12 Incredible Cultural Spaces Around the World

7 April 2015

Sometimes the space is just as important as what's on show. The world is full of incredible cultural institutions that often don't receive enough credit for their own beauty as well as what exhibits they hold.

Scroll down to see images that highlight the architectural beauty of 12 cultural spaces around the world.


The ceiling of the British Museum projects art on the walls. Photo: @dudascheibe
 Spooky! The Mexican Embassy in Paris was cast in red for a recent party. Photo: @lovingjune

The Chinati Foundation at Marfa, Texas, boxes us in. Photo: @gokateshoot
 Columns in the Grand Palace frame the Bangkok sky. Photo: @bonayphotography
 New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art lets the outside in. Photo: @dinnerswithfriends
 A quirky interior in Granada's Parque Central Bell Tower. Photo: @elcaminotravel
 We'd visit the Santo Domingo Museum of Porcelain just for this serene courtyard. Photo: @exploristory
 The Sistine Chapel's got nothing on Istanbul's Blue Mosque. Photo: @hifromhere
 Family ties on display at Udaipur City Palace in Rajasthan, India. Photo: @jetsetterproblems
 Can't go around it, can't go over it, have to go under it to get to Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Photo: @marinabv
 Inside Ernest Hemingway's Writing Room at Key West, Florida. Photo: @maryfitz
 These kids have decided the Museo Nacional de Escultura (The National Sculpture Museum) at Valladolid, Spain, is a place to play. Photo: @museoescultura

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