50 Museums to Blow Your Mind
|Author:||Lonely Planet Publications Staff; Ben Handicott|
|Series:||To Blow Your Mind Ser.|
Thank the stars for the world's eccentric collectors; hoarders of objects beautiful, strange or downright odd. It is these documentors of the great and trivial - who want to show us all something wonderful about their collections and share the insights into humankind each of them illuminates - who have created the most fascinating, wonderful and precious museums the planet has to offer.
Boggle at the enormity of space, get nostalgic at childhood memories or be dumbstruck by the International Museum of Toilets... Whether you're a history buff, tech-head or have an inexplicable fascination with clowns, you'll find world-class collections here to pique your interest.
Never drag your heels around a dull museum again
Then & now // History museums
The world around us // Natural history museums
Human creativity // Art & culture museums
Things that go // Science & technology museums
Peculiar passions // Quirky museums
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