Cleveland Museum of Art ranked one of nation’s best

Cleveland Museum of ArtCLEVELAND– Cleveland is a city of winners, from NBA Champion Cleveland Cavaliers to our world-renown museums.

Business Insider released its list of the top 25 museums in the country on Wednesday.  The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City claimed the number one spot. But right behind it was our Cleveland Museum of Art.

The list was compiled using date from Foursquare. There are more than 35,000 museums in the United States.

Cleveland Museum of ArtThe article features a photo of Cleveland’s cast of “The Thinker,” which had its base and legs destroyed by a bomb in 1970.

The Cleveland Museum of Art opened its door in 1916. In 2002, the museum began a $350 million project that included the interactive Gallery One, the enclosed glass atrium and two new wings.

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