How many of the world’s top 20 museums have you visited?

If you love history then you’ll find this list of the most popular museums from around the world fascinating. Did you know that The Louvre is the most visited museum and attracts almost nine million visitors annually? How many have you visited? By David McGonigal

British Museum, London, UK

National Air and Space Museum, Washington DC, USA

National Museum of China, Beijing, China

National Museum of Natural History, Washington, DC, USA

Musée D’Orsay, Paris, France

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY, USA

National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, USA

Shanghai Science and Technology Museum, Shanghai, China

Vatican Museums, Vatican, Vatican City

Louvre, Paris, France

The National Gallery, London, UK

State Hermitage, St Petersburg, Russia

National Palace Museum (Taiwan), Taipei, Taiwan