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    Air Victory Museum The Air Victory Museum is founded on the belief that victory belongs to those who reach out and seek innovation, to those who challenge conventional wisdom and to those who have the courage to apply that precious new knowledge.

     Art Institute of Chicago Collection of European decorative arts, sculptures, sketches and drawings.

    Art Libraries Society of North America's Guide Provides resources and worldwide art information.

    Carousel Museum - Carousel museum is the only museum in the world housed in an authentic, original carousel factory building

    Guggenheim Museum Museum of modern art, located in New York, Venice, Berlin and Bilboa, Spain.

    Heckscher Museum of Art Contains 1300 paintings, sculptures and works on paper, spanning about 500 years of European and American art. Renaissance Masters and Contemporary artists are included.

    J. Paul Getty Museum Located in Los Angeles, California. Contains manuscripts, paintings, sculptures and photographs. Houses Van Gogh's IRISES, as well paintings by Goya, Monet and Degas.

    Louvre Museum Requires proper software for virtual tour. Tour includes view of some collections. Located in Paris.

    Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. Presents overview of the collections, lists of special exhibitions, concerts and lectures.

    Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Information on current and future exhibits.

    Museum of Modern Art in New York Unparalleled overview of 100,000 paintings, sculptures and drawings. Its libraries contain over 140,000 books.

    National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C. Highlights of collections, programs and events.

    National Museum of American Art Contains "Everything You want to know about Art, but were Afraid to Ask." A wonderful site with virtual exhibits. A collection of American crafts, clay, fiber, glass, wood, etc.

    Pierpont Morgan Library Wonderful collections for the small size of the museum. Contains Mozart's autograph manuscript, medieval renaissance manuscripts that can be enlarged for better viewing. This is but a few of the wonderful exhibits available.

    Samos Museum - Samos Archaeological Museum is regarded as one of the most interesting provincial museums in Greece.

    Smithsonian Institute Largest museum complex in the world. Renowned research facility. Sculpture Garden, Portraits of distinguished Americans.

    Victoria and Albert Museum London's largest museum with 145 galleries.

    Vincent Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam.