Definition of Museum. Meaning of Museum. Synonyms of Museum

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Definition of Museum

Museum
Museum Mu*se"um, n. [L., a temple of the Muses, hence, a place of study, fr. Gr. ?, fr. ? a Muse.] A repository or a collection of natural, scientific, or literary curiosities, or of works of art. Museum beetle, Museum pest. (Zo["o]l.) See Anthrenus.

Meaning of Museum from wikipedia

- There are many types of museums, including art museums, natural history museums, science museums, war museums, and children's museums. Amongst the world's...
- Railroad Museum is a railroad museum located at 530 West Avenue in Medina, New York, which is northeast of Buffalo and northwest of Rochester. The museum is...
- and Qing dynasties. Part of the museum's former collection is now in the National Palace Museum in Taipei. Both museums descend from the same institution...
- The Museum of the Bible is a museum in Washington D.C. which do****ents the narrative, history and impact of the Bible. The museum opened on November 17...
- Rochester and Genesee Valley Railroad Museum (RGVRRM) is an operating railroad museum located in Industry, New York. The museum started in 1971 with the purchase...
- The Metropolitan Museum of Art, colloquially "the Met," is located in New York City, and is the largest art museum in the United States. With 7.06 million...
- The National Museum of the United States Air Force (formerly the United States Air Force Museum) is the official museum of the United States Air Force...
- The British Museum, located in the Bloomsbury area of London, United Kingdom, is a public institution dedicated to human history, art and culture. Its...
- The Guggenheim Museum Bilbao is a museum of modern and contemporary art designed by Canadian-American architect Frank Gehry, and located in Bilbao, Basque...
- major museums on Exhibition Road in South Kensington, the others being the Science Museum and the Victoria and Albert Museum. The Natural History Museum's...