Staatliches Museum Ägyptischer Kunst (Munich) (184) Sarcophagus Mask of Sit Djehuty

Museums1,231 photos

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Collections of artifacts and other objects of artistic, cultural, historical, or scientific importance around the world.

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Andersen Museum8 photos

Andersen Museum (005)
Andersen MuseumRome - Lazio - Italy

Coordinates: 41° 54′ 51″ N, 12° 28′ 22″ E

Andersen was born in Bergen, Norway in 1872, and immigrated as an infant with his family to Newport, Rhode Island the following year. As a young man in Newport, Andersen began his work as a sculptor and learned to mingle among the city’s wealthy… [Read more]

Aula Ottagona48 photos

Aula Ottagona (055)
Aula OttagonaRome - Lazio - Italy

Coordinates: 41° 54′ 14″ N, 12° 29′ 45″ E

The Aula Ottagona is part of Diocletian’s Baths and used to be called the Hall of Minerva. Probably designed originally to provide a concourse area, it is octagonal in shape with four semi-circular niches in the corners. [Read more]

BMW Welt8 photos

BMW World (260)
BMW WeltMunich - Germany

Coordinates: 48° 10′ 36″ N, 11° 33′ 25″ E

The BMW Welt (BMW Worl) is a combined exhibition, museum and delivery site, located near the Olympic Park in the immediate vicinity of the BMW Tour (BMW four-cylinder). It was built from August 2003 to summer 2007. The laying of the cornerstone for… [Read more]

Capitoline Museums77 photos

Palazzo dei Conservatori (131)
Capitoline MuseumsRome - Lazio - Italy

Coordinates: 41° 53′ 36″ N, 12° 28′ 59″ E

The Capitoline Museums (Italian Musei Capitolini) are a group of art and archaeological museums in Piazza del Campidoglio, on top of the Capitoline Hill in Rome, Italy. The museums are contained in three palazzi surrounding a central trapezoidal… [Read more]

Glyptothek (Munich)93 photos

Glyptothek (Munich) (337)
Glyptothek (Munich)Munich - Germany

Coordinates: 48° 8′ 46″ N, 11° 33′ 56″ E

The Glyptothek is a museum in Munich, Germany, which was commissioned by the Bavarian King Ludwig I to house his collection of Greek and Roman sculptures. It was designed by Leo von Klenze in the neoclassical style, and built from 1816 to 1830.… [Read more]

Groningen134 photos

Groningen (052) Groninger Museum
GroningenNetherlands

Coordinates: 53° 12′ 44″ N, 6° 33′ 56″ E

Groningen is the capital city of the province of Groningen in the Netherlands. With a population of around 188,000, it is by far the largest city in the north of the Netherlands. Groningen is a university city, inhabited on average by about 50,000… [Read more]

Haarlem51 photos

Haarlem (018)
HaarlemNetherlands

Coordinates: 52° 23′ 1″ N, 4° 38′ 31″ E

Haarlem, in the past usually Harlem in English, is the capital of the province of North Holland, the northern half of Holland, which at one time was the most powerful of the seven provinces of the Netherlands. Haarlem lies in the northern part of… [Read more]

Scheveningen123 photos

Scheveningen (029) Scheveningen pier
ScheveningenNetherlands

Coordinates: 52° 6′ 39″ N, 4° 16′ 43″ E

Scheveningen is a modern seaside resort with a long sandy beach, an esplanade, a pier, and a lighthouse. The beach is popular for water sports like windsurfing and kiteboarding. The Beelden aan Zee (“Pictures to the sea”) museum in the Scheveningen[Read more]

Vigna di Valle131 photos

Museo Aeronautica (142)
Vigna di ValleLazio - Italy

Coordinates: 42° 5′ 7″ N, 12° 13′ 6″ E

The Italian Air Force (Aeronautica Militare) is the air force of the Italian Republic (Repubblica Italiana). It has held a prominent role in modern Italian military history and its Aerobatic display team is the Frecce Tricolori. [Read more]

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Themes34,489 photos

Slaughterhouse (Munich) (321) Street art
Slaughterhouse (Munich) Street artMunich - Germany

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Alps …344 photosArcheological sites …2,160 photosArchitectures and buildings …1,033 photosBeaches …361 photosBlack-and-white photography …157 photosCastels and palaces …1,512 photosChurches …2,744 photosEtruscans …206 photosFestivals …2,483 photosHilltop villages …3,677 photosHimalayas …3,023 photosLakes …554 photosLost places …872 photosMuseums …1,231 photosOpen-air museums …369 photosRoman Empire …1,015 photosRomantic Road …302 photosSeaside villages …2,676 photosSeven billion neighbors469 photosSpace centers …435 photosStrange places …1,151 photosStreet Art …302 photosWorld Heritage Site (UNESCO) …7,413 photos