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September 16 2015
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7 Amazing Museums You Have To See

Museums are a great way to spend a day. Here's the some that are bucket list worthy!

1. Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, Washington, D.C

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From spaceships, rockets, and satellites there's so much to see and enjoy here at the Smithsonian. One of the most exciting museums in the United States, With over 161,145 square feet of exhibition floor space, The National Air and Space Museum of the Smithsonian holds the largest collection of historic aircrafts and spacecrafts in the world!

 

2. Louvre, Paris

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The Louvre, originally a royal sanctuary but now the world's most famous museum, is a must see for anyone with slight taste for art. Some of the museum's most celebrated works of art include the Mona Lisa and the Venus of Milo. The Louvre Museum is one of the largest and most important museums in Europe. It is housed in the expansive Louvre Palace, situated in the 1st arrondissement, at the heart of Paris.

 

3. National museum of China Beijing

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The national museum of China is a beautiful crafty museum. This free museum (tourist must show their passports for identification) is next to the Tiananmen square. It is the largest comprehensive history museum in China. Through display of both material and nonmaterial collections and exhibits, it narrates the honorable history created by the ancestors of the Chinese people.

 

4. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

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The Metropolitan Museum of Art, located in New York City, is the largest art museum in the United States, and one of the three largest in the world, with the most significant art collections. Its permanent collection contains more than two million works from all over the world, divided among seventeen curatorial departments. The main building, located on the eastern edge of Central Park along Manhattan's Museum Mile, is by area one of the world's largest art galleries.

 

5. Adler Planetarium, Chicago

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The Adler Planetarium is the oldest planetarium in the United States and first opened its doors way back in 1930. Adler Planetarium was founded by Chicago business leader Max Adler and the museum today is home to three full-size theaters, extensive space and science exhibits and one of the world's most important antique astronomical instrument collections on display.

6. National Museum of Natural History , Washington D.C

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The National Museum of Natural History is administered by the Smithsonian Institution, located in Washington, D.C.. With free admission and open doors 364 days a year, it is the second most visited museum in the world, the most visited natural history museum in the world, and the most visited museum (of any type) in North America.

7. British Museum

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The British Museum is a museum in London dedicated to human history and culture. Its permanent collection, numbering some 8 million artifacts, is among the largest and most comprehensive in existence and originates from all continents, illustrating and documenting the story of human culture from its beginnings to the present.

  

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