Museums are everywhere but not all of them are worth visiting, but most of them have some really interesting stuff to showcase and provide. Whenever we visit any museum we’re learning new things about history, culture and much more. So now we list the top 7 museums on the globe.
1.Tokyo National Museum, Japan
This is a really informative and inspiring museum in Tokyo, Japan. This museum focuses on the ancient culture of Japan and also on Japan’s art. This museum is pretty old as it was established in 1872, the museum also puts light on Asian art along the Silk Road. There is also a huge collection of Buddhist art. So if you visit Tokyo, make sure you visit this brilliant museum.
2.Prado Museum, Spain
This is yet another fascinating museum in the heart of Madrid. This museum focuses on ancient European art and culture. The collections date back centuries and range between the 12th century to the 19th century. The design of the museum is something else which would make any tourist’s heart miss a beat or two. A main character behind the big success of the Prado museum is Velรกzquez, he not only contributed his own works to the museum but also had a big part in bringing much of the museums finest collections of Italian Masters.
3.National Palace Museum, Taipei
National Palace museum would easily make any top ten when it comes to museums. Its brilliant eye catching design stands out of the lot. This museum holds the record of the largest number of Chinese Artefacts and artworks on the planet. It was originally established in Beijing but after the civil war most of the prized collection was moved to Taipei.
4.Museum Of Modern Art, USA
This is yet another stunning museum right there in one of the biggest cities in the world. This museum located in Manhattan concentrates on Modern art and is said to be having the most influence in modern art in the world. Some of the collection are awe inspiring and unique. The architecture of the museum itself is quite fantastic.
5.Hermitage Museum, Russia
This is a historic museum found by Catherine the great in the year of 1764. This museum in St. Petersburg situated a whopping 3 million collections on the culture and art. Hermitage Museum is a major tourist attraction in Russia now, not only because of its popularity but also because of its collection of precious works by Rembrandt, Michelangelo and also Da Vinci.
6.British Museum, England
This museum in London is truly a masterpiece and the museum is on human history and culture. This museum tells the story of humans from the beginning till now. Its collections number over 7 million and is one of the best museums in the world. Its attractive collections include the Rosetta Stone and also the biggest collection of mummies in and around Egypt.
7.Vatican Museums, Italy
This is another historic museum dating back to the 6th century and was found by Pope Julius II. The main attractions are the spiral staircase, the famous Sistine Chapel and also Raphael Rooms. Michelangelo himself painted the ceiling of the museum during the years of 1508 and 1512. It is one of Michelangelo’s greatest works.