|Musee du Louvre
Official site provides its history,
collections, a virtual tour, and a schedule of
|The British Museum
Houses a vast collection of world art and
artifacts. A large part of the collection can
be viewed online.
The founding of the Vatican Museums can be
traced back to 1503 when the newly-elected
Pope, Julius II della Rovere, placed a statue
of Apollo in the internal courtyard of the
Belvedere Palace built by Innocent VIII.
|Metropolitan Museum of Art
Collections contains more than two million
works of art spanning more than 5,000 years of
world culture, from prehistory to the present.
|Vatican Museums Online
View the collections Online. Read about the artworks. Zoom into the details of paintings, frescoes and artworks.