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Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, known as the Met, is the largest art museum in the US and one of the ten largest in the world. It’s permanent collection contains more than 2 million works of art. The main building, located on the eastern edge…

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Salzburg Panorama Museum

June 2, 2010 In the early 19th century, 360 degree panorama paintings of famous cities were very popular. The Salzburg Panorama Museum in Salzburg’s old town features one created in 1829 by Johann Michael Sattler shows the city from the top of the Hohensalzburg Fortress.…

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May 24, 2010 – Vienna, Austria The vast grounds of the former imperial stables are now the home to several impressive, cutting-edge museums.  The MuseumsQuartier features seven unique museums joined together with a big courtyard in the center with fountains, cafes, and ever-changing lounge furniture.…

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Day One in Vienna

May 22, 2010 – Vienna, Austria Our first day in Vienna Austria takes us to a performance of the famous Spanish Riding School in the Hofburg Palace, a tour through the Imperial apartments including the luxurious china ware, and finally we visit the Kunst Historical…