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A museum. An institution which has exhibitions on scientific, historical, cultural topics. Typically open to the public as a tourist attraction.
May be more heavily involved in acquiring, conserving or researching such topics.
How to Map
- operator=* - indicates the operator of name of the company operating this museum
- opening_hours=* - hours of opening
- phone=* - phone number of this museum
- website=* - URL of this museum
- wikipedia=* - a link to Wikipedia's article about the museum
- wheelchair=no/yes/limited - suitable for wheelchairs
- subject=* or museum=* - the kind of exhibits / theme that you can experience in the museum TODO: decide which is the best tag to use for this
- tourism=gallery - An art gallery. An institution holding art exhibitions (even if they have "museum" in the name)
- shop=antiques - A shop selling antiques. Occasionally these may have "museum" in the name, and present themselves as museums. If is mostly just a shop, then shop=antiques is better
- amenity=arts_centre - An arts centre. A venue where a variety of arts are performed or conducted
- amenity=theatre - Place where live theatrical performances are held.