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art galleries:

see museums of artmuseums of art,
institutions or buildings where works of art are kept for display or safekeeping. The word museum derives from the Greek mouseion, meaning temple to the works of the Muses.
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Hence, we will walk you through the five best art galleries in Slovakia's capital, all of which offer much more than paintings on the wall.
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PeteNelson, lead developer at TAK!, who designed and developed the site, said: " We are all aware of the value of high- quality content and many of the UK's museums and art galleries are sitting on goldmines of digitised images and artifacts that could be utilised by schools, universities and the general public, but are simplynot accessible.
The success of the media strategy led other museums and art galleries in North America to implement similar practices for other exhibitions of Rodin sculptures, including those at the Vancouver Art Gallery in British Columbia; The Detroit Institute of Arts; the University of Kentucky Art Museum; the Whatcom Museum of History and Art in Bellingham, Washington; and the Pensacola Museum of Art in Florida.
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