1° Louvre (France)

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The most visited museum in the world (9 million people each year) not only keeps a marvelous collection of works of the Renaissance (its main letter of introduction and reason for its fame) also has rooms devoted to the Ancient Art of Asia and Europe, East Next, Egypt and Greece. To make a complete visit it is necessary more than a full day, since its more than 35 thousand works in exhibition are distributed in 17 collections distributed throughout the Louvre Palace

2° Metropolitan Museum of Art (MET) (EE.UU)

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Located in Central Park on Fifth Avenue, the MET of New York possesses one of the most important artistic collections of the globe. Divided into 19 curated collections and independent experts ranging from Ancient Art in different regions, to the History of Art in Oceania, Asia, Africa and America, plus a collection of medieval armors, fashion and its European painting department

3° Vatican Museums (Italy)

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Beyond the obligatory visit to St. Peter's Basilica, the series of Vatican galleries open to the public is the best way to get to know a little more about the smallest state in the world and its invaluable artistic collection. Through its different rooms it is possible to find works by artists such as Caravaggio, Da Vinci and a vast gallery of Antiquity. The jewel in the crown and the end of the tour is the Sistine Chapel

4° Prado Museum (Spain)

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El Bosco, Tiziano, El Greco, Rubens, Velázquez and Goya: the Prado Museum is the most important artistic collection in Spain. Although it doesnt have the size of other huge museums in the world, it is known for hosting dozens of works by great masters in a peculiar collection that began with the tastes and commissions of different Spanish monarchs

5° Rijksmuseum (Netherlands)

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The National Museum of Amsterdam is a historical account of art in the Netherlands, from the Middle Ages to the twentieth century. Rembrandt, Vermeer and Hals are some of its main exponents, not counting the works of Goya, Rubens and other masters that it houses

7° British museum (England)

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The second most visited museum in the world keeps one of the most important collections of Ancient Egypt: in its rooms are valuable pieces such as the Rosetta Stone or the Katebet Mummy, as well as other civilizations such as the Parthenon marbles or bas-reliefs of Mesopotamia . Its collection amounts to more than 8 million objects between archeology and artistic pieces with an incalculable historical value

8° National museum of fine arts (Chile)

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It is the oldest art museum in Latin America. The building exhibits a wide and varied collection of more than 5,500 original works, including paintings, sculptures and Chilean and foreign artists. Inserted in the heart of the Forest Park, it has a specialized library, an educational department, store, bookshop and coffee shop. as an outstanding landmark it has a glass dome, designed and built in Belgium, which gives great luminosity to the central hall

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