Since New York, with the Metropolitan Museum . Go to the United States the gold medal standings of TripAdvisor ‘s Travelers’ Choice 2015 the museums section. There is no Italian in the global top ten. The first in the standings, the Accademia Gallery in Florence , is in 14th place.
The awards are based on the millions of reviews and opinions of TripAdvisor travelers around the world. The winners were determined using an algorithm that took into consideration the quantity and quality of reviews for museums around the world, collected over a period of 12 months.
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For the second position you go to Paris for the Musée d’Orsay, housed in a former railway station renovated by Gae Aulenti and known primarily for its collection of impressionists . «For those who love Impressionism, the Musée d ‘Orsay is an essential journey. The amazement of the architectural transformation is accompanied by the enchantment of a truly rich exhibition space with a strong appeal », says an Italian user.
Third place for the Chicago Institute of Art with a collection of thousands of works from different eras and cultures. The only European section has 3500 works dating from the twelfth to the twentieth century. Here are, for example, works by Correggio, Canova, de Chirico, Brâncuşi, Goya, Picasso, Dali, Kandisky, Manet, Matisse, Monet, Chagall,.
Fourth place for the Museo del Prado in Madrid with works by Bosch, Velázquez, Rubens and Goya. The Prado is one of the most important museums in the world and in the Italian section alone it preserves hundreds of paintings with works by Titian, Raphael, Correggio, Andrea del Sarto and Tiepolo .
Fifth place again for Paris with the Louvre . For the sixth place you go to Russia with the Hermitage of St. Petersburg , housed in an area of the former royal palace. The Hermitage, which houses three million objects, was founded in 1764 when Empress Catherinepurchase a huge amount of works in Berlin. “A museum rich in Russian history but that loves Italy. Great in its spaces it is better to visit it with a guide », they recommend from Rome.