Museums are important attractions for every city. They hold the history and culture of the city and its people. They also hold priceless collections of art works from the world’s most popular artists. They hold artifacts that educate the modern men about the ancient civilizations. If you are someone who loves exploring wonderful museums, you should consider visiting the following 7 most renowned museums in the world:
1. The Louvre, Paris (Musee du Louvre)
The Louvre in Paris, France is definitely one of the most popular museums in the world. It houses 35,000 pieces of amazing works of art and its collections are displayed in eight sections; Greek, Etruscan and Roman Antiquities, Egyptian Antiquities, Islamic Art, Near Eastern Antiquities, Sculptures, Paintings, Drawings and Decorative Arts. Some of Louvre’s highlights include; the Mona Lisa, Venus de Milo, Raft of Medusa and Victory of Samothrace. If you are an avid traveler, you have to visit Louvre someday.