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The Best History Museums in Western Europe

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History museums in Western Europe

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    Van Gogh Museum , Amsterdam
    Art enthusiasts and van Gogh fans will adore visiting the largest collection of the Dutch artist's work at Van Gogh Museum. This museum opene
    Tours from $19
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    Anne Frank House , Amsterdam
    Discover the hiding place where Anne Frank wrote her noteworthy diary during World War II at Anne Frank House. This home site and museum sits
    Tours from $19
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    Vasa Museum , Stockholm
    See the only preserved 17th-century ship in the world at Vasa Museum, the most-visited museum in Scandinavia. This maritime museum on the isl
    Tours from $27
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    Natural History Museum houses one of the world's largest collections of natural history specimens. Here you can see 70 million specimens in t
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    British Museum , London
    See the development of human culture on every continent from prehistory to the present at British Museum. The museum houses one of the larges
    Tours from $29
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