A museum is an institution that cares for a collection in any field of endeavour that that is of interest to humankind. The types of museums vary, from large institutions, covering many of the categories below, to very small institutions focusing on specific subjects.
Museum categories include fine arts, applied arts, craft, archaeology, anthropology and ethnology, biography, history, cultural history, science, technology, children’s museums, natural history, botanical, zoological gardens, museums of modern art, folk art, local history, military history, aviation history, philately, agriculture, or geology. Below is the evolving list of Specialist Museums featured on “Joy of Museums”.
Military and War Museums
Air and Space Museums
Jail or Gaol Museums
Money, Banking and Mint Museums
This list is based on Museums featured in “Joy of Museums”. Feedback on additions to this list is welcome via firstname.lastname@example.org
“I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.” Vincent van Gogh
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