Most-Visited Museums in Moscow Revealed

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The Department of Culture of Moscow has announced the seven most-visited museums in Moscow in 2015, the "Moscow" news agency reported Wednesday.

The list includes only institutions subordinate to the department and coming under the auspices of the Ministry of Culture, and so excludes the Tretyakov Gallery, the Pushkin Museum or the Kremlin Museum.

The most popular museums were "Tsaritsyno" Museum-Reserve, the State Darwin Museum, the State Museum of Ceramics and Kuskovo Estate, the Memorial Museum of Cosmonautics, Moscow Museum, the Museum and Exhibition Association "Arena" and the Multimedia Art Museum.

On average, they were visited by about four million people over the course of the year.

A total of 90 museums and exhibition halls subordinate to the department were attended by over 11 million people.