For many travelers, the best way to get out of the weather and enjoy some indoor time is by visiting one of the many thousands of museums located at destinations around the world. From the Louvre to the Smithsonian, take a look at three of the most amazing museums, perfect for you and your family during your vacation. Learn more about amazing destinations for travel with Castaways Vacation Club and make the most of all your travels.
The Smithsonian – Washington DC – Including a total of 19 museums and galleries, the Smithsonian is almost all completely free in addition to offering some of the most in depth research and collections from throughout time. From the National Zoological Park to the Natural history museum and the National Air and Space Museum, this truly is one of the most amazing destinations for travel in the world. Embrace art and history and all at an affordable price with a trip to the Smithsonian.
The Louvre – Paris – Home to works are art throughout the ages, the Louvre is more than just a museum, but a part of history as well. Once a medieval fortress and a palace, today, the Louvre houses such amazing pieces of art as the Mona Lisa and the Venus de Milo, just to name a couple. Collections which include antiquity to the present and from areas around the world, the Louvre is a bucket list destination for anyone who enjoys art and history.
The Acropolis Museum – Athens – Athens is already one of the most historically important cities in the world today, add on the historical aspect of the Acropolis and its museum and you have a recipe for amazing. Including the ruins of the Acropolis itself, its other attractions including the frieze of the Parthenon and objects dating back thousands of year and all displayed in a way which allows visitors to truly glimpse the past.
Amazing museums can be found throughout the world. From the British Museum to the Natural history museum in Chicago and others around the world, each unique and special and each offering its own special look into the history of mankind and the world, they offer visitors a wonderful way to relax and learn all at the same time. What is your favorite museum? Share your stories with us!
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