A museum (/mjuˈziːəm/; myoo-zee-um) is an institution that cares for (
conserves) a collection of artifacts and other objects of artistic, cultural, historical,
The Smithsonian Institution includes 19 museums and galleries and the National
Official website of the Smithsonian, the world's largest museum and research
complex, with 19 museums, 9 research centers, and affiliates around the world.
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This photo shows a wheelwright at work at Colonial Williamsburg in Virginia . At Colonial Williamsburg, you can watch demonstrations of colonial trades and crafts, talk with costumed interpreters and take part in RevQ... More »
Visit the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Guggenheim Museum in NYC. See the
renowned permanent collection, special exhibitions. To avoid lines become a ...
The Metropolitan Museum of Art is one of the world's largest and finest art
museums. Its collection includes more than two million works of art spanning five
The mission of the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County is to inspire
wonder, discovery and responsibility for our natural and cultural worlds.
The Philadelphia Museum of Art is the cultural heart of a great city—the place for
creative play, with a surprise around every corner.
Museum specializes in the natural science, history and art of the Golden State.
Contains current exhibitions, permanent galleries and projects.