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Photo Gallery and Virtual Tours

Photo Gallery

Click here to view modern and historic photos.

The Scott Polar Research Institute, the Royal Geographical Society and the Alexander Turnbull Library also hold excellent online historical photographic collections.

Virtual Tours

The following virtual tours have been provided by Quark Expeditions

Use the arrows on your keyboard to move around the bases.  Note they may take a couple of seconds to upload.  The programme used to view these virtual tours is Quick Time.  If you don't have QT the software can be quickly downloaded at

Carsten Borchgrevink's British Antarctic (Southern Cross) Expedition (1898 - 1900) located Cape Adare

Captain Robert Falcon Scott's National Antarctic (Discovery) Expedition (1901 - 1904) located Hut Point

Sir Ernest Shackleton's British Antarctic (Nimrod) Expedition (1907 - 1909) located Cape Royds 

Captain Scott's British Antarctic (Terra Nova) Expedition (1910 - 1913) located Cape Evans. Choose the Interior Virtual Tour or Exterior Virtual Tour .