Art Museums

Buildings, groups of buildings, or spaces within buildings where works of art are housed and displayed for public benefit. For stores in which works of art are displayed for sale, see "art galleries (buildings).".

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Go Historic ID
31258
Names
art museums
art museum
museums, art
museums of art
kunstmusea Dutch

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Buildings, groups of buildings, or spaces within buildings where works of art are housed and displayed for public benefit. For stores in which works of art are displayed for sale, see "art galleries (buildings)."

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300264847. The J. Paul Getty Trust.