10 most visited museums in the world

• 10 most visited museums in the world

Museums play an important role in the cultural development of man, his aesthetic and spiritual education. This repository of historical and cultural heritage, which is accumulated over the centuries. The emergence of museums related to the needs of society to look at the past. To date, there are thousands of museums in different directions. They can be used free of charge or relatively small fee, but their "return" is estimated at a hundred times.

Below is a list of the most popular museums in the world.

10 most visited museums in the world

Spain. Bilbao. Guggenheim Museum. (Andrea Ciambra)

10 most visited museums in the world

Opening hours: daily from 10:00 to 20:00, except Mondays. (Ian Turk)

10 most visited museums in the world

Spain. Madrid. Museo del Prado. (Tiex)

10 most visited museums in the world

Opening hours: daily from 10:00 to 20:00; Sunday from 10: 00-19: 00. (Lecercle)

10 most visited museums in the world

The Vatican Museums. (Luke chan)

10 most visited museums in the world

Opening hours: daily from 10:00 to 18:00, except on Sundays. (Neil Howard)

10 most visited museums in the world

Russia. St. Petersburg. The State Hermitage Museum. (A.Savin)

10 most visited museums in the world

Opening hours: daily from 10:30 to 18:00; on Wednesdays from 10:30 to 21:00. (Kwong Yee Cheng)

10 most visited museums in the world

Italy. Florence. The Uffizi Gallery. (Kevin Poh)

10 most visited museums in the world

Opening hours: daily from 8:15 to 18:30, except Mondays. (Petar Milošević)

10 most visited museums in the world

The Netherlands. Amsterdam. State Museum. (Andreaerdna)

10 most visited museums in the world

Opening hours: daily from 9:00 to 17:00. (Sophie Villerot)

10 most visited museums in the world

United States. New York. Metropolitan Museum of Art. (Mike Alexander)

10 most visited museums in the world

Opening hours: daily from 10:00 to 17:30. (Phil Roeder)

10 most visited museums in the world

United Kingdom. London. British museum. (Ham)

10 most visited museums in the world

Opening hours: daily from 10:00 to 17:30. (Mohammed Alnaser)

10 most visited museums in the world

France. Paris. Louvre. (Franek N)

10 most visited museums in the world

Opening hours: daily from 09:00 to 18:00, except on Tuesday. (Trey Ratcliff)

10 most visited museums in the world

United States. Washington, DC. Museum of the Smithsonian Institution. (Brandy Shaul)

10 most visited museums in the world

Opening hours: daily from 8:30 to 17:30. (Alex Proimos)