Fair Weather Museum Roundup

August 28, 2013

Armenia, Germany, Iceland, Japan, Scotland, Spain, USA, Wales

We’ve almost reached the end of August, but with a little bit of luck it’s not the end of summer. Or maybe we’ll have a golden Autumn. Whatever the season, when the weather is fair, there are plenty of outdoors museum destinations to head to. Here’s a round up of some of my favourites that have featured on Museum Diary.

Open Air Museums


Domäne Dahlem, Berlin, Germany

Historic Village of Hokkaido, Sapporo, Japan

Museumsdorf Düppel, Berlin, Germany

St Fagan’s National History Museum, near Cardiff, Wales

Sculpture Gardens & Parks


Ásmundarsafn – Ásmundur Sveinsson Museum & Sculpture Garden, Reykjavík, Iceland

Hnitbörg – Einar Jónsson Museum & Sculpture Garden, Reykjavík, Iceland

Jupiter Artland, near Edinburgh, Scotland

National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden, Washington, D.C., USA

‘Human Traces’ Art Trail (Neanderthal Museum), Mettmann, Germany

Yerevan ‘Cascade’, Yerevan, Armenia

Other Open Air Venues


Jewish Museum Berlin Gardens, Berlin, Germany

Parc Güell, Barcelona, Spain

Peacock Island, Berlin, Germany

Tudor Place Gardens, Washington D.C., USA

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