Tag:tourism=museum

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Description
A museum.
Used on these elements
may be used on nodesshould not be used on waysmay be used on areasshould not be used on relations
Useful combination
Status: ApprovedPage for proposal

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.

Useful combination tags

If you wish to supply extra information use these tags alongside tourism=museum

name=*
operator=*
building=*
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

Similar Tags

  • 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.

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