Posts Tagged‘Museums’

Museu Nacional d’Art de Catalunya highlights

Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya highlights

Barcelona is home to many fantastic museums and galleries. But, if you have time to visit only one of them, make it Museu Nacional d’Art de Catalunya. It’s home to the best collection of Romanesque mural paintings worldwide. It’s also where you can see artworks created by some of the most famous Spanish artists, such as Antoni Gaudi and Diego Velazquez. To help you plan a visit to that fantastic museum, here is the Culture Tourist’s guide to Museu Nacional d’Art de Catalunya highlights, its beautiful building and the collection’s history.

The most intriguing art heists in European museums

Vincent Van Gogh painting in the museum

Art heists in European museums mainly belong to the world of mystery. Museums that were their victims rarely speak about art thefts. On the other hand, people get fascinated by them. Who would dare steal millions of Euros worth of artworks? And why? To unsolve a bit of that mystery, here is an article about some of the most intriguing art heists in European museums.

What to see in Musée Marmottan – Monet in Paris

What to see in Musee Marmottan Monet in Paris

Paris is the world capital of fine arts and home to numerous fantastic museums. It’s pretty hard to choose the best one among all of them. However, the one that’s closest to my heart is Musée Marmottan – Monet. Located in a historical city palace and home to one of the world’s best collections of Claude Monet’s paintings, it’s a place that shouldn’t be missed in Paris. After visiting it numerous times, here is a short Culture Tourist’s guide on what to see in Musée Marmottan – Monet in Paris.

Karlsruhe Museums Guide: Best Museums in Karlsruhe

Karlsruhe museums guide

For a relatively small town, Karlsruhe is home to some great museums. From fantastic archaeological collections and exhibits witnessing the Karlsruhe history, to modern and media art, you’ll find them all in Karlsruhe museums. If you’re wondering what are some of the best museums in Karlsruhe you shouldn’t miss, read this Karlsruhe Museums Guide.

7 Top Art Museums in Europe

Top art museums in Europe

Europe is home to numerous fantastic museums, and we already wrote about many of them at the Culture Tourist. However, in this article, we selected 7 top art museums in Europe with some of the best fine arts collections. From the Renaissance masterpieces, Baroque paintings to some of the contemporary art highlights, these museums are home to all of them.

The best museums in Brussels (Belgium)

The best museums in Brussels

Brussels, the capital of Belgium, is home to more than eighty museums. From the fine arts ones to museums dedicated to natural history, musical instruments, comic books and many more. When it comes to its museums, Brussels has something for everyone. To help you choose which one to visit during your trip to the Belgian capital, here is a guide to the best museums in Brussels.

Art Blogmas 2021: Day 2

Culture Tourist Art Blogmas Van Gogh

In today’s Art Blogmas, you can enjoy and learn more about one of the most iconic paintings in European museums – Vincent van Gogh’s Sunflowers. Actually, it’s not a single painting. Van Gogh painted seven versions of his famous Sunflowers, so you can see them in more than one museum. Continue reading to learn more about it.

15 Best museums in Europe you have to visit this year

Best museums in Europe Rijksmuseum

Visiting museums is a great way to learn about the local culture while travelling. However, sometimes, a motivation to travel for me is purely to see a particular museum. I’m often asked what are, in my opinion, the best museums in Europe. Since it’s quite a tricky question to answer, I’ve asked some of my fellow travel bloggers to help me compile the list of 15 best museums in Europe you have to visit this year.