5 amazing international museums worth a visit

Art, history and much more abound at these delightful destinations.

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The Israel Museum The Israel Museum (Photo: Borya Galperin / Shutterstock)

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The Israel Museum

Located atop a picturesque hill in Jerusalem, the Israel Museum features a diverse collection of art, including a carved female figurine believed to be the oldest piece of artwork in the world. The 20-acre campus is also home to 500,000 other works of art including paintings and sculptures by modern masters like Auguste Rodin and Pablo Picasso. The museum is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year with events and special exhibits, including one gathering masterpieces of the last 50 years.

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