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China’s Mona Lisa in the China Art Museum in Shanghai

China’s Mona Lisa in the China Art Museum in Shanghai

In the massive China Museum of Art in Shanghai you can see one of China’s greatest works of art, often called the Mona Lisa of China: The Qing Ming Scroll. And no, not the 800 year old, small paper object, but a 30 times bigger, […]

A dreamy villa: Museum Oud Amelisweerd

A dreamy villa: Museum Oud Amelisweerd

In the middle of the Netherlands, in a nature area near Utrecht, lies the Villa of Oud Amelisweerd. A unique monument of the eighteenth century, because its interior is still in a very good state. Wallpaper from China The people who lived here in the […]

8 Tips to Make a Museumvisit More Fun

8 Tips to Make a Museumvisit More Fun

1. Try not to see everything A museum can be quite overwhelming. If you want to see everything, you risk not seeing anything at all. Instead, try to focus on just one or two artworks, on some highlights, or just on one or two rooms […]

The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection

Free entrance, very few tourists and a beautiful interior. In the center of London, you can visit this stately town house with its impressive collection of art: The Wallace Collection. In the eighteenth and nineteenth century, the wealthy Wallace family lived there, and they were […]