Experience fine art around the world! It is always a good idea to travel and admire new cultures and new places, especially some places that have an amazing history. With the days getting longer and temperatures getting warmer, what about a culture trip] ? Easy Walk Experience editors have picked some of the best world museums to visit in 2020.
That’s right! Whether you’re traveling solo or planning a friend’s trip, here are the top ten museums and galleries in the world. Check them out!
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City, New York
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, known as The Met, is an art museum located in New York City, United States, being one of the most visited museums on the planet.
Musée d’Orsay, Paris, France
The Orsay Museum (Musée d’Orsay in French) is a museum in the city of Paris, France. The museum features collections of paintings and sculptures of Western art from 1848 to 1914, with works by Van Gogh, Cézanne, Degas, Maurice Denis, Odilon Redon.
Inhotim, Brumadinho, Brazil
The Inhotim Institute, just 60 kilometers from Belo Horizonte, is the headquarters of one of the most important collections of contemporary art in Brazil and considered the largest open-air museum in the world.
The Gemäldegalerie, Berlin, Germany
The Gemäldegalerie is an art museum located at the Kulturforum Potsdamer Platz in Berlin, Germany, being one of the most important in the world for its excellent collection of European art from the 13th to the 18th centuries.
State Hermitage, St. Petersburg, Russia
The Hermitage is a museum in St. Petersburg, Russia. It is one of the largest art museums in the world with ten buildings. Its vast collection covers all periods, styles and cultures of Russian, European, Eastern and North African history.
The National Gallery, London, England
National Gallery is an art museum in central London, United Kingdom. Founded in 1824, it holds a collection of over 2,300 paintings dating from the mid-13th century to 1900.
Guggenheim Museum, Bilbao, Spain
The museum is one of five museums belonging to the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation in the world. Designed by Frank Gehry, the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao, is today one of the most visited places in Spain.
Zeitz Musuem of Contemporary Art Africa, Cape Town, South Africa
Opened on September 22, 2017, the Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa is a museum of contemporary art located in Cape Town, South Africa. It is the largest museum of contemporary African art in the world.
The Uffizi Gallery, Florence, Italy
Galleria degli Uffizi is a palace located in Florence, Italy. It houses one of the oldest and most famous museums in the world. Divided into several rooms arranged by styles in chronological order, the museum displays works from the 12th to the 18th centuries, with the world’s best collection of works from the Renaissance.
Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
The Rijksmuseum is the national museum of the Netherlands. The Rijksmuseum is dedicated to the arts and history and has a large collection of Dutch golden age paintings and a substantial collection of Asian art.