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This article lists the most visited art museums in the world, as listed by Art Newspaper Review Visitor Figures Survey (April 2019) and the Museum Index of the Themed Entertainment Association (TEA) and engineering firm (AECOM). The list only includes museums found in those sources. It includes notable museums with more than one million visitors where the display of art, for the art itself, is the museum's primary purpose.

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Art museums
N. Name City Visitors annually Year reported
1
Musée du Louvre   Paris 10,200,000 2018[1]
2
National Museum of China   Beijing 8,610,092 2018[2]
3
Metropolitan Museum of Art   New York City 6,953,927 2018[3]
4
Vatican Museums    Vatican City 6,756,186 2018[4]
5
Tate Modern   London 5,868,562 2018[5]
6
British Museum   London 5,820,000 2018[6]
7
National Gallery   London 5,735,831 2018[7]
8
National Gallery of Art   Washington, D.C. 4,404,212 2018[8]
9
State Hermitage Museum   Saint Petersburg 4,220,000 2018[9]
10
Victoria and Albert Museum   London 3,967,566 2018[10]
11
Reina Sofía   Madrid 3,898,309 2018[11]
12
National Palace Museum   Taipei 3,860,644 2018[12]
13
Museo del Prado   Madrid 3,672,853 2018[13]
14
Musée National d'Art Moderne (Centre Pompidou)   Paris 3,551,544 2018[14]
15
National Museum of Korea   Seoul 3,304,453 2018[15]
16
Musée d'Orsay   Paris 3,286,224 2018[16]
17
Somerset House   London 3,143,626 2018[17]
18
Moscow Kremlin Museums   Moscow 2,867,295 2018[18]
19
Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum   Tokyo 2,787,770 2018[19]
20
Museum of Modern Art   New York City 2,774,103 2018[20]
21
The National Art Center, Tokyo   Tokyo 2,717,565 2018[21]
22
National Gallery of Victoria   Melbourne 2,565,474 2018[22]
23
Tokyo National Museum   Tokyo 2,431,073 2018[23]
24
Smithsonian American Art Museum   Washington D.C. 2,304,404 2018[24]
24
National Portrait Gallery   Washington D.C. 2,304,404 2018[25]
26
Rijksmuseum   Amsterdam 2,300,000 2018[26]
27
Galleria degli Uffizi   Florence 2,230,914 2018[27]
28
National Museum of Scotland   Edinburgh 2,227,773 2018[28]
29
Van Gogh Museum   Amsterdam 2,190,000 2018[29]
30
Tretyakov Gallery   Moscow 2,148,538 2018[30]
31
Shanghai Museum   Shanghai 2,111,730 2018[31]
32
National Folk Museum of Korea   Seoul 1,813,626 2018[32]
33
National Museum of Singapore   Singapore 1,803,340 2018[33]
33
National Gallery Singapore   Singapore 1,803,340 2018[34]
35
Acropolis Museum   Athens 1,774,304 2018[35]
36
Scottish National Gallery   Edinburgh 1,739,128 2018[36]
37
Galleria dell'Accademia   Florence 1,719,645 2018[37]
38
Art Institute of Chicago   Chicago 1,621,861 2018[38]
39
Royal Academy of Arts   London 1,594,140 2018[39]
40
National Portrait Gallery   London 1,586,451 2018[40]
41
Belvedere   Vienna 1,510,468 2018[41]
42
Getty Center [iii]   Los Angeles 1,509,196 2018[42]
43
Queensland Gallery of Modern Art   Brisbane 1,463,448 2018[43]
44
Australian Centre for the Moving Image   Melbourne 1,412,630 2018[44]
45
Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil   Rio de Janeiro 1,388,664 2018[45]
46
Royal Ontario Museum   Toronto 1,381,712 2018[46]
47
National Museum of Western Art   Tokyo 1,436,941 2018[47]
48
Museum of European and Mediterranean Civilisations(MUCEM)   Marseille 1,335,000 2018[48]
49
Art Gallery of New South Wales   Sydney 1,303,789 2018[49]
50
Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts   Moscow 1,301,832 2018[50]
51
Tate Britain   London 1,272,523 2018[51]
52
Guggenheim Museum Bilbao   Bilbao 1,265,756 2018[52]
53
Musée du quai Branly   Paris 1,261,817 2018[53]
54
Museum of Fine Arts   Boston 1,249,080 2018[54]
55
Petit Palais   Paris 1,203,810 2018[55]
56
Saatchi Gallery   London 1,200,000 2018[56]
57
National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art   Seoul 1,185,168 2018[57]
58
National Museum in Krakow   Krakow 1,147,140 2018[58]
59
Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil   Brasília 1,146,995 2018[59]
60
Louis Vuitton Foundation   Paris 1,142,731 2018[60]
61
Hong Kong Heritage Museum   Hong Kong 1,142,235 2018[61]
62
National Museum of Modern Art   Japan 1,129,270 2018[62]
63
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston   Houston 1,117,269 2018[63]
64
Grand Palais   Paris 1,106,868 2018[64]
65
Dalí Theatre and Museum   Figueres 1,105,169 2018[65]
66
National Museum of the American Indian   Washington, D.C. 1,104,751 2018[66]
67
Gyeongju National Museum   Gyeongju 1,102,837 2018[67]
68
Los Angeles County Museum of Art   Los Angeles 1,096,741 2018[68]
69
Museum of Contemporary Art Australia   Sydney 1,089,551 2018[69]
70
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum   Glasgow 1,054,562 2018[70]
71
Guggenheim Museum   New York City 1,031,085 2018[71]
72
Tel Aviv Museum of Art   Tel Aviv 1,108,323 2018[72]
73
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art   San Francisco 1,014,000 2018[73]
74
Whitney Museum   New York City 1,006,918 2018[74]
75
Albertina   Vienna 1,004,800 2018[75]
76
Musée de l'Orangerie   Paris 1,004,287 2018[76]
76
Montreal Museum of Fine Arts   Montreal 1,004,287 2018[77]
78
Louvre Abu Dhabi   Abu Dhabi 1,000,700 2018[78]
79
National Art Museum of China   Beijing 1,000,000 2018[79]

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