The best museums in United States in 2022

These are the top 100 best museums in United States, ranked by their rating and popularity in 2022. Click a museum for more information about the museum, including visitor information, exhibitions and reviews.

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These are the best museums in United States:

  1. American Prohibition Museum1

    American Prohibition Museum

    Savannah
  2. Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum2

    Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum

    Oklahoma City
  3. Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum3

    Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum

    Honolulu
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  5. Iolani Palace4

    Iolani Palace

    Honolulu
  6. Stax Museum5

    Stax Museum

    Memphis
  7. Truman Little White House6

    Truman Little White House

    Key West
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  9. Graceland7

    Graceland

    Memphis
  10. The Breakers8

    The Breakers

    Newport
  11. City Museum9

    City Museum

    St. Louis
  12. Waikīkī Aquarium10

    Waikīkī Aquarium

    Honolulu
  13. Honolulu Zoo11

    Honolulu Zoo

    Honolulu
  14. The Ernest Hemmingway Home and Museum12

    The Ernest Hemmingway Home and Museum

    Key West
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  16. Georgia State Railroad Museum13

    Georgia State Railroad Museum

    Savannah
  17. Old Courthouse14

    Old Courthouse

    St. Louis
  18. National Civil Rights Museum15

    National Civil Rights Museum

    Memphis
  19. Winchester Mystery House16

    Winchester Mystery House

    San Jose
  20. Foster Botanical Garden17

    Foster Botanical Garden

    Honolulu
  21. Oregon Zoo18

    Oregon Zoo

    Portland
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  23. The Sixth Floor Museum At Dealey Plaza19

    The Sixth Floor Museum At Dealey Plaza

    Dallas
  24. Walker Art Center20

    Walker Art Center

    Minneapolis
  25. Loretto Chapel21

    Loretto Chapel

    Santa Fe
  26. Queen Emma Summer Palace Museum22

    Queen Emma Summer Palace Museum

    Honolulu
  27. Lyon Arboretum and Botanical Garden23

    Lyon Arboretum and Botanical Garden

    Honolulu
  28. Forest Park24

    Forest Park

    St. Louis
  29. Owens-thomas House25

    Owens-thomas House

    Savannah
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  31. Meow Wolf26

    Meow Wolf

    Santa Fe
  32. Congregation Mickve Israel27

    Congregation Mickve Israel

    Savannah
  33. The Elms Mansion28

    The Elms Mansion

    Newport
  34. Hawaii State Art Museum29

    Hawaii State Art Museum

    Honolulu
  35. Hawaii Mission Houses Museum30

    Hawaii Mission Houses Museum

    Honolulu
  36. Key West Shipwreck Museum31

    Key West Shipwreck Museum

    Key West
  37. Key West Lighthouse & Keeper's Quarters Museum32

    Key West Lighthouse & Keeper's Quarters Museum

    Key West
  38. The Honolulu Museum of Art33

    The Honolulu Museum of Art

    Honolulu
  39. Natural History Museum of Utah34

    Natural History Museum of Utah

    Salt Lake City
  40. United States Army Museum of Hawaii35

    United States Army Museum of Hawaii

    Honolulu
  41. Indiana State Museum36

    Indiana State Museum

    Indianapolis
  42. Indiana War Memorial Military Museum37

    Indiana War Memorial Military Museum

    Indianapolis
  43. Green-meldrim House38

    Green-meldrim House

    Savannah
  44. Perot Museum of Nature and Science39

    Perot Museum of Nature and Science

    Dallas
  45. Missouri Botanical Garden40

    Missouri Botanical Garden

    St. Louis
  46. The Albuquerque Museum of Art & History41

    The Albuquerque Museum of Art & History

    Albuquerque
  47. Woodruff-fontaine House42

    Woodruff-fontaine House

    Memphis
  48. Saint Louis Art Museum43

    Saint Louis Art Museum

    St. Louis
  49. Fort Jackson44

    Fort Jackson

    Savannah
  50. The Dallas Contemporary45

    The Dallas Contemporary

    Dallas
  51. Portland Art Museum46

    Portland Art Museum

    Portland
  52. 47

    Ralph Mark Gilbert Civil Rights Museum

    Savannah
  53. Virginia Museum of Fine Arts48

    Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

    Richmond
  54. American International Rattlesnake Museum49

    American International Rattlesnake Museum

    Albuquerque
  55. Ss William G. Mather50

    Ss William G. Mather

    Cleveland
  56. The Freakybuttrue Peculiarium and Museum51

    The Freakybuttrue Peculiarium and Museum

    Portland
  57. Fort East Martello Museum & Gardens52

    Fort East Martello Museum & Gardens

    Key West
  58. Washington Place53

    Washington Place

    Honolulu
  59. Nasher Sculpture Center54

    Nasher Sculpture Center

    Dallas
  60. Andrew Low House Museum55

    Andrew Low House Museum

    Savannah
  61. Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory56

    Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory

    Key West
  62. Indian Pueblo Cultural Center57

    Indian Pueblo Cultural Center

    Albuquerque
  63. The Old Red Museum of Dallas County History58

    The Old Red Museum of Dallas County History

    Dallas
  64. Uss Cod Submarine Memorial59

    Uss Cod Submarine Memorial

    Cleveland
  65. Tallahassee Auto Museum60

    Tallahassee Auto Museum

    Tallahassee
  66. Edna S. Purcell House61

    Edna S. Purcell House

    Minneapolis
  67. Minneapolis Institute of Art62

    Minneapolis Institute of Art

    Minneapolis
  68. Palace of the Governors63

    Palace of the Governors

    Santa Fe
  69. Cleveland Metroparks Zoo64

    Cleveland Metroparks Zoo

    Cleveland
  70. The Children's Museum of Indianapolis65

    The Children's Museum of Indianapolis

    Indianapolis
  71. Oregon Museum of Science and Industry66

    Oregon Museum of Science and Industry

    Portland
  72. Dallas World Aquarium67

    Dallas World Aquarium

    Dallas
  73. Site Santa Fe68

    Site Santa Fe

    Santa Fe
  74. Family History Library69

    Family History Library

    Salt Lake City
  75. Cleveland Museum of Natural History70

    Cleveland Museum of Natural History

    Cleveland
  76. Missouri History Museum71

    Missouri History Museum

    St. Louis
  77. Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum72

    Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum

    San Jose
  78. American Swedish Institute73

    American Swedish Institute

    Minneapolis
  79. A Christmas Story House Museum74

    A Christmas Story House Museum

    Cleveland
  80. Chateau-sur-mer Mansion75

    Chateau-sur-mer Mansion

    Newport
  81. Lowell Observatory76

    Lowell Observatory

    Flagstaff
  82. National Museum of Nuclear Science and History77

    National Museum of Nuclear Science and History

    Albuquerque
  83. Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians78

    Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians

    Indianapolis
  84. Anderson Abruzzo Balloon Museum79

    Anderson Abruzzo Balloon Museum

    Albuquerque
  85. Sorrel Weed House80

    Sorrel Weed House

    Savannah
  86. Brooks Museum of Art81

    Brooks Museum of Art

    Memphis
  87. World Forestry Center82

    World Forestry Center

    Portland
  88. Cleveland Museum of Art83

    Cleveland Museum of Art

    Cleveland
  89. Joseph Smith Memorial Building84

    Joseph Smith Memorial Building

    Salt Lake City
  90. Science Museum of Virginia85

    Science Museum of Virginia

    Richmond
  91. Key West Tropical Forest and Botanical Garden86

    Key West Tropical Forest and Botanical Garden

    Key West
  92. Weisman Art Museum87

    Weisman Art Museum

    Minneapolis
  93. Hogle Zoo88

    Hogle Zoo

    Salt Lake City
  94. Juliette Gordon Low's Birthplace89

    Juliette Gordon Low's Birthplace

    Savannah
  95. Dallas Museum of Art90

    Dallas Museum of Art

    Dallas
  96. Main Branch Cleveland Public Library91

    Main Branch Cleveland Public Library

    Cleveland
  97. Scott Joplin House State Historic Site92

    Scott Joplin House State Historic Site

    St. Louis
  98. Indiana Experience93

    Indiana Experience

    Indianapolis
  99. Kurt Vonnegut Museum and Library94

    Kurt Vonnegut Museum and Library

    Indianapolis
  100. Poe Museum95

    Poe Museum

    Richmond
  101. The Cotton Museum At the Memphis Cotton Exchange96

    The Cotton Museum At the Memphis Cotton Exchange

    Memphis
  102. Telfair Academy of Arts and Sciences97

    Telfair Academy of Arts and Sciences

    Savannah
  103. Historic Fort Snelling98

    Historic Fort Snelling

    Minneapolis
  104. 99

    King-tisdell Cottage

    Savannah
  105. Chimborazo Medical Museum100

    Chimborazo Medical Museum

    Richmond

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