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You know Miguel de Cervantes as the creator of Don Quixote, ๐Ÿ“š but did you know that he was also a soldier and an explorer?

Follow us on the #RoutesOfCervantes ๐Ÿด to discover a life full of adventures: g.co/TheRoutesOfCervantes
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We are delighted to welcome the Sydney Opera House to the Cultural Institute. A collection of over 1,000 artifacts, documenting 60 years of history, is waiting to be discovered!

The story begins here: g.co/sydneyoperahouse
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The influential (and sometimes controversial) #SigmundFreud was born 160 years ago today! Celebrate his life and legacy with The Freud Museum London's exhibit, 'Sigmund Freud: A Life in Psychoanalysis'.

Lay down on his couch (yes, this is the real one!) and let your unconscious be your guide... goo.gl/CTdMsd๏ปฟ
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So much of the beauty and power of art lives in the details...

Meet the #GoogleArtCamera by the Google Cultural Institute and enjoy masterpieces by Van Gogh, Monet, Signac and many more in ultra high resolution: https://goo.gl/vRtwQL

Artwork: The Port of Rotterdam, by Signac, from the collection of the Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen
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๐ŸŒ Dawn of Peace, Salvatore de Fazio, #EastSideGallery๏ปฟ
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Happy to welcome the #MuseumOfTheWorld ย collection! #hurrah ๐Ÿ™Œ
Today we launch a unique partnership with +Google Cultural Instituteย creating new ways to discover the collection!

Over 5,000 objects can now be fully explored in Google Cultural Institute, including virtual exhibits and new gigapixel imagery. Plus a new interactive Google Chrome experience #โ€ŽMuseumOfTheWorldโ€ฌ enables you to jump back in time, listen to curators share their insights, and connect objects across time and space!

Find out more at britishmuseum.org/withgoogle
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Today is #ArmisticeDay ย in France and the UK. Our partner +Europeanaย shares the moving stories of 25 soldiers from the same town in England who lost their lives during First World War.ย 
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#ArtWorkOftheDay Happy Diwali to our Indian friends all over the world! Celebrate the festival of lights with 'Princess enjoying a sparkler in the month of Karttika', a manuscript page from the collection of the National Museum, New Delhi. #HappyDiwali #Painting ย 
https://goo.gl/dLD1f4ย 
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#ArtworkOfTheDay ๐ŸŽ‚ Happy birthday to William Hogarth who painted this portrait of David Garrick and his wife.ย 
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Would you like to explore Japan with us? ๐ŸŒ Let's visit Gokayama historical village today!
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