Museums questions This is a list of recently added questions about museums. In which Nordic country was this photo taken?Norway. The Kon-Tiki Museum in Oslo houses vessels and maps from the 1964 Kon-Tiki expedition, during which Norwegian etnographer Thor Heyerdahl sailed 8,000 km (5,000 mi) across the Pacific Ocean in a self-built raft from South America to the Tuamotu Islands.Created by: globalquiz.orgNorway riddles »hard 46% DenmarkDenmark466SwedenSweden298NorwayNorway1380IcelandIceland829 Who was driving the famed zebra carriage in London?Walter Rotschild. The 2nd baron of Rotschild was a keen zoologist. He owned the largest zoological collection ever amassed by a private individual: 2,250,000 butterflies, 300,000 bird skins, 30,000 beetles, as well as thousands of specimens of other animals. He sponsored many explorers and scientists, hence many animals species are today named after him. In his will, he donated the collection to the British Museum. It was the greatest accession which that institution has ever received.Created by: globalquiz.orgLondon riddles »hard 46% Queen VictoriaQueen Victoria1511Walter RotschildWalter Rotschild4861Andrew Lloyd WebberAndrew Lloyd Webber3347StingSting840 Where is this well known spiral gallery located in?New York. Designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, the cylindrical building of the Guggenheim Museum is one of the 20th century's most important architectural landmarks. Its unique ramp gallery extends from just under the skylight in the ceiling in a long, continuous spiral until it reaches the ground level.Created by: KasiaNew York riddles »hard 58% New YorkNew York6069LondonLondon1180TokyoTokyo2224ParisParis839 The Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao is one of the well known landmarks of Spain. Who was Guggenheim?Famous businessman and art collector. Solomon R. Guggenheim was born into a wealthy mining family. He founded the Yukon Gold Company in Alaska among his other businesses. He retired in 1919 to devote more time to art collecting and in 1937 established a foundation to foster the appreciation of modern art.Created by: Kasiahistory of Spain riddles »hard 45% famous sculptorfamous sculptor1257famous architectfamous architect4156famous businessman and art collectorfamous businessman and art collector5156famous art teacher and criticfamous art teacher and critic853 Where was this photo taken?In Bilbao. One of the most admired works of contemporary architecture, The Guggenheim Museum Bilbao was opened in 1997. Computer simulations of the building's structure made it feasible to build shapes that architects of earlier eras would have found nearly impossible to constructCreated by: Kasiageography of Spain riddles »hard 51% in Bilbaoin Bilbao10773in Helsinkiin Helsinki4243in Viennain Vienna2051in Barcelonain Barcelona3967 Play culture quiz and see all the questions.