Top 10 most visited museums

history & culture

Museums are the cornerstones of a country’s cultural life and historical awareness. They invite public to breathe in legacy, albeit in the form of history or a specific period of trendsetting arts. But they are also important tourist attractions. Our following list of top 10 most visited museums doesn’t have a cue and it’s free!

Top 10 most visited museums

  1. Musée d’Orsay, Paris – 2,985,510 visitors
  2. National Museum of Korea, Seoul – 3,067,909 visitors
  3. Centre Pompidou, Paris – 3,130,000 visitors
  4. Museum of Modern Art, New York – 3,131,238 visitors
  5. National Gallery of Art Washington – 4,775,114 visitors
  6. National Gallery, London – 4,954,914 visitors
  7. Tate Modern, London – 5,061,172 visitors
  8. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York – 5,216,988 visitors
  9. British Museum, London – 5,842,138 visitors
  10. Louvre, Paris – 8,500,000 visitors

source 2010

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