Take and Make Crafts: 

Pick up a Take and Make Craft at the library through our Front Porch Pickup service (while supplies last), or use your own supplies at home and follow the directions below.

Go on a Virtual Tour: 

Get Creative:

Grow Your Brain:

Just for Fun:

Stay Healthy:

  • CBC Parents: Mindfulness Activities for Kids
  • Cosmic Kids Yoga - Yoga, mindfulness and relaxation designed specially for kids aged 3+.
  • Dancing Alone Together - An aggregation of live-streamed dance classes. They are available through a variety of platforms: Instagram, Zoom, and YouTube.
  • GoNoodle - Movement and mindfulness videos created by child development experts. 
  • Life Time - Check out these free online workouts including cardio, strength training, and yoga.
  • Planet Fitness - Offering free daily live-streamed at-home workouts at 6 p.m. on its Facebook page.
  • Tara Brach’s Guided Meditations
  • YMCA - Choose from tons of workout videos including yoga, bootcamp, and barre with these on-demand workout videos.
  • 305 Fitness - This dance-cardio studio is offering free live-stream workouts every day at 11 a.m. CST.

Watch and Listen:

Watch and Listen for Kids: