GREAT MUSEUMS of the
OUR TOP TEN LIST
THE LOUVRE of PARIS
One of the world's oldest museums containing the largest collection of western
art dating from the birth of civilizations to the middle of the 19th century.
THE METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF MODERN ART NEW YORK
It's extensive collection includes more than two million works of art spanning
over five thousand years, from pre-history to the present.
THE BRITISH MUSEUM
Contains the most famous collection of antiquities from Egypt, Western Asia,
Greece and Rome, also medieval, renaissance, modern and oriental art.
THE VATICAN MUSEUMS
Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel and some of the greatest masterpieces of
the Renaissance masters, including famous sculpture and architecture.
THE UFFIZI GALLERY
The Medici-Lorraine art treasures representing the largest accumulated
works of Italian art from the 13th to 18th centuries.
THE NATIONAL GALLERY of LONDON
Houses the national collection of Western European painting including many
recognizable masterpieces of every European school of art from 1260-1900.
VAN GOGH MUSEUM AMSTERDAN
The largest collection of his work, over 200 paintings, 437 drawings,and 31 prints
can be found here along with his numerous letters. Track his development with
other Impressionst artists of his period. A must for Van Gogh fans.
THE PRADO MUSEUM
One of the greatest collections of the European masters. Spanish, Flemish and
Italian schools are well represented by numerous masterpieces.
NATIONAL PALACE MUSEUM TAIWAN
The richest collection of treasures from 7000 years of Chinese history. Over
700,000 items of Chinese culture and Asian civilization.
THE RIJKS MUSEUM AMSTERDAM
Large collection of Masterpieces from the 17th Century “ Dutch Golden Age”.
Classics by Rembrandt (”The Night watch”), Vermeer (The Milkmaid), Frans Hals
and other Dutch Masters.
MUSEUM of MODERN ART NEW YORK
World's largest collection of modern painting, drawing, photography and
sculpture dating from late 19th century to present.
CENTRE GEORGES POMPIDOU
One of the world's most important collection of 20th century art, bringing
together all major artists and movements of the last fifty years.