Museu de Cera de Petropolis (Petropolis Wax Museum)

Jack Sparrow

The city of Petropolis, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil has its own wax museum with real and fictional characters made by the sculptor Henry Alvarez.

Jack Sparrow
Jack Sparrow
Dom Pedro II
Dom Pedro II - The second emperor of Brasil
Albert Einstein
Albert Einstein

www.museudeceradepetropolis.com.br

Seattle Pinball Museum

Seattle Pinball Museum

Not really sure if this can be effectively called a museum, but its a start and deserves a wow anyway!

Seattle Pinball Museum


Via Gamester Arcade 81.

Seattle Pinball Museum @ Facebook

Museo de La Moda – Virtual Tour (Santiago)

Museo de la Moda

The Museo de la Moda has significative clothing collections covering from the 5th century up to nowadays.

You can take a virtual tour by clicking on the image bellow.

Museo de la Moda

Museo de la Moda

Museo de la Moda

www.museodelamoda.cl

National Museum of Singapore – Night Festival

National Museum of Singapore

In 2008, during the Night Festival, The National Museum of Singapore received large scale projections in its façade made by the australian company The Electric Canvas. Check it out:

National Museum of Singapore

Photos: Jony

www.nationalmuseum.sg

El Museo del Bario website design (New York)

El Museo del Bario

El Museo del Bario in New York welcomes visitors of all backgrounds to discover the artistic landscape of the Latino, Caribbean, and Latin American cultures. Their richness is represented in its wide-ranging collections and exhibitions, complemented by film, literary, visual and performing arts series, cultural celebrations, and educational programs.

They have a great website design, that is not only functional, but successful  in using colors to represent the cultural diversity of latin america.

El Museo del Bario

elmuseo.org

Contemporary Jewish Museum (San Francisco)

Contemporary Jewish Museum

The Contemporary Jewish Museum was found in 1984, in San Francisco, California, USA. Its core purpose is to be an engaging forum for diverse audiences where new perspectives on Jewish culture, history, art, and ideas thrive. The building, designed by the architect Daniel Libeskind, embodies a number of symbolic references to Jewish concepts.

Contemporary Jewish Museum
Photographer: Bruce Damonte - Courtesy of the Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco.
Contemporary Jewish Museum
Photographer: Bruce Damonte - Courtesy of the Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco.
Contemporary Jewish Museum
Photographer: Bitter & Bredt - Courtesy of the Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco.
Contemporary Jewish Museum
Photographer: Mark Darley - Courtesy of the Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco. View from the Westin Hotel, San Francisco.
Contemporary Jewish Museum
Photographer: Mark Darley - Courtesy of the Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco.
Contemporary Jewish Museum
Photographer: Bruce Damonte - Courtesy of the Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco
Contemporary Jewish Museum
Photographer: Bitter & Bredt - Courtesy of the Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco.
Contemporary Jewish Museum
Photographer: Bitter & Bredt - Courtesy of the Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco.

www.thecjm.org

Museu Nacional do Mar – Virtual Tour (São Francisco do Sul)

Museu Nacional do Mar

The National Sea Museum, located in São Francisco do Sul, Santa Catarina, Brazil, has more than 60 boats in natural sizes and 200 modeling pieces and naval crafts to tell stories about  the art and the wisdom of the men who live in the sea. The 15 rooms with different themes shows the variety of tradicional brazilian boats. They have a very good virtual tour you can see by clicking on the image bellow.

Museu Nacional do Mar

Museu Nacional do Mar

Museu Nacional do Mar

Museu Nacional do Mar

http://www.museunacionaldomar.com.br

Virtual Tour

Sistine Chapel – Virtual Tour

Sistine Chapel

Sistine Chapel

Click on the image to go to the Sistine Chapel’s virtual tour.

Rapperswil-jona Municipal Museum (Zurich)

Rapperswil-jona Municipal Museum

The Rapperswil-jona Municipal Museum is a museum of local history and art in Rapperswil, canton of St. Gallen in Switzerland. It is situated in three Middle Ages buildings, commonly called “Breny-Haus” and “Breny-Turm”. The bronze façade was recently designed by :mlzd architects.

Rapperswil-jona Municipal Museum

Rapperswil-jona Municipal Museum

Rapperswil-jona Municipal Museum

Rapperswil-jona Municipal Museum

Rapperswil-jona Municipal Museum

Rapperswil-jona Municipal Museum

Via knstrct

Coca-Cola 125th year exhibition at SantralIstanbul

Coca-cola 125th exhibition

Coca-cola 125th exhibition

Coca-cola 125th exhibition

Coca-cola 125th exhibition

Coca-cola 125th exhibition

Coca Cola – 125th Year Exhibition from Antilop on Vimeo.

The SantralIstanbul is an arts and cultural complex located at the upper end of Golden Horn in the Eyüp district of Istanbul, Turkey.

More info about the exhibition at antilop.co

Tamayo Art Museum ad (Paseo de la Reforma, Mexico City)

Tamayo Art Museum

Tamayo Art Museum

Tamayo Art Museum

Via Ad Sora

Royal Ontario Museum (Toronto)

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Royal Ontario Museum

Photo: greyloch

Royal Ontario Museum

Photo: phylosophygeek 

Royal Ontario Museum

Photo: Pearl Vas

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Photo: Michael Cavén

ROM

Photo: Kenn Chaplin

ROM

Photo: Ian Mutto

www.rom.on.ca

Edemar Cid Ferreira’s ex-mansion-museum-like

Edemar Cid Ferreira's ex-mansion-museum-like

Edemar Cid Ferreira is an ex-banker, with a big passion for the arts, whose bank broke in 2004. He was dumped from his mansion by justice in 2011 january. Seeing the pictures you’ll understand why this mansion is in this blog.

Edemar Cid Ferreira's ex-mansion-museum-like

Edemar Cid Ferreira's ex-mansion-museum-like

Edemar Cid Ferreira's ex-mansion-museum-like

Edemar Cid Ferreira's ex-mansion-museum-like

Edemar Cid Ferreira's ex-mansion-museum-like

Edemar Cid Ferreira's ex-mansion-museum-like

Edemar Cid Ferreira's ex-mansion-museum-like

Edemar Cid Ferreira's ex-mansion-museum-like

Via Uol Notícias (more images) and Folha.com (the history).

Denver Art Museum

Denver Art Museum
Denver Art Museum
The entrance to the Frederic C. Hamilton Building at the Denver Art Museum. Photo by Kevin Hester. Courtesy of the Denver Art Museum.
Denver Art Museum
Downtown Denver and the Denver Art Museum new addition designed by Daniel Libeskind. © Jeff Goldberg/Esto. Courtesy of the Denver Art Museum.
Denver Art Museum
The south end of the Denver Art Museum's new addition designed by Daniel Libeskind. ©Denver Art Museum 2009 Photo Jeff Wells
Denver Art Museum
The four-story El Pomar Grand Atrium in the Denver Art Museum’s Frederic C. Hamilton Building. © by Jeff Goldberg/Esto. Courtesy of the Denver Art Museum.
Denver Art Museum
The four-story El Pomar Grand Atrium in the Denver Art Museum’s Frederic C. Hamilton Building. © by Jeff Goldberg/Esto. Courtesy of the Denver Art Museum.
Denver Art Museum
Hamilton Building Museum Shop and Café. ©Denver Art Museum 2009 Photo Jeff Wells
Denver Art Museum
Ponti Hall in the North Building. ©Denver Art Museum Photo by Jeff Wells
Denver Art Museum
Schlessman Hall in the North Building. ©Denver Art Museum 2008 Photo Jeff Wells
Denver Art Museum
Lewis I. Sharp Auditorium. ©Denver Art Museum Photo by Jeff Wells

www.denverartmuseum.org

Computer Game Museum: Guerrilla Marketing in a building (Berlim)

Computer Games Museum

Computer Games Museum

Museu do Futebol (São Paulo)

Museu do Futebol

Museu do Futebol

Museu do Futebol

Museu do Futebol

Museu do Futebol

www.museudofutebol.org.br

Vitra Design Museum (Weil am Rhein)

Vitra Design Museum

Vitra Design Museum

Vitra Design Museum

Vitra Design Museum

Vitra Design Museum

Vitra Design Museum

Vitra Design Museum

The view from google maps is a must see.

www.design-museum.de

Via Beirouth

The Torture Museum. Guerrilla Marketing: Sandwich Man (Amsterdam)

Torture Museum

Torture Museum

http://www.torturemuseum.com/

Advertising Agency: Y&R, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Creative Directors: Robert den BremerEdward Romunde
Art Director/Illustrator: Theo Korf
Copywriter/Photographer: Lionell Schuring
Sandwichman: Patric van Beek
Released: August 2006

Museu Oscar Niemeyer (Curitiba)

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Photo: Davisom Trevisan

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Photo: Nicolas Rigal

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Photo: Barbara Fiedler
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Photo: Ana Flávia Andrade
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Photo: Marcello Schiavon

Museo Nazionale del Fumetto: Comics are art. Just funnier.

Waking up
Waking up
Waking up
The bill
The bill
Sure shot
Sure shot

The Fart

The look out

The strip poker

www.museoitalianodelfumetto.it

Advertising Agency: JWT, Milan, Italy
Creative Director: Pietro Maestri
Art Directors: Cristiana BoccassiniFlavio Mainoli
Copywriter: Bruno BertelliPaolo Cesano
Illustrator: Manlio Truscia

Mac/Val Contemporary Art Museum Restaurant: Leftovers

MacVal Contemporary Art Museum Restaurant

MacVal Contemporary Art Museum Restaurant

MacVal Contemporary Art Museum Restaurant

MacVal Contemporary Art Museum Restaurant

MacVal Contemporary Art Museum Restaurant

www.macval.fr

Agency: CLM BBDO, France
Creative Director: Anne de Maupeou
Art director / Copywriter: Dimitri Guerassimov
Photographer / Retouching: Jerome Bryon, Clement Nachbauer