The State Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg, recognized as the best European museum in 2014 according to the rating of the international portal for travelers TripAdvisor .
Top-25 Traveller’s Choice portal compiled based on feedback from the whole world. In the world list of the Hermitage Museum was in third place, behind the leadership of the Chicago Institute of Art and the National Anthropological Museum in Mexico City, and is the only Russian Museum in the top list.
In the second place in the rankings of European museums was the Accademia Gallery in Florence, the third – the Musée d’Orsay in Paris.
Meanwhile, recalls “Interfax” , in 2013 led the world ranking Hermitage Museum, leaving the Art Institute of Chicago in third place.
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In the collection of the State Hermitage Museum about 3 million works of art and culture of the world. In its structure – painting, drawing, sculpture and works of applied art, archaeological finds and numismatic material.
Louvre traditionally occupied first place in the annual ranking of the world museums
// NEWSru.com // Culture // May 15, 2014
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