Top 10 Museums around the World

When visiting a new city, tourists always want to know more about its culture, the way people live, how and where to spend their party time, where to eat… But, one of the best ways to meet city’s history and way of life is by visiting the city’s most famous museums. In this article we would like to share some interesting details about some of the most famous museums around the world.

#1. Le Louvre, Paris, France

This museum used to be a medieval fortress and a castle in which the French kings spent their winters. But it turned out that it was too big for a place for living, so it was turned into a museum 200 years after it was built. The entire collection of the museum goes from early Mesopotamian, Egyptian, Persian art, to antique Greek and Roman pieces to some of the most famous paintings from the Renaissance, like Mona Lisa. It is said that if you spend at least two minutes in front of every piece, it will take you 3 years to see everything.
Le Louvre, Paris, France
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