Museums give you a chance to get to know some of the world’s top creative minds, and can provide quite a relaxing reprieve during a trip.
To determine the museums that are regularly on travelers’ lists, travel review site TripAdvisormeasured both the quantity and quality of reviews and ratings on its site over the past 12 months to reveal the top museums in the country of its Travelers’ Choice Awards.
Several of the museums on the list hail from New York City, including the popular Metropolitan Museum of Art, which took the top spot. The museums that made it to the top 10 offer visitors everything from ancient aircraft and classical works of art to bold contemporary pieces and stunning architecture to explore.
Before you plan your next trip, here are the 10 U.S. museums travelers swear by from coast to coast.