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Sunday, February 28, 2010

Places: Top 4 Museums You Should Visit!


THE STATE HERMITAGE, ST. PETERSBURG, RUSSIA 

 
One of the world's oldest and largest museums, it is a museum of art and culture founded in 1764. It houses 3 millions exhibits (OMFG!) in 6 buildings ranging from prehistoric to modern times.
Click here for more detail www.hermitagemuseum.org

BRITISH MUSEUM, LONDON 

 
Established back in 1753, it is a museum of human history and culture mainly based on Sir Hans Sloane, a physician and scientist, collection. Here is where the famous Discobolus statue and the marble portrait of Alexander of Great nicely positioned.
Go to www.britishmuseum.org for more details. 

MUSUEM OF MODERN ART (MOMA), NEW YORK 

 
MOMA's library holds more than 300,000 resources on modern and contemporary arts and this can be explored online. You could catch infamous works such as "Starry Night" by Van Gogh as well as sit back and enjoy a meal in award-winning fine dining restaurant, The Modern. 
Explore more at www.moma.org 

MUSEE DU LOUVRE, PARIS  

One of the largest and most visited museum in the world, it features the world most sought-after painting, Da Vinci's Mona Lisa, the armless Venus De Milo statue and the headless Winged Victory of Samothrace Statue. It houses more than 6,000 painting collections which are oversee by 12 curators! For more details, visit www.louvre.fr