The US is a perfect destination for art aficionados as there are several sophisticated art museums from California to New York.
de Young Museum
Located in San Francisco, California, the de Young Museum is famous for its collection of American Art. This fine arts institution boasts of a broad art collection extending from the 20th century art to pre-Columbian times. Not only that, this museum also includes art from Oceania and a textile collection with more than 13,000 kinds.
Museum of Fine Arts
The Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, Massachusetts prides itself in its clever preservation of more than 450,000 artworks. This museum is renowned for its collections of Egyptian Art, American Art, as well as French Impressionist paintings. In addition to that, it also houses Japanese and Chinese art collections.
Art Institute of Chicago
The Art Institute of Chicago in Illinois emphasizes Impressionist and Post-Impressionist Art. Situated in the city’s Grant Park, this distinguished museum also highlights a broad collection of African American art.
National Gallery of Art
Located in Washington, DC, the National Gallery of Art is the national collection of fine art of the United States. Established in 1937, the museum houses American and European art collections, as well as modern art. The museum has also preserved the only painting by Leonardo da Vinci in the Americas, which is the portrait of Ginevra de’ Benci.
Museum of Modern Art
The Museum of Modern Art houses a massive collection of Modern art. Located in Midtown Manhattan, the remodelled galleries of the museum are ideal places for contemporary art exhibitions. The walls of the museum are full of 20th century paintings by Picasso, Van Gogh, Pollock, and Rousseau.