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7th Museum
   is situated in   
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Public art project
Acropolis Museum
   is situated in   
Athens, Greece
Situated on the Acropolis
Addison Gallery of American Art
   is situated in   
Andover, U.S.A.
Alvar Aalto Museum
   is situated in   
Jyväskylä, Finland
Architecture
American Folk Art Museum
   is situated in   
New York, U.S.A.
History and folk art
American Museum of Natural History
   is situated in   
New York, U.S.A.
Home of Hayden Planetarium, which has been rebuilt as part of The Rose Center. The Rose Center added 333,500 sq. ft. to the Museum and is 120 ft high.
Amon Carter Museum
   is situated in   
Fort Worth, U.S.A.
Collections of American art
Anacostia Community Museum
   is situated in   
Washington D.C., U.S.A.
Part of the Smithsonian Institution.
Andy Warhol Museum
   is situated in   
Pittsburgh, U.S.A.
Warhol forum
Archaeological Museum
   is situated in   
Volos, Greece
Archeological Museum
   is situated in   
Giza, Egypt
The best collection of artifacts from the 5,000 year old Egyptian civilization
Arts and Industries Building
   is situated in   
Washington D.C., U.S.A.
Part of the Smithsonian Institution. Closed for renovations. It was the original home of the National Museum.
Auckland War Memorial Museum
   is situated in   
Auckland, New Zealand
World I –II memorials
Barbier-Mueller Museum
   is situated in   
Geneva, Switzerland
7000 pieces from Tribal and Classical antiquity
Bass Museum of Art
   is situated in   
Miami Beach, U.S.A.
Art
Benaki Museum
   is situated in   
Athens, Greece
History
Beth Hatefutsoth
   is situated in   
Tel Aviv, Israel
Museum of the Jewish Diaspora
Blaenavon Ironworks Museum
   is situated in   
Gwent, Wales, U.K.
World Heritage Site
Bolshoi Museum
   is situated in   
Moscow, Russia
Ballet history since 1776
B Reactor Museum
   is situated in   
Richland, U.S.A.
World's 1st industrial scale atomic reactor
British Museum
   is situated in   
London, U.K.
4 million artifacts on display
Brooklyn Museum
   is situated in   
New York, U.S.A.
Collections and exhibits from antiquities to modern times
Burke Museum
   is situated in   
Seattle, U.S.A.
Butler Institute of American Art
   is situated in   
Youngstown, U.S.A.
Centre Pompidou-Musée National D’Art Modern
   is situated in   
Paris, France
Modern Art
Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History
   is situated in   
Detroit, U.S.A.
An historic journey from prehistoric Africa thru the horrors of bondage and into the on-going struggle for full emancipation
Chester Beatty Library
   is situated in   
Dublin, Ireland
European Museum of the Year, 2002
China’s Palace Museum
   is situated in   
Beijing China
Also known as the “Purple” Forbidden City
Circus World Museum
   is situated in   
Baraboo, U.S.A.
Museum complex devoted to circus history
Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum
   is situated in   
New York, U.S.A.
Part of the Smithsonian Institution.
Cumberland Pencil Museum
   is situated in   
Keswick, England
The museum celebrates more than 350 years of pencil-making in the area.
Czartoryski Museum
   is situated in   
Krakow, Poland
Poland heritage
David Collection
   is situated in   
Copenhagen, Denmark
Islamic art
Diego Rivera Studio and Museum
   is situated in   
Mexico City, Mexico
Rivera’s work and murals
Dog Collar Museum
   is situated in   
Kent, England
Leeds Castle. One of its kind in the UK. More than 100 examples.
Doge’s Palace
   is situated in   
Venice, Italy
Historical Site
Dolores Olmedo Museum
   is situated in   
Mexico City, Mexico
Mexican art and pre-Hispanic pieces
DSL Collection
   is situated in   
Shanghai, China
Contemporary art
Egypt Centre
   is situated in   
Swansea, U.K.
Egyptian antiquities
Fingerhut Museum
   is situated in   
Creglingen, Germany
Devoted to thimbles, some more than 850 years old.
Fogg Art Museum
   is situated in   
Cambridge, U.S.A.
Harvard University
Freer Gallery of Art / Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
   is situated in   
Washington D.C., U.S.A.
Part of the Smithsonian Institution. Mainly Far Eastern art, however the collections also include American, Egyptian and Near Eastern art.
The Frick Collection
   is situated in   
New York, U.S.A.
Galleria Degli Uffizi
   is situated in   
Florence, Italy
Art. The Birth of Venus (Botticelli’s)
Gallery Rudolfinum
   is situated in   
Prague, Czech Republic
Art
Garda Museum
   is situated in   
Dublin, Ireland
Museum of Ireland’s national police force
Guggenheim Hermitage Museum
   is situated in   
Las Vegas, U.S.A.
Guggenheim Museum
   is situated in   
New York, U.S.A.
Modern and contemporary international art. The popular architectural landmark was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright.
Henry Ford Museum & Greenfield Village
   is situated in   
Dearborn, U.S.A.
Largest U.S.A. indoor/outdoor museum complex
High Museum of Art
   is situated in   
Atlanta, U.S.A.
Founded in 1905; the leading art museum in the Southeastern US
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
   is situated in   
Washington D.C., U.S.A.
Part of the Smithsonian Institution. Modern and contemporary art.
House of Merchants Folk Museum
   is situated in   
Eyrabakki, Iceland
One of Iceland's oldest buildings
Hunt Museum
   is situated in   
Limerick, Ireland
Art and antiquities
Icelandic Phallological Museum
   is situated in   
Husavik, Iceland
Approximately 150 specimens collected.
Imperial War Museum
   is situated in   
London, U.K.
International Center of Photography
   is situated in   
New York, U.S.A.
Life Magazine collection, Weegee archive, Chim archive.
International Esperanto Museum
   is situated in   
Vienna, Austria
Devoted to the international language created to get everyone to speak the same language.
International Red Cross and Red Crescent Museum
   is situated in   
Geneva, Switzerland
Devoted to the work of Henry Dunant
Jagdish and Kamla Mittal Museum of Indian Art
   is situated in   
Hyderabad, India
Traditional Indian art
Jeu De Paume
   is situated in   
Paris, France
Photography
Jewish Museum
   is situated in   
New York, U.S.A.
First Jewish Museum in America.
Joan Miró Foundation
   is situated in   
Barcelona, Spain
Miró’s work
Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art
   is situated in   
Helsinki, Finland
King House
   is situated in   
Boyle, Ireland
History and art
Kunsthalle
   is situated in   
Basel, Switzerland
History and Music
Kunsthistorisches Museum
   is situated in   
Vienna, Austria
Fine art
Kunst-und Ausstellunghalle
   is situated in   
Bonn, Germany
Modern art
La Casa Azul, Frida Kahlo Museum
   is situated in   
Mexico City, Mexico
Frida’s paintings at The Blue House
Le Mémorial De Caen
   is situated in   
Caen, France
Dedicated to depicting the horrors of WWII and to the hope for peace
Le Musée De La Civilisation à Québec
   is situated in   
Québec City, Canada
Museum of Civilization
Lentos
   is situated in   
Linz, Austria
Modern Art
Leopold Museum
   is situated in   
Vienna, Austria
Largest collection of modern Austrian paintings
Leprosy Museum
   is situated in   
Bergen, Norway
It was here that Norwegian scientist Armauer Hansen discovered the bacteria that causes the disease.
Louvre
   is situated in   
Paris, France
Fine arts museum. The most famous art museum in the world
Macleay Museum
   is situated in   
Sydney, Australia
Natural history
Marzipan Museum
   is situated in   
Keszthely, Hungary
There are actually two museums in Hungary devoted to Marzipan. The other is at Szentendre.
Meguro Parasitological Museum
   is situated in   
Tokyo, Japan
Major drawcard is a 10m long tapeworm. Exhibits more than 300 specimens of parasites.
Metropolitan Museum of Art
   is situated in   
New York, U.S.A.
One of the largest art museums in the world
Morgan Library and Museum
   is situated in   
New York, U.S.A.
Collection of artistic, literary and musical works from antiquity to modern times
Munch Museum
   is situated in   
Oslo, Norway
Edvard Munch art
Musée D’art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean
   is situated in   
Luxemburg
Modern Art (MUDAM)
Musée Des Beaux Arts
   is situated in   
Rouen, France
Art from all schools from 15th c to present
Musée D’Orsay
   is situated in   
Paris, France
Impressionist and post-impressionist
Musée D'Unterlinden
   is situated in   
Colmar, France
Musée Du Quai Branly
   is situated in   
Paris, France
Musee Du Papier Peint
   is situated in   
Rixheim, France
A museum based around the manufacture of wallpaper, which has taken place in the Rixheim municipality since 1797.
Musée Guimet
   is situated in   
Paris, France
Museum of Asiatic art
Musée National Des Beaux Arts Du Québec
   is situated in   
Québec City, Canada
Largest collection of fine art in Quebec, from 17th c.-present
Museo Del Oro
   is situated in   
Bogotá, Colombia
Pre-Hispanic and modern gold pieces
Museo Del Prado
   is situated in   
Madrid, Spain
All times, great spanish painters
Museo Di Leonardo Da Vinci
   is situated in   
Vinci, Italy
Da Vinci’s works
Museo Nacional Centro De Arte Reina Sofía
   is situated in   
Madrid, Spain
Modern and contemporary art
Museo Nacional De Arqueología, Antropología E Historia
   is situated in   
Lima, Peru
Museo Nacional Del Teatro
   is situated in   
Almagro, Spain
History of scenic arts
Museo Picasso
   is situated in   
Málaga, Spain
Pablo Picasso’s work
Museo Romántico
   is situated in   
Madrid, Spain
Romanticism age
Musée Rodin
   is situated in   
Paris, France
Auguste Rodin sculptures
Museu De Arte Moderna
   is situated in   
Säo Paulo, Brazil
Modern art (MOM)
Museum Folkwang
   is situated in   
Essen, Germany
Museum Für Moderne Kunst
   is situated in   
Frankfurt Am Main, Germany
Modern Art (MMK)
Museum Kampa
   is situated in   
Prague, Czech Republic
Modern art gallery in Prague
Museum of Communism
   is situated in   
Prague, Czech Republic
Situated above a McDonald's in Prague
Museum of Communism
   is situated in   
Warsaw, Poland
Palace of Culture and Science
Museum of Flight
   is situated in   
Seattle, U.S.A.
Museum of Glass
   is situated in   
Tacoma, U.S.A.
Blown glass that is.
Museum of Islamic Art
   is situated in   
Cairo, Egypt
Islamic antiquities
Museum of the Legion of Honour
   is situated in   
Paris, France
A complete collection or the orders
Museum of Modern Art
   is situated in   
New York, U.S.A.
Commonly known as MoMA.
Museum Puri Lukisan
   is situated in   
Ubud, Bali
Balinese arts heritage
Museumsinsel (Museum Island)
   is situated in   
Berlin, Germany
UNESCO World Heritage Centre
Musée Victor Hugo
   is situated in   
Villequier, France
Dedicated to the life and work of Victor Hugo
Musée Wellington
   is situated in   
Waterloo, Belgium
History
Muzeum Miniatur
   is situated in   
Prague, Czech Republic
Features collection of miniatures by Anatolij Koněnko, a professional artist and pedagogue from Omsk, Siberia.
Nassau County Museum of Fine Art
   is situated in   
Roslyn Harbor, U.S.A.
In New York State; 19th and 20th century European and American art
National Academy Museum
   is situated in   
New York, U.S.A.
National Air and Space Museum
   is situated in   
Washington D.C., U.S.A.
Part of the Smithsonian Institution.
National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum
   is situated in   
Cooperstown, U.S.A.
Baseball memorabilia
National Folk Museum of Korea
   is situated in   
Seoul, South Korea
National Gallery
   is situated in   
London, U.K.
The greatest collection of European painting in the world
National Museum of African Art
   is situated in   
Washington D.C., U.S.A.
Part of the Smithsonian Institution.
National Museum of American History
   is situated in   
Washington D.C., U.S.A.
Part of the Smithsonian Institution. Closed for renovations until Summer 2008. When it opens, maybe you can see Dorothy's ruby slippers, Evel Knievel's Harley-Davidson XR-750, Wally Amos' panama hat or a 1923 Yankee Stadium Ticket Booth.
National Museum of the American Indian, Cultural Resources Center
   is situated in   
Suitland, U.S.A.
Part of the Smithsonian Institution.
National Museum of the American Indian, The George Gustav Heye Center
   is situated in   
New York, U.S.A.
Part of the Smithsonian Institution.
National Museum of the American Indian on the National Mall
   is situated in   
Washington D.C., U.S.A.
Part of the Smithsonian Institution.
National Museum of Australia
   is situated in   
Canberra, Australia
Australian society and history
National Museum of Australian Pottery
   is situated in   
Wodonga, Australia
Victoria
National Museum of Natural History
   is situated in   
Washington D.C., U.S.A.
Part of the Smithsonian Institution.
National Museum of Romanian History
   is situated in   
Bucharest, Romania
Romanian historical artifacts from prehistory to modern times
National Museum of Wales
   is situated in   
Cardiff, Wales
Comprises 7 museums; Celebrating its centenary in 2007
National Museum of Women in the Arts
   is situated in   
Washington D.C., U.S.A.
Exclusively to woman arts
National Museum
   is situated in   
Stockholm, Sweden
Fine arts
National Portrait Gallery
   is situated in   
London, U.K.
National Portrait Gallery
   is situated in   
Washington D.C., U.S.A.
Part of the Smithsonian Institution. Shares the National Historic Landmark building with the Smithsonian American Art Museum.
National Postal Museum
   is situated in   
Washington D.C., U.S.A.
Part of the Smithsonian Institution. Opened in 1993, all you ever wanted to know about the US Postal Service.
National WWII Museum
   is situated in   
New Orleans, U.S.A.
WWII History
Natural History Museum
   is situated in   
London, U.K.
Famous as the setting for One Of Our Dinosaurs is Missing
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
   is situated in   
Kansas City, U.S.A.
The visual arts of varied cultures
Neue Pinakothek
   is situated in   
Munich, Germany
Offers an overview of European art from classicism to art nouveau
Norwegian Emigrant Museum
   is situated in   
Hamar, Norway
Olympic Museum
   is situated in   
Lausanne, Switzerland
Olympic history
Oregon Museum of Science and Industry
   is situated in   
Portland, U.S.A.
Palace of the Museums
   is situated in   
Modena, Italy
Military museum, gallery and library
Palazzo Grassi
   is situated in   
Venice, Italy
Historic Palace; 1766
Paley Center for Media
   is situated in   
Beverly Hills, U.S.A.
Formerly know as the Museum of Television and Radio.
Paley Center for Media
   is situated in   
New York, U.S.A.
Formerly know as the Museum of Television and Radio.
Paul Getty Museum
   is situated in   
Los Angeles, U.S.A.
Getty art collections
Peabody Essex Museum
   is situated in   
Salem, U.S.A.
Oldest continously operating since 1799
Phillips Collection
   is situated in   
Washington D.C., U.S.A.
A collection of modern art
Pinacoteca Di Brera
   is situated in   
Milan, Italy
Pinakothek Der Moderne
   is situated in   
Munich, Germany
Modern art
Powerhouse Museum
   is situated in   
Sydney, Australia
Science and design
Provincial Institute of Archaeology
   is situated in   
Shenyang, China
Rama IX Art Museum Foundation
   is situated in   
Bangkok, Thailand
Thai contemporary and modern art
Rembrandt House Museum
   is situated in   
Amsterdam, Netherlands
A complete collection of Rembrandt’s etchings
Rijksmuseum
   is situated in   
Amsterdam, Netherlands
The largest museum of art and history in the Netherlands
Royal Academy of Arts
   is situated in   
London, U.K.
Fine arts
Royal Observatory Greenwich
   is situated in   
London, U.K.
Time and astronomy
Royal Ontario Museum
   is situated in   
Toronto, Canada
Diverse collections of world cultures and natural history (ROM)
Salvador Dalì Museum
   is situated in   
St Petersburg, U.S.A.
World's most comprehensive collection of the works of Salvador Dalì
Science Museum
   is situated in   
London, U.K.
Home of the Wright Flyer until the Smithsonian Institute admitted faking tests to prove it wasn't the first proper plane
Sergej Parajanov Museum
   is situated in   
Yerevan, Armenia
Armenian folk art
Smithsonian American Art Museum
   is situated in   
Washington D.C., U.S.A.
Part of the Smithsonian Institution. Includes the Renwick Gallery, Lunder Conservation Center, Luce Foundation Center for American Art, Nan Tucker McEvoy Auditorium, and Robert and Arlene Kogod Courtyard designed by Norman Foster.
Smithsonian Institution Building, the Castle
   is situated in   
Washington D.C., U.S.A.
Part of the Smithsonian Institution. Administrative offices and the Smithsonian Information Center. The Castle is the original Smithsonian Institution Building.
Spy Museum
   is situated in   
Tampere, Finland
History of Espionage
Staatliche Museen
   is situated in   
Berlin, Germany
National museum consists of sixteen seperate museums
State Hermitage Museum
   is situated in   
St. Petersburg, Russia
Over 3,000,000 items in six buildings
Statens Historiska Museum
   is situated in   
Stockholm, Sweden
National Antiquities
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute
   is situated in   
Williamstown, U.S.A.
European and American painting and sculpture
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center
   is situated in   
Chantilly, U.S.A.
Part of the Smithsonian Institution.
St. Mungo Museum of Religious Life and Art
   is situated in   
Glasgow, U.K.
Susannah Place Museum
   is situated in   
Sydney, Australia
Gloucester Street, The Rocks. Four terraced houses built in 1844, that have never been remodelled or revamped, as a tribute to working-class tenants who lived in them for about 150 years.
Te Papa Tongarewa Museum
   is situated in   
Wellington, New Zealand
Art, history, Maori culture
Thyssen-Bornemisza Museo
   is situated in   
Madrid, Spain
Fine arts
Tretyakov Gallery
   is situated in   
Moscow, Russia
Foremost depository of Russian fine art in the world
Ulmer Museum
   is situated in   
Ulm, Germany
U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum
   is situated in   
Washington D.C., U.S.A.
Opened in 1993; museum not recommended for young children
Van Gogh Museum
   is situated in   
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Artworks by Van Gogh
Victoria and Albert Museum
   is situated in   
London, U.K.
Art and design
War Remnants Museum
   is situated in   
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Formerly the Museum of American War Crimes. A harrowing exhibition covering topics such as the My Lai massacre and birth-defects due to the use of Agent Orange.
Whitney Museum of American Art
   is situated in   
New York, U.S.A.
World Kite Museum
   is situated in   
Long Beach, U.S.A.
World Religions Museum
   is situated in   
Taipei, Taiwan
History and knowledge of all religions
Yale Centre for British Art
   is situated in   
New Haven, U.S.A.
British art


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